Leslie Hairston

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Name: Leslie Hairston
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 2 reports

PAC survey signals property tax increase is coming, Fioretti says

A questionnaire distributed to aldermanic candidates by a super-PAC created to re-elect Mayor Rahm Emanuel and his City Council allies telegraphs Emanuel’s plan for a post-election property tax hike, a possible mayoral challenger warned Thursday.Ald. ... [Published Chicago Sun-Times - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Grocery head tours neighborhood lacking store

CHICAGO (AP) - The head of a grocery chain toured Chicago's South Shore community with an alderman in search of a store site. The South Side neighborhood was served by a Dominick's grocery that was shuttered last year. The Chicago Sun-Times reports ... [Published The Washington Times stories: News - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 04 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 1 reports

Emanuel PAC created to "destroy" eight aldermen, Fioretti says

Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s allies created a new super-PAC that has already raked in $1.35 million from a handful of business titans to “destroy” the City Council’s Progressive Caucus, according to one of the political targets.Ald. Bob Fioretti (2 nd ), who ... [Published Chicago Sun-Times - Aug 04 2014]
First reported Aug 02 2014 - Updated Aug 02 2014 - 1 reports

City Council wants reform the Chicago Way

The national view of Chicago Democratic politicians is that they're messianic reformers like the young Moses we sent to Washington, or they're colorful yet environmentally green rogues with short shanks and hot tempers.Unfortunately, what came out of ... [Published Chicago Tribune - Aug 02 2014]
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 1 reports

Chicago aldermen cast a brazen vote for self-protection

_ Just how dumb does the Chicago City Council believe its constituents to be?Really, really dumb.Aldermen on Wednesday approved an ordinance that weakens their own inspector general. They hope Chicago voters will believe the baloney that the City Council ... [Published Chicago Tribune - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Aldermen want red light camera hearing at City Council

_ Nineteen Chicago aldermen supported a resolution today calling for a City Council hearing into the city’s troubled red-light camera program following a Chicago Tribune investigation that found thousands of drivers were ticketed for $100 fines they did ... [Published Chicago Tribune - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 2 reports

Aldermen Ask IG Ferguson to Open Probe Into Red Light Camera Tickets

A group of eight aldermen—all members of the Chicago City Council’s Progressive Reform Caucus—have sent a letter to Inspector General Joe Ferguson asking for an investigation into the city’s troubled red light camera program.The alderman want details ... [Published NBC Chicago - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

5th Ward residents are looking forward to reaping what they sow

A vacant lot on the corner of 71st St. and Crandon Ave. will be transformed into an urban organic garden as soon as the city of Chicago remediates the land to ensure it is safe for food. The garden received top priority from 5th Ward residents during ... [Published Chicago Crusader - Jul 24 2014]

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PAC survey signals property tax increase is com... [Published Chicago Sun-Times - Aug 28 2014]
Emanuel super PAC makes move to elect friendlie... [Published Chicago Sun-Times - Aug 28 2014]
Grocery head tours neighborhood lacking store [Published The Washington Times stories: News - Aug 19 2014]
Emanuel PAC created to "destroy" eight aldermen... [Published Chicago Sun-Times - Aug 04 2014]
City Council wants reform the Chicago Way [Published Chicago Tribune - Aug 02 2014]
Chicago aldermen cast a brazen vote for self-pr... [Published Chicago Tribune - Aug 01 2014]
Aldermen want red light camera hearing at City ... [Published Chicago Tribune - Jul 30 2014]
Aldermen Ask IG Ferguson to Open Probe Into Red... [Published NBC Chicago - Jul 25 2014]
Chicago aldermen ask City Hall watchdog to prob... [Published Chicago Tribune - Jul 25 2014]
5th Ward residents are looking forward to reapi... [Published Chicago Crusader - Jul 24 2014]
Chicago E-Cigarette Ban Blocked by 'Surprise Op... [Published REASON Online - Dec 10 2013]
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