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Having solved all other problems, Rahm Emanuel begins crusade for healthier vending machines in city buildings

By Doug Powers  •  November 15, 2012 02:33 PM


Rahm Emanuel punts Solyndra questions to White House Counsel

By Doug Powers  •  August 4, 2012 05:30 PM

From “never heard of it” to “talk to those guys”

Rahm Emanuel’s office: He never said he’d block Chick-fil-A from opening here, just that their values aren’t Chicago’s

By Doug Powers  •  July 28, 2012 12:39 PM

Plus, high profile support for buycott

Rahm Emanuel: Solyndra? Never Heard of It

By Doug Powers  •  September 19, 2011 11:32 AM

The ‘Sgt. Schultz defense’ gears up

That Didn’t Take Long: Rahm Emanuel Transition Co-Chair Resigns Over Ethics Violations

By Doug Powers  •  February 26, 2011 06:01 PM

**Written by Doug Powers As you would expect in Chicago politics, all potential Team Rahm transition co-chairs were subjected to stringent background checks… except for the ones who weren’t: (CNN) – A co-chair of Chicago mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel’s transition team resigned from her new post Friday after it was revealed that she left her high-level […]

It’s official: Rahm Emanuel is Chicago’s new boss

By Michelle Malkin  •  February 22, 2011 09:20 PM


Obama in New Radio Ad for Rahm Emanuel

By Doug Powers  •  January 29, 2011 08:37 AM

**Written by Doug Powers When I first heard that President Obama was going to address the people of Chicago by radio, I figured it would be to apologize for publicly predicting that the Bears would beat the Packers, but no, it was only to give a semi-endorsement to Rahm Emanuel: Rahm Emanuel’s campaign on Friday […]

Chicago way: Rahm Emanuel back on the ballot

By Michelle Malkin  •  January 25, 2011 01:19 PM

Remember when I noted yesteray how Rahm Emanuel cackled at his press conference after expressing confidence that he’d prevail in the mayoral ballot case? Cue the cackle again. He’s baaaack: The Illinois Supreme Court has granted Rahm Emanuel’s stay. Which means he’s back on the ballot. Earlier today Emanuel’s spokesman Ben Labolt said the mayoral […]

Wife of Rahm Emanuel May Have to Leave DC Home and Fly to Chicago to Prove They Live There… or Something

By Doug Powers  •  December 11, 2010 01:28 PM

**Written by Doug Powers Isn’t it horrible when a bunch of bureaucrats make you leave the town where your home is and where your kids have gone to school for the past couple of years in order to fly to another city just to prove you live there? I hate when that happens: Rahm Emanuel’s […]

White House Denies Rahm Emanuel Quitting

By Doug Powers  •  June 21, 2010 09:22 AM

**Written by guest-blogger Doug Powers The Telegraph reported yesterday that White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel would quit in six to eight months due to growing rifts with Obama’s inner circle. According to Fox News, the White House has denied that story: The White House Monday dismissed reports that Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel […]

Denied: Charlie Crist Tried to Phone Rahm Emanuel, Call Refused

By Doug Powers  •  April 29, 2010 10:59 AM


Hey, Boston: Leave Chick-fil-A alone; Update: Chicago alderman, Mayor Rahm jump on Chick-fil-A ban wagon

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 25, 2012 04:17 AM

It’s one thing for Hollywood moppets and television Muppets to protest Chick-fil-A over the fast-food chain president’s support for traditional marriage. They’re private citizens and entities. But when an elected public official wields the club of government against a Christian business in the name of “tolerance,” it’s not harmless kid stuff. It’s chilling. This week, […]

Dead fish rumble: Court throws Rahm off the Chicago mayoral ballot; “I have no doubt…we will prevail”

By Michelle Malkin  •  January 24, 2011 01:38 PM

Hoo-boy. Crook County is all shook up today following the Illinois Appellate Court’s decision to throw Rahm Emanuel off the Chicago mayoral ballot over his residency troubles: The Illinois Appellate Court has tossed mayoral frontrunner Rahm Emanuel off the ballot, reversing the decision of a lower court. The Appellate Court reached a 2-1 decision to […]

Rahm’s rough welcome, continued

By Michelle Malkin  •  October 5, 2010 09:57 AM

Yesterday, I posted video of Rahm’s first morning on the Chicago mayoral campaign trail — blocking commuters’ way and creating a paparazzi logjam. Looks like the rest of the day didn’t go much better. Residents responded to Rahm’s “Telling It Like It Is” tour by giving him an earful. Choice bits from the Chicago Tribune: […]

Rahm’s first meet and greet

By Michelle Malkin  •  October 4, 2010 09:51 AM

Rahm Emanuel is out of the D.C. bubble and back home campaigning for mayor in Chicago. So, whose brilliant idea was it to have him create a media logjam and block commuters trying to get to work? I’m sure there were more than a few “$%%^&^! you!’s” muttered under the breath. Like when Rahm yanks […]

What Rahm has to look forward to

By Michelle Malkin  •  October 1, 2010 09:31 AM

Rahm Emanuel heads back to Chicago to run for mayor. Given the wreckage he helped preside over in Washington, the Windy City’s woes look like a cakewalk. Here’s what he has to look forward to: – A $654.7 million city budget hole. – Massively underfunded city pensions. – Public school disaster. – Public housing disaster. […]

A fly in Rahm’s ointment

By Michelle Malkin  •  September 28, 2010 01:50 PM

As you all know, Rahm Emanuel is preparing to return to Chicago to launch his mayoral bid. One problem: The tenant leasing Emanuel’s Windy City home isn’t planning on moving anywhere. Chicago Sun-Times columnist Michael Sneed reports: It’s Chicago politics at its best. Sneed hears an effort by Chicago mayoral hopeful Rahm Emanuel to move […]

Issa goes Rahm-bo on Rahm

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 4, 2009 12:15 PM

“While this type of scare tactic may work In Chicago, it will not work to intimidate me or other Members of the United States Congress.”

Turbo Tax Tim goes all Rahm-bo on regulators

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 4, 2009 10:09 AM

That’s #$%^&*!! Turbo Tax Tim Geithner to you! I can’t help but think there were a few stifled giggles as the feckless Wonder Boy vented. Via the WSJ, here’s the scoop on how financial watchdogs are pushing back against Team Obama’s plans to consolidate their offices and give the Fed more power: Treasury Secretary Timothy […]

Bully boy Rahm puts screws on media execs

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 3, 2009 08:58 AM

Howard Kurtz at the Washington Post sheds a little light on how Rahm F’n Emanuel leaned on network news executives to carry President Obama’s health care news conference. It’s the Chicago way. In the days before President Obama’s last news conference, as the networks weighed whether to give up a chunk of their precious prime […]

Rahm’s ill-gotten gains

By Michelle Malkin  •  March 26, 2009 11:36 AM


Rahm-a-drama: “Beet red” and “pissed” with the MSM

By Michelle Malkin  •  December 12, 2008 04:31 PM

Toughen up, sweetie.

Rahm-bo hides behind his kids: Don’t ask me questions. I’m a daddy!

By Michelle Malkin  •  December 11, 2008 11:26 PM

Dancing around the questions.

NIH director: You know, we might have an Ebola vaccine if we had adequate funding

By Doug Powers  •  October 12, 2014 10:46 PM

Never let a crisis go to waste

Benghazi ‘whistleblowers’ to testify at congressional hearing Wednesday; Previous testimony released

By Doug Powers  •  May 5, 2013 01:42 PM

The unraveling

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