The Daily Northwestern

Republican House challengers concede to Illinois Democrats from Evanston

Kristina Karisch and Ryan Wangman

November 9, 2016

Filed under City, Election 2016, Local

Republican candidate for Congress Joan McCarthy Lasonde said her fight wasn’t over as she conceded to U.S. Rep. Jan Schakowsky (D-Ill.) Tuesday night. Voting results provided by the Chicago Board of Elections and Cook County Cle...

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel slated for One Book talk

Patrick Svitek, Online Managing Editor

November 19, 2012

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel will highlight this year’s One Book One Northwestern theme in an on-campus address next week, the University announced Monday. Emanuel, a Northwestern alumnus who served as chief of staff for President...

For Obama supporters at CNN event, ‘nothing compares’ to Grant Park

Cat Zakrzewski, Assistant Campus Editor

November 6, 2012

Filed under Blogs, Daily Decision

CHICAGO — For many gathered at CNN's public watch party for Election Night in Chicago, President Obama’s ticketed event at McCormick Place was simply not an option. The news network put up a large screen on the Thompson...

For Obama supporters at CNN event, ‘nothing compares’ to Grant Park

Cat Zakrzewski, Assistant Campus Editor

November 6, 2012

Filed under Blogs, Daily Decision

For many gathered at CNN's public watch party for Election Night in Chicago, President Obama’s ticketed event at McCormick Place was simply not an option. The news network put up a large screen on the Thompson Center in the...

Obama visits field office, shoots hoops for Election Day in Chicago

Patrick Svitek, Online Managing Editor

November 6, 2012

Filed under Blogs, Daily Decision

President Barack Obama swung by a South Side field office today and continued his Election Day tradition of playing pick-up basketball in Chicago. Obama surprised about 30 volunteers this morning at his campaign's Hyde Park...