Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel's $6.5 billion 2013 budget easily won City Council approval as most members praised the plan for holding the line on taxes while holdouts voiced misgivings over police staffing and revenue projections.
Chicago City Council Gives Thumbs Up on $6.5 Billion 2013 Budget
NOV 15, 2012 5:59pm ET
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