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Daley Plaza and Chicago City Hall

December 17, 2014

Despite slight drop, city council still ‘rubber stamp’ for mayor

Few dissenters among Chicago aldermen, report finds

Stephen Schlickman

December 9, 2014

UIC transportation forum questions governance

Can a change in governance improve transit?

Chicago buildings in River North

September 11, 2014

Lecture series focuses on Chicago politics, civic issues

Civic leaders, scholars address social, economic, political conditions

Toni Preckwinkle

June 3, 2014

Commissioners vote with Preckwinkle more than predecessor

Cook County president’s record similar to Chicago mayors with City Council

Bruce Katz

October 7, 2013

Policy experts to discuss ‘next economy’ for region

Metro areas seen as drivers of the economy

Dick Simpson at City Council meeting

April 9, 2013

Emanuel has more council support than Daleys

“A more compliant ‘rubber stamp’ city council than any mayor in recent history,” report says.

Robert Remini

April 2, 2013

Historian remembered as ‘foremost Jacksonian scholar of our time’

Robert Remini, an award-winning biographer, was official historian for the U.S. House of Representatives.

Robert Remini,

April 1, 2013

Former House of Representatives historian Robert Remini, 1921-2013

Professor emeritus of history was “the foremost Jacksonian scholar of our time.”

Robert Remini chats with U.S. Rep. Nancy Pelosi

March 29, 2013

Historian Robert Remini, 1921-2013

Professor emeritus of history was “the foremost Jacksonian scholar of our time.”

August 8, 2012

Two UIC Students Win Public Service Scholarships

Two University of Illinois at Chicago students who plan careers in the public sector have been named recipients of the McKelvie Scholarships for Government Service.

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