As day one of the official filing period for Chicago’s mayoral and aldermanic elections begin, dozens of would be candidates wait in line to file their nominating petitions with the Chicago Board of Elections. It’s fair to say that this winter will see possibly the largest number of candidates to challenge sitting incumbents the city has witnessed in years.
They say be careful with whom you share your bed with. But for one Chicago Alderman that saying takes on a whole new meaning. 8th Ward Alderman Michelle Harris is literally sleeping with the motels to the tune of over $33,000 dollars.