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Who's Running for Chicago Mayor? Sept. 21 Update

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    Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel's surprise announcement that he would not seek a third term in office set off a flurry of speculation for dozens of potential candidates. 

    As of Sept. 21, here's a look at who's running, who isn't and who might jump into the race:

    RUNNING

    Dorothy Brown

    Amara Enyia

    Ja'Mal Green

    William Kelly

    John Kozlar

    Troy LaRaviere

    Lori Lightfoot

    Garry McCarthy

    Matthew Roney

    Neal Sales-Griffin

    Paul Vallas

    Willie Wilson

    Jerry Joyce Jr

    Gery Chico

    Bill Daley

    Toni Preckwinkle

    These Are the Candidates Running for Chicago MayorThese Are the Candidates Running for Chicago Mayor

    MIGHT RUN

    LaShawn Ford

    Jesus "Chuy" Garcia

    Susana Mendoza

    Joe Moreno

    Ricardo Munoz

    Maria Pappas

    Mike Quigley

    Michael Sacks

    Roderick Sawyer

    Kurt Summers

    Tom Tunney

    These Are the Candidates Running for Illinois GovernorThese Are the Candidates Running for Illinois Governor

    NOT RUNNING

    Luis Gutierrez

    Valerie Jarrett

    Lisa Madigan

    Anna Valencia

    Arne Duncan

    Carlos Ramirez-Rosa

    Tom Dart

    Kwame Raoul

    Pat Quinn

    Bridget Gainer

    Ameya Pawar

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