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DEM FIORETTI THREW CASH AT GOPCampaign-finance records show mayoral candidate and his law firms gave thousands to Republicans

Nov 12, 2014 - Chicago Sun-Times

As the "red wave" of Republican victories swept over much of the country on election night last week, mayoral hopeful Bob Fioretti kept faith that red-scare tactics still work well in heavily Democratic Chicago.

"I think he's a good Republican, the mayor is," the 2nd Ward alderman told a crowd at The Hideout bar on the Near North Side, during a show hosted by the Chicago Reader's Ben Joravsky and Mick Dumke.

Fioretti hopes that slapping the GOP label on Rahm Emanuel will attract t...