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Emanuel trounced all opponents with 55 percent in the race to lead the nation's third-largest city.
Most polls show Rahm Emanuel leading the pack of Democrats vying for the top job in City Hall.
The election is slated for February 22.
The Illinois Supreme Court ruled that Obama's former chief of staff met residency requirements.
The state Supreme Court issued a stay and is deciding whether to hear the case.
What if Rahm had been in the military serving overseas? Would he be similarly disqualified?
Carving begins on Mount Rushmore and President Truman delivers the first televised White House address.
The chief of staff weighs whether to run for mayor of Chicago.
The president added that his chief of staff would likely wait until after midterm elections to decide.