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Chicago Sun-Times - Politics

City asks judge to extend order silencing police union president and broaden it to include other union leaders

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No to Bo? Gaming board deals Lynwood and Bo Jackson backed Calumet City bids out of south suburban casino game

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Clout-heavy janitorial company sues City Hall to hang onto lucrative O'Hare deal

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On eve of Rahm Emanuel Senate confirmation hearing, Jen Psaki pressed about Laquan McDonald shooting

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21 Chicago cops in no-pay status after refusing to tell city if they are vaccinated

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Black Caucus urges Lightfoot to cancel guaranteed minimum income plan, put $31.5 million toward violence prevention

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Arne Duncan 'not interested' in run for mayor

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Dental hygienists in Illinois face a roadblock from dentists lobby as they've pushed to do more

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Pritzker pushes COVID booster shots for eligible residents

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Rahm Emanuel grilled on Laquan McDonald murder by only one senator at confirmation hearing

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Lightfoot shrank force to help balance budget — but tells new cops she won't 'defund police'

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The Illinois congressional remap: Inside story on internal Democratic wrangling

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Internal investigation of botched police raid stymied by mayor's launch of parallel probe, former inspector general says

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City official should be fired, 2 others punished for coal plant implosion debacle in Little Village, watchdog says

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Life sciences project marks kickoff of Lincoln Yards development

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Goodbye Chicago, hello Tokyo!

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Democrats blast Gardiner for 'misogynistic, homophobic, and obscene language ... repugnant, rude, and vulgar conduct'

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Compliance with COVID-19 vaccine mandate for city workers worst among police, firefighters

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Officials bemoan city's mail service, but the problem, like rot, starts at the top

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Pritzker drops nearly $7 million on campaign advertising — more than four times total spending of his four GOP rivals

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Biden announces plan to halt spread of 'forever chemicals'

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McKinley Park asphalt plant fined after hundreds of complaints, owner is appealing

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Trump files lawsuit to block release of Jan. 6 documents

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Departing inspector general's final quarterly report chock-full of wrongdoing — again

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Colin Powell, former secretary of state, has died from COVID-19 complications

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In Illinois, new reports reveal Trump Republicans' fundraising strength

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CPD restricts time off for officers as union fights Lightfoot on COVID-19 vaccination reporting mandate

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Postal delivery delays slammed at congressional field hearing in Chicago

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Dem Rep. Marie Newman slams new Democratic Illinois congressional map

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Judge orders FOP president not make any public comments on city's vaccine policy

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County Democrats hear candidate pitches — including challengers to Sheriff Dart calling for 'change over complacency'

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Gov. Pritzker and wife report earning $2.2 million in taxable income last year, paying $760,000 in state, federal taxes

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Another COVID-19 Halloween: Officials urge trick-or-treating caution as statewide numbers improve

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Some pot shops would have to prove social equity status to City Council members — not just the state — under proposed ordinance

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Chicago cop who accused ex-Supt. Eddie Johnson of sexual harassment seeking on-duty disability checks, citing PTSD

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