Marquette Wire

Milwaukee seeks to win Bloomberg Challenge

Eric Oliver

March 5, 2013

A plan proposed by Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett to address the city's foreclosures and the unavailability of fresh food in some neighborhoods is one of 20 ideas that could win $5 million in funding. The HOME GR/OWN proposal,...

Emanuel wins mayoral election in veritable landslide

Dominic Tortorice

February 24, 2011

The “Daley Era” in Chicago is coming to an end. Rahm Emanuel declared victory in Tuesday's Chicago mayoral race with 55 percent of the vote, preventing a run-off election that several Chicago political pundits predicted...