Rahm Emanuel (Voldemort?) Elected Mayor of Chicago

[Looking to local Chicago news to tell us about the election?  Hey try London instead.  The Guardian gives at least a context within which the campaign was fought -- bankrupt cities and rapidly expanding poverty.  Look to Indymedia to paint Rahm in the darkest hues possible: Voldemort has arisen from Azkhaban.  -- Lew Rosenbaum]

Rahm Emanuel elected mayor of Chicago

Emanuel, the former aide to Barack Obama, needed to win the race by 50% or more to avoid a run-off election which he has done easily, overwhelming five rivals to take the helm of the third-largest US city

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