Activists Criticize Preckwinkle For Overstating Her Role In The Laquan McDonald Case"I'm saying she's trying to capitalize off this, man. I'm saying she's wrong. She's only doing this because she's in hot water with that (Ald. Ed) Burke situation. That's the only reason she's doing that."
Business As Usual For BurkeHe's been investigated for corruption numerous times, but never charged. He is the longest-serving Chicago alderman.
Acero Strikers March To Ald. Burke's OfficeOn the picket line since Tuesday, they're demanding smaller class sizes and wages on par with public school teachers.
Questions Still Swirl Around Ald. Burke's Federal Investigation"In the court of public opinion where public officials have to operate, you're presumed to have done something wrong when there's a raid."
Federal Agents Raid Offices of Ald. BurkeBurke is often referred to as Chicago's most powerful alderman. The windows on the 51st Street side of Burke's headquarters were taped shut with thick brown paper and hand scribbled signs reading office closed.
A Look At Burke's Business Dealings, Including Work For President TrumpBurke stopped doing tax work for Trump in June citing "irreconciable differences." It is not known if Thursday's raid had anything to do with Burke's ties to the White House.