Word on the street, 49th Ward Alderman Joe Moore may be leaving the City Council. Governor Pat Quinn is considering naming Moore to head the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, sources say. Read »
Howard Brookins Jr. says aldermen are the "face of all government." Why they're the only politicians some Chicagoans have heard of. Read »
Allowing the mayor of Chicago to appoint aldermen has helped facilitate Daley's one-man rule. It's time to return to special elections. Read »
Ricardo Munoz and two fellow progressive aldermen can't get a quorum. Read »
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