WASHINGTON--Chicago mayoral hopeful Rahm Emanuel has signed on one of Chicago's top election lawyers, Mike Kasper, to advise his campaign; this comes as questions are being raised by rivals about whether Emanuel meets residency requirements to run for mayor.
Emanuel is tapping Anne Olamey is doing the fundraising; she worked on Emanuel's House campaigns.
recap on other hires:
AKPD, main consultants.
Pete Giangreco, direct mail and other stuff.
Jasculca Terman, handling the Emanuel launch.
AKPD vice president of political affairs, Buffy Wicks, grassroots organizing
Scott Fairchild, chief of staff for Rep. Patrick Murphy (D-Pa.), campaign manager.