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Rahm Emanuel speaks in Chicago on Monday after an Illinois appeals court threw him off the ballot for Chicago mayor because he didn't live in the city in the year before the election. The court voted 2-1 to overturn a lower-court ruling that would have kept Mr. Emanuel's name on the ballot. (Associated Press)

Rahm Emanuel speaks in Chicago on Monday after an Illinois appeals court threw him off the ballot for Chicago mayor because he didn't live in the city in the year before the election. The court voted 2-1 to overturn a lower-court ruling that would have kept Mr. Emanuel's name on the ballot. (Associated Press)

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