Some Leading Chicago African-American Pastors Ask Chicago Election Board to Keep Willie Wilson on Ballot

By Richard Winger According to this story, some leading Chicago African-American pastors have called on the Chicago Board of Elections to keep Mayoral candidate Willie Wilson on the ballot in the February 2015 election. Wilson turned in 47,000 signatures, but challengers allied to incumbent Mayor Rahm Emanuel are seeking to invalidate the petition. The law requires 12,500 signatures. …read more