Rahm Emanuel is the leading union-buster of the Democratic party. How a man who served as President Obama’s chief-of-staff became so antagonistic to labor unions is a story that I don’t know. I will wait for a Chicagoan to explain it.


Behind the scenes, he has had a lot of help. In this post, Mike Klonsky introduces you to one of Rahm’s most important helpers, who is leaving to make money in the private sector. Not a pretty picture.