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Rahm Emanuel vs. Jesus “Chuy” Garcia on the issues

With the election for mayor of Chicago this Tuesday, here are some key differences between Mayor Rahm Emanuel and his MoveOn-endorsed challenger, Cook County Commissioner Jesus “Chuy” Garcia.

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Sources:

Schools: 

1. “Emanuel, Challengers Face Off Over Elected School Board”, Chicago Tribune, January 21 2015

http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/ct-mayoral-forum-met-0125-20150124-story.html

Neighborhood Safety:

1. “Garcia vows to hire the 1,000 police officers Emanuel promised,” Chicago Sun-Times, December 18, 2015

http://chicago.suntimes.com/chicago-politics/7/71/213578/garcia-vows-to-hire-the-1000-police-officers-emanuel-promised

2. “Chuy Questions Crime Stats, Calls for 1000 More Cops,” DNAinfo.com

http://www.dnainfo.com/chicago/20141229/downtown/chuy-questions-crime-stats-calls-for-1000-more-cops

Budgets:

1. “Hedge Fund Owned By Emanuel’s Top Campaign Donor Stands To Profit Off DePaul Arena Deal,” Chicagoist, April 9, 2014

http://chicagoist.com/2014/04/09/rahm_emanuel_kenneth_griffin_citade.php

2.“Emanuel’s 60 Elite Donors With Connections”, Chicago Tribune, January 30, 2015

http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/politics/chi-rahm-emanuel-top-donors-list-gfx-20150130-htmlstory.html

3. “Better Government Association Questionnaire,”Better Government Association, accessed February 19, 2015

http://www.bettergov.org/action_policy/2015_chicago_mayoral_election.aspx

Career Interests: 

1. “Emanuel-Rauner ties create campaign subplot,” Chicago Tribune, August 29, 2014

http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/ct-rahm-emanuel-bruce-rauner-20140829-story.html

2. “Jesus ‘Chuy’ Garcia’s journey from a village in Mexico to the race against Mayor Emanuel,” Chicago Reader, January 21, 2015

http://www.chicagoreader.com/chicago/jesus-chuy-garcia-rahm-emanuel-chicago-mayor-race-karen-lewis/Content?oid=16255514

Pay to Play: 

1. “Rahm Emanuel counts on big donors, with many getting City Hall benifits,” Chicago Tribune, January 30, 2015

http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/politics/ct-rahm-emanuel-political-donors-met-20150130-story.html#page=1

2. “Illinois Supreme Court reverses ruling on Chicago inspector general’s power,” Chicago Tribune, March 21, 2013

http://articles.chicagotribune.com/2013-03-21/news/ct-met-city-documents-subpoena-0322-20130322_1_city-inspector-chicago-inspector-subpoenas

3. “Editorial Board Questionnaire,” Chicago Tribune, accessed February 19, 2015

http://elections.chicagotribune.com/candidates/jesus-chuy-garcia/