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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...

Evanston Democrats sweep races

Susan Du, City Editor

November 7, 2012

Filed under City, Local, Politics

U.S. Rep. Jan Schakowsky (D-IL), State Sen. Daniel Biss (D-Skokie) and State Rep. Robyn Gabel (D-Evanston) all won by a wide margin Tuesday night against Republican challengers Timothy Wolfe, Glenn Farkas and Eric Lieberman....

Updated: Obama wins re-election, news outlets project

Patrick Svitek, Online Managing Editor

November 6, 2012

Filed under Blogs, Daily Decision

CHICAGO — President Barack Obama won re-election tonight shortly after news outlets projected that he would claim electoral victory in battleground state Ohio. "We're all in this together," Obama tweeted moments after NBC...

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...