Emanuel , the former Obama Chief of Staff, has had a rough time in office since day one….
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel unexpectedly announced Tuesday that he will not be running for re-election.
In a last-minute press conference, the mayor revealed he would be stepping down from his post after serving since 2011.
“This has been the job of a lifetime but it is not a job for a lifetime,” he said.
The upcoming race began to take shape, with potential candidates already throwing their hats into the ring, including former Chicago Police Supt. Garry McCarthy, who was fired by Emanuel in the wake of the release of video showing the fatal police shooting of Laquan McDonald…..