Posts Tagged ‘ James Cappleman ’

Cappleman, Phelan highlight differences on zoning and more

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March 27, 2011

46th Ward candidates James Cappleman and Molly Phelan used the forum at People’s Church Thursday to highlight differences in how they plan to deal with issues such as zoning, ward menu items and street improvements, a report in Now In Gay Chicago says. Cappleman said he would use ideas from Ald. Joe Moore’s Ward...
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Windy City Times looks at 46th Ward

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March 25, 2011

“What differentiates me is I have a long history of collaborating well with others—be them community members, be them elected officials. You can’t be a lone ranger and get success stories,” James Cappleman tells the Windy City Times in an exclusive interview. “We have had the Aragon and Riviera in the 46th...
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Differences in financing seen in details; Narrow and local vs broad and deeper

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March 25, 2011
Differences in financing seen in details; Narrow and local vs broad and deeper

Molly Phelan is out pacing James Cappleman in fund raising since the February election.
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The battle for the 46th

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March 9, 2011

Now In Gay Chicago has a lengthy and detailed post that traces the history of the 46th Ward election back four years. It is the single best piece written so far on the 46th Ward race The Bulldog has seen. “Both candidates said the 11-candidate general election in the 46th made it harder for...
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1999 letter from Cappleman calls for medical panels

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March 8, 2011

A 1999 letter from James Cappleman to the Chicago Tribune has surfaced in the midst of a heated race in the 46th Ward. In the letter, Cappleman suggests that one means of cutting Medicare budgets would be to refer near death patients cases to medical ethicists. “Medicare costs have to be controlled,” Cappleman wrote....
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Phelan and Cappleman race heats up with endorsements: Gay Chicago Magazine

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March 8, 2011

The run-off election between James Cappleman and Molly Phelan is heating up as both candidates pick up endorsements. The two candidates finished the Feb. 22nd election within two votes of each other. Cappleman received the endorsement of Debra Shore, a commissioner on the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District, while Phelan has picked up an endorsement...
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46th Ward Candidate Has Ties To Berrios, Pro-Business Groups

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March 4, 2011

Mary Anne “Molly” Phelan and James Cappleman, the two candidates who are vying to replace longtime alderman Helen Shiller, each won the same number of votes on February 22 — an amazing feat considering there were 11 candidates and nearly 14,000 votes cast. But the economically diverse ward, which is made up almost entirely of...
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46th Ward petitions available online

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December 8, 2010

The Bulldog has started to upload PDF copies of the 46th Ward petitions. As they become available, you can examine them, just like the big boys downtown. What are they looking at? Read a primer from Chicago Public Radio on how to kick your opponent off the ballot. ANDY LAM Andy Lam Receipt of...
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O’Connor, Mell unopposed. Halpin will challenge Rahm

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November 23, 2010

O'Connor and Mell are among just three aldermen running unopposed in the 2011 election. Rob Halpin will challenge Rahm Emanuel for mayor. 12 persons filed for the open seat in the 46th Ward
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Rahm residency question still open. Up to 19 to file for mayor

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November 22, 2010
Rahm residency question still open. Up to 19 to file for mayor

While the question of Rahm Emanuel's residency continues, up to ten persons are expected to file for the ballot for the open aldermanic seat in the 46th Ward. Four persons are expected to file in the open 48th Ward. Schulter is expected to face three challengers and Tunner two challengers.
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