On this edition of Chicago Tonight: The Week in Review with Eddie Arruza, more twists and turns in the Republican gubernatorial race. Candidate Dan Rutherford faces sexual harassment allegations, Bruce Rauner leads in the polls, and State Sen. Bill Brady is the only candidate to attend New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s address to the Economic Club of Chicago. Mayor Rahm Emanuel is criticized for raising some Taste of Chicago ticket prices. Also, Martin Oberman takes over as newly elected Metra Board Chairman. And in sports, Michael Sam sends shockwaves through the sports world: the SEC defensive player of the year and NFL prospect announces he’s gay.
- David Greising, Reuters
- Maudlyne Ihejirika, Chicago Sun-Times
- Mary Ann Ahern, NBC-5
- Dan McGrath, Chicago Sun-Times
Watch our panel’s web-exclusive conversation in Web Extra: The Week in Review: 2/14.