If love is never having to say you're sorry, as the old movie had it, politics is never having to say you're unemployed.
Anthony Copeland, center, celebrates with supporter Clyde Zellers, left, and Precinct Committeemen Jessie Gomez after declaring victory in his win in the East Chicago mayoral race against Rich Medina at Copeland's campaign headquarters in East Chicago on Tuesday.
Anthony Copeland, center, celebrates with precinct committee people after declaring victory in his win in the East Chicago mayoral race against Rich Medina at Copeland's campaign headquarters in East Chicago on Tuesday.
Some campaign contributions flowing to the war chests of region mayoral candidates have originated from unlikely, out-of-town or embattled sources.
EAST CHICAGO | Mayor Anthony Copeland said fiscal responsibility is of "high importance" in his bid to retain leadership of the city.
Hi, I'm a city official from East Chicago, and I'd like to hold your wallet for a while.
East Chicago is a historical city, but it's also a city with a nasty history when it comes to politics. Democratic voters must choose the mayoral candidate who has proved he wants to change that pattern.
EAST CHICAGO | Mayoral candidate Rich Medina is asking the Lake County elections board to remove a poll worker who he said harassed one of his supporters during early voting.
EAST CHICAGO | An opponent's claim that the city's incumbent mayor supports relinquishing control of city development funds to a regional development authority is partially true but lacks context, a Times review found.
CROWN POINT | East Chicago mayoral candidate Rich Medina said the recent dismissal of an election complaint against him was a victory for free speech.
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