"I have the support of a major newspaper. That's more than Rahm's got at this point, and I have encouragement from some very distinguished people. The way I see it, Rahmbo and I should immediately step up to the plate and debate the issues. Now I ask you. Who has the greater claim to the citizen of Chicago? Me with four generations who have lived in this city, or him? I am ready, willing and able to debate him," Mr. Tyrrell tells Inside the Beltway.