Immigration reform legislation could be introduced into Congress as early as next week. Among the provisions, an estimated 11 million immigrants living in the U.S. illegally would be placed on a path to citizenship.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel was on hand for the groundbreaking of a new economic project in Chicago's Bronzeville community Tuesday and the mayor may be hoping projects like this will help shore up his support in the African-American community.
The school closings controversy has stirred a lot of conversation in Chicago, but one voice that was not heard in the last two days is that of Mayor Rahm Emanuel, who late Friday afternoon returned home with his family from a spring break vacation.
Tuesday is the primary election to replace Jesse Jackson Jr. in Congress. Democratic front-runners Robin Kelly, Debbie Halvorson and Anthony Beale planned Election Day stops at train stations and restaurants.