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Emanuel to speak on University of Chicago panel on gun politics

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Mayor Emanuel will be on a University of Chicago panel Tuesday, talking about gun laws. "The Politics of Guns in America" will be hosted by The Axelrod Institute of Politics.

The discussion will take place at 7 p.m. in The Logan Arts Center Performance Hall and is open to the public. The university will also stream it live on the UChicago Facebook Live Tab.

The mayor began a campaign make gun manufacturers feel a financial pinch.

Emanuel ordered all city pension funds to drop any investments that buy stock in companies that make guns. He also promises to recruit other mayors to do the same.

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