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Marin: Mendoza On New Path with City Clerk Victory

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

CAROL MARIN, CHICAGO SUN-TIMES | LINK TO ARTICLE

New star on the horizon

A star is born out of this Chicago election. And, no, I’m not talking about Rahm Emanuel.
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Mendoza Declares Victory in Clerk’s Race

Tuesday, February 22, 2011

ART GOLAB, CHICAGO SUN-TIMES | LINK TO ARTICLE

With 98 percent of the precincts counted and a 20 percentage point lead over her opponent, state Rep. Susana Mendoza declared victory just before 9 p.m. Tuesday in her race against Water Reclamation District Commissioner Patricia Horton for the office of city clerk.
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Sun-Times: Clerk Candidates Would Make History in Office Critics Say Should Be History

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

DAVE MCKINNEY, CHICAGO SUN-TIMES | LINK TO ARTICLE

Regardless of whether state Rep. Susana Mendoza or Water Reclamation District Commissioner Patricia Horton wins next Tuesday, one certainty will exist after their race ends: Chicago will have its first female city clerk.
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Sun-Times: Endorsements for City Clerk

Saturday, January 29, 2011

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES | LINK ARTICLE

Today we wrap up endorsements in contested aldermanic races and present our choices for city clerk and treasurer.
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Getting on ballot has never been a piece of cake

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

CAROL MARIN, CHICAGO SUN-TIMES | LINK TO ARTICLE

My friends from other parts of the country seem obsessed with the politics of Chicago and our race for mayor.
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Clerk hopeful blasts Chico over office’s future

Friday, January 14, 2011

ABDON M. PALLASCH, CHICAGO SUN-TIMES | LINK TO ARTICLE

Just a week after city clerk candidate Susana Mendoza took mayoral candidate Rahm Emanuel to task for “stealing” her idea for putting ads on city vehicle stickers to raise money, she is blasting mayoral candidate Gery Chico for suggesting closing the city clerk’s office.
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Sun-Times: Editorial Board Questionnaires - City Clerk

Thursday, January 13, 2011

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES | LINK TO WEBPAGE

Susana Mendoza is very happy and proud to share her questionnaire responses with the public. Read her Chicago Sun-Times editorial board questionnaire for the February 22 Election below.
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Income tax hike deal reached; Death penalty abolition advances

Thursday, January 06, 2011

DAVID MCKINNEY, CHICAGO SUN-TIMES | LINK TO ARTICLE

Gov. Quinn struck a deal with the Legislature’s ruling Democrats Thursday to raise the state income tax by 75 percent and boost the tax on cigarettes by $1 a pack — while a push to abolish the death penalty scored a historic legislative victory.
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Rahm Emanuel: Ads on city stickers, garbage trucks could help pay for after-school programs

Tuesday, January 04, 2011

FRAN SPIELMAN, CHICAGO SUN-TIMES | LINK TO ARTICLE

Mayoral hopeful Rahm Emanuel said Tuesday that the city should sell advertising on city vehicle stickers and garbage trucks and at farmer’s markets and other public venues to raise $25 million for after-school programs for at-risk kids.
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Liberal Group Endorses del Valle (and Mendoza)

Monday, January 03, 2011

ABDON M. PALLASCH, CHICAGO SUN-TIMES | LINK TO ARTICLE

The IVI-IPO, the organization representing liberal voters in Chicago, has endorsed City Clerk Miguel del Valle for mayor.
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