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CHICAGO — “The best wishes of the entire City of Chicago join those of people around the world in celebration of Nelson Mandela’s 95th birthday. Out of prison he united a nation, and in sickness he [...]
CHICAGO — I want to thank CEO Byrd-Bennett, the Board, the Commission and the tens of thousands of community members who have played an invaluable role in helping to ensure every child in this city has [...]
Statement from Mayor Rahm Emanuel on the U.S. Senate’s Failure to Pass Comprehensive Gun Safety Legislation
CHICAGO — Today we saw politics get in the way of what should be our first priority: protecting residents and making communities safe for our children. The victims of gun crimes across this country deserve a [...]