Toni Preckwinkle

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

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:


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 Mayor


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 Governor


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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