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Feb 24, 2015 7:30 AM
Metropolitan Water Reclamation District officer allegedly makes racial remarks, boasts of drinking on the clock – while being recorded over a police radio. But agency won't turn over copy of recording, so BGA files lawsuit.
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Jan 30, 2015 11:08 AM
BGA senior policy analyst Alden Loury gave Emanuel a 'C' for his administration's transparency efforts while making an appearance on WBEZ-FM on Thursday.
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Jan 29, 2015 10:04 AM
In one of the first mayoral candidate forums of the election season, mayoral candidates Alderman Robert W. "Bob" Fioretti, businessman Willie Wilson and activist William "Dock" Walls discussed their positions on a range of issues of concern to working class Chicago.
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Jan 29, 2015 9:59 AM
Six candidates running in the brand new 2nd Ward addressed a packed room at the Drake Hotel last Thursday evening.
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Jan 29, 2015 8:28 AM
Watson, the official mascot of the Better Government Association, greeted the four candidates vying for the 1st Ward aldermanic seat during their Jan. 29th debate at Wells High School.
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Jan 28, 2015 8:52 AM
Thanks to a generous grant from the Field Foundation of Illinois, the BGA hosted "Getting the Scoop on Charter Schools" on Wednesday, January 28 at the Portage-Cragin Library.
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Jan 27, 2015 3:48 PM
During its Afternoon Shift program last Thursday, WBEZ-FM posed that question to BGA policy analyst Alden Loury and Sun-Times columnist and ABC7 Chicago political analyst Laura Washington.
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Jan 22, 2015 1:13 PM
Rosemont refuses to reveal financial records relating to entertainment venues, so BGA takes village to court for violating the state's open records law.
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Jan 21, 2015 8:24 AM
For the first Citizen Watchdog Training session of the year, the BGA partnered with DePaul University’s Society of Professional Journalists and Online News Association chapter.
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