Chicago ready to decide Rahm Emanuel’s re-election fate

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is hoping to avoid a runoff re-election bid as voters head to the polls.

Tuesday’s contest decides whether the former White House chief of staff will get a second term right away or have to face a challenger in an April contest. Emanuel is running against Cook County Commissioner Jesus Garcia, Alderman Bob Fioretti, businessman Willie Wilson and perennial candidate William Walls. He needs 50 percent plus 1 vote to avoid a runoff.

via ynetnews.com

Source: http://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-4630118,00.html

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