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50th Ward Candidate Mueze Bawany Apologizes After Anti-Israel Tweets From 2019 Surface

Chicago Public Schools teacher Mueze Bawany is running against three-term incumbent Ald. Debra Silverstein. "The tone and content of these tweets do not represent who I am," Bawany wrote.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Meet The Aldermanic Candidates For Far North Side’s 50th Ward At Forum Thursday

Residents can learn more about the candidates running for 50th Ward alderperson and 24th District Police District Council at the forum.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Ald. Debra Silverstein Faces CPS Teacher In 50th Ward Race

Community organizer and teacher Mueze Bawany is hoping to deny Silverstein a fourth term in office representing West Ridge.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

How Much Does My Alderman Make? Here’s A Complete List

The highest-paid alderpeople will make $142,772 next year, thanks to a nearly 10 percent raise. The lowest-paid alderperson makes $115,560, by comparison.

Citywide

CPS Teacher Vying For 50th Ward Seat Drawn Out Of District In Remapping — But Won’t Quit: ‘No Map Is Going To Stop Us’

Mueze Bawany, a teacher at North-Grand High School, would be the first Muslim alderperson in Chicago history if he is elected, he said.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park