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Tuesday, August 23

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CTU chief Karen Lewis has formed an exploratory committee to consider a run for Mayor against Rahm next year. Meanwhile, Toni Preckwinkle is officially out (despite a poll saying she'd easily win), and Amara Enyia, former alderman Robert Shaw and William J. Kelley are already running.

 
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