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Emanuel rakes in another $612,000 in campaign cash

Emanuel rakes in another $612,000 in campaign cash

Three months after winning re-election, Mayor Rahm Emanuel is still reeling in campaign cash, collecting another $612,000 in contributions from familiar donors. Emanuel aides did not make a campaign representative available for comment Tuesday, so it was unclear whether the mayor is raising money to finish paying for his April re-election run or whether he had another purpose in mind for the money. The mayor's campaign reported the latest round of contributions late Monday night, adding to the more than $23 million Emanuel raised on his way to winning an April 7 runoff election over Cook County Commissioner Jesus "Chuy" Garcia. A fuller picture of what he spent will be...

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