Clinton will Help Campaign for Chicago Mayor

By: Associated Press Email
By: Associated Press Email

CHICAGO, IL -- Former President Bill Clinton will campaign in
support of former White House chief of staff Rahm Emanuel's bid for
Chicago mayor.

Emanuel's campaign spokesman Ben LaBolt said Sunday that Clinton will be in Chicago in January to appear on Emanuel's behalf. A date and place have not been determined.

Emanuel formally announced he would run for Chicago mayor in
November, just weeks after leaving his post as President Barack
Obama's chief of staff. Before his time in the Obama
administration, Emanuel spent five years as a U.S. congressman for
Illinois.

Emanuel held various positions in the Clinton administration,
including senior policy adviser, director of special projects and
political director.

Chicago Mayor Richard Daley has said he will not seek a seventh
term.


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  • by Anonymous Location: Florida on Dec 31, 2010 at 04:08 PM
    So? I'm not listening.....
  • by Straightalk1 Location: Tallahassee on Dec 28, 2010 at 03:28 PM
    Figures...Nasty birds of a feather flock together...Wonder if Jessee will be pitching in too?
  • by just sayin Location: tally on Dec 27, 2010 at 09:54 AM
    Democrats do nothing but create dirty cities...if they elect this guy they will be getting exactly what they've had....
  • by tallybob on Dec 27, 2010 at 08:28 AM
    What is common among Obama, Clinton, and Wolfowitz? Bilderberg. All visited the meeting of the Bilderbergs the year before they came upon their treasured positions. Recall? And yes, there is a point. I'm going to ask, was Emanuel also showing up at these meetings? Our so called leaders are not elected, they are picked.
  • by anon on Dec 27, 2010 at 07:49 AM
    Old Bill "NAFTA" Clinton. I'm starting to wonder if he's not the antichrist.
  • by Georgia Boy Location: Cairo on Dec 27, 2010 at 03:32 AM
    Gee, wonder why we don't see that Obama's going to campaign for him? Could it be he doesn't want him to? Can't blame him a bit if that's the case.
  • by citizen Location: usa on Dec 26, 2010 at 06:28 PM
    it figures obama in from chicargo.
  • by oh puh-lease on Dec 26, 2010 at 04:35 PM
    Rahm is nearly as slimy as Bill Clinton and OweBummer is...
  • by it's perfect on Dec 26, 2010 at 04:12 PM
    A dirty ex-President campaigning for a dirty ex-OweBummer aid in the dirtiest city in the United States...
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