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Carol Moseley Braun

Carol Moseley Braun
Carol Moseley Braun is currently the owner of Ambassador Organics, a coffee and tea company, and Moseley Braun LLC law firm. Previous positions include: candidate for U.S. president (withdrew in 2004); United States Ambassador to New Zealand and Samoa (1999-2001); U.S. Senator (1993-1999); Cook County Recorder of Deeds (1988-1992); Illinois state representative (1979-1988). Moseley Braun received her bachelor's degree in political science from University of Illinois-Chicago (1969) and law degree from University of Chicago Law School (1972). She is divorced with one child.
Carol Moseley Braun is currently the owner of Ambassador Organics, a coffee and tea company, and Moseley Braun LLC law firm. Previous positions include: candidate for U.S. president (withdrew in 2004); United States Ambassador to New Zealand and Samoa (1999-2001); U.S. Senator (1993-1999); Cook County Recorder of Deeds (1988-1992); Illinois state representative (1979-1988). Moseley Braun received her bachelor's degree in political science from University of Illinois-Chicago (1969) and law degree from University of Chicago Law School (1972). She is divorced with one child. « Show less

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  • Blagojevich trial transcripts for Monday, plain text version

     
    Plain text versions of the transcripts for the surveillance tapes played today, the first day of the defense case. In the order they were recorded: DATE: 11/11/2008 SPEAKERS: ROBERT BLAGOJEVICH BABU PATEL R. BLAGOJEVICH Let me, can I say this,......
  • Moseley Braun declares 'almost candidacy' for mayor

     
    Posted by Kristen Mack at 11:30 a.m. Former Democratic U.S. Sen. Carol Moseley Braun said today supporters are gathering signatures for her while she considers whether to run for mayor of Chicago. Moseley Braun said she was declaring her "almost......
  • U.S. Rep. Davis exploring mayoral bid

     
    Posted by Hal Dardick at 4:15 p.m. U.S. Rep. Danny Davis today said he's ready to gather signatures for a potential run for Chicago mayor.“I am considering running for mayor,” Davis said in an interview. “I ordered petitions on Friday,......
  • The Prickly Pair discuss a pair in a pickle: Quinn and Jackson Jr.

     
    Scott Stantis and I focus today on the top two political stories of the week: The end of Jesse Jackson Jr.'s mayoral hopes and the placement of Pat Quinn's foot in a another steaming pile of political ordure. Jesse &......
  • Must read: Rose on Berrios

     
    Below is an excerpt from Party loyalty? Matter of convenience for Berrios -- Lectures about crossing party line full of hypocrisy by Don Rose: Lectures about party loyalty are especially hypocritical coming from a guy like Berrios who twice jumped......
  • Blasts from the past

     
    The Sun-Times is reporting that former U.S. Sen Carol Moseley Braun has hired Todd Stroger's former campaign manager, Mike Noonan, to run her bid for mayor of Chicago. Braun, whose dismal record as senator in the mid-1990s indirectly and inadvertently.......
  • Influential leader of UNO to co-chair Emanuel mayoral campaign

     
    Posted by Hal Dardick and Kristen Mack at 7:05 p.m. Juan Rangel, the head of one of Chicago's most influential Hispanic organizations, has signed on to co-chair the mayoral campaign of Rahm Emanuel. Rangel, the CEO of United Neighborhood Organization,.......
  • Prediction: Dart's demurral will eliminate the need for an April run-off

     
    I'll offer a prediction right now. This news -- Sheriff Tom Dart won't run for Chicago mayor -- vastly increases the odds that Rahm Emanuel, with his huge campaign warchest, will not only win the February 22 mayoral "primary," but......
  • African-American group narrows mayoral choices to Braun and Rogers

     
    Posted by Kristen Mack at 6:03 p.m. A group of African-American elected officials, ministers, businessmen and community leaders has narrowed down its choices for a "consensus" Chicago mayoral candidate to two: former U.S. Sen. Carol Moseley Braun and Cook...
  • Meeks questions why African-American group didn't back him for mayor

     
    Posted by John Byrne at 8:50 a.m. State Sen. James Meeks said today he believes a "back room deal" was involved in a coalition of African-American leaders' decision to choose two other potential mayoral candidates as finalists to be the......
  • Emanuel collects Hollywood checks, Chicago barbs

     
    Posted by Kristen Mack at 5 p.m.; updated at 5:40 p.m. While Chicago mayoral contender Rahm Emanuel is in Hollywood today to collect checks at a fundraiser hosted by media industry titans, rival candidate Gery Chico plans to hold a......
  • African-American group backs Danny Davis for mayor

     
    Posted by John Byrne at 5:32 p.m. After two months of closed-door meetings, a coalition of African American leaders has settled on U.S. Rep. Danny Davis as its "consensus candidate" for Chicago mayor. It was a late turnaround for the......