CHICAGO (January 4, 2018) – Fritz Kaegi, a progressive Democrat running for the Cook County Assessor’s Office, earned the endorsements of Chicago City Council Progressive Reform Caucus Chair Ald. Scott Waguespack (32) and State Rep. Will Guzzardi (D-Chicago) on Thursday, intensifying the momentum of Kaegi’s campaign to unseat incumbent Cook County Assessor Joe Berrios.
Following is a statement from Progressive Caucus Chair Ald. Scott Waguespack (32) in response to Mayor Emanuel’s FY 2018 City budget address:
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10 years as Alderman of the great 32nd Ward
and as a leading progressive voice in Chicago.
John Cass, ChicagoTribube
Mayor Scott Waguespack of Chicago. Dig it.
Our Urban Times, Elaine Coorens
Question: Alderman Waguespack, what do you see as the top five issues for 2017 in Chicago and your 32nd Ward?
Waguespack provided the following five issues: Continue reading →
CBS News, Craig Dellimore
(CBS) — A Chicago City Council Committee is recommending a resolution condemning anti-Muslim rhetoric and actions anywhere in the City.
School crossing guards in Chicago are losing their police uniforms, which many guards say could impact students’ safety.
Ald. Scott Waguespack on The Wayne Besen Show on WCPT 820
Crain’s Business Chicago
A group of aldermen who frequently disagree with Mayor Rahm Emanuel are advancing a plan to reform the city’s much-criticized tax-increment financing system. And if it ever escapes committee, I could see it picking up quite a head of steam.