Mayor Makes Emotional Appeal Against CPS Boycott - NBC Chicago

    Mayor Makes Emotional Appeal Against CPS Boycott

    Mayor Emanuel makes an emotional appeal to parents to keep their kids in school. He is asking them to ignore calls for a boycott to protest school closings and other budget cutbacks on Wednesday. Community leaders and parents say the demonstration is a way for them to take a stand for their rights. The group will meet in front of CPS Headquarters at 8:30am. NBC5’S Natalie Martinez has the story. (Published Tuesday, Aug 27, 2013) Mayor Emanuel makes an emotional appeal to parents to keep their kids in school. He is asking them to ignore calls for a boycott to protest school... See More