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Rahm Emanuel (Rahm Israel Emanuel; 29 November 1959) is the Mayor o Chicago. He wis a representative o Illinois syne 1990. He wis an aa the White House Chief o Staff for Barack Obama.

Rahm Emanuel
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55th Mayor o Chicago
In office
May 16, 2011 – May 20, 2019
Precedit bi Richard Daley
Succeedit bi Lori Lightfoot
23rd White House Chief of Staff
In office
January 20, 2009 – October 1, 2010
Preses Barack Obama
Depute Mona Sutphen
Jim Messina
Precedit bi Joshua Bolten
Succeedit bi Pete Rouse (Acting)
Chairman of the House Democratic Caucus
In office
January 3, 2007 – January 3, 2009
Precedit bi Jim Clyburn
Succeedit bi John Larson
Chairman of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee
In office
January 3, 2005 – January 3, 2007
Precedit bi Bob Matsui
Succeedit bi Chris Van Hollen
Member o the U.S. Hoose o Representatives
frae Illinois's 5th destrict
In office
January 3, 2003 – January 3, 2009
Precedit bi Rod Blagojevich
Succeedit bi Mike Quigley
Senior Advisor to the President
for Policy and Strategy
In office
Preses Bill Clinton
Personal details
Born (1959-11-29) 29 November 1959 (age 59)
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Poleetical pairty Democratic Party
Spoose(s) Amy Rule
Bairns 1 son
2 daughters
Alma mater Sarah Lawrence College
Northwestern University
Religion Judaism