Community organizer Rossana Rodriguez is running for 33rd Ward alderman against incumbent Deb Mell.Rosanna Rodriguez/ Deb Mell

Ald. Deb Mell Asks For Partial Recount In 33rd Ward Alderman Race: ‘I Owe It To My Supporters And Staff’

The 13-vote final margin was the closest race of the year, with Democratic Socialist Rossana Rodríguez-Sánchez declaring her win Tuesday night over Mell.

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Mayor Lightfoot, With Teachers Still On Strike, To Reveal Wednesday How She Plans To Plug Budget Hole

The big question Lightfoot will answer is how much of the budget deficit will have to be filled with a property tax hike.

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Elizabeth Warren Joins Teachers On Strike In Chicago: ‘Unions Are How We Have Power’

The presidential candidate joined striking teachers in Austin for a rally Tuesday morning.