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Jesus 'Chuy' Garcia's journey from a village in Mexico to the race against Mayor Emanuel 15

Rahm Emanuel is a heavy favorite, but Garcia offers voters a compelling personal history.
The People Issue. 20 stories exploring what makes Chicago work.

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Steve Bogira profiles mayoral candidate Jesus "Chuy" Garcia. In their columns, Ben Joravsky scrutinizes Rahm Emanuel's reelection campaign ads and Deanna Isaacs breaks down what's safe under Illinois's new eavesdropping law. And on the B Side, Leor Galil reports on unknown labels that make their music hard to obtain.
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