Rahm Emanuel Picks Replacement for Jesse Jackson Jr.’s Wife on Chicago City Council

Natashia L. Holmes, from Florida, is indeed a fresh face in Chicago politics, Mary Mitchell writes in her Chicago Sun-Times column. The replacement for embattled Alderman Sandi Jackson represents a much needed departure from the way political power is too often passed down.

Sandi Jackson (substancenews.net)
Sandi Jackson (substancenews.net)

But from all appearances, the process gave people with no political connections a fair shot.

Read Mary Mitchell’s entire piece at the Chicago Sun-Times.

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