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Reuters
Commentary: 1,237 or no 1,237, there will be no 'brokered' conventionthat year. Before 1972, conventions delegates were mostly controlled by local
Commentary: 1,237 or no 1,237, there will be no 'brokered' convention
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
that year. Before 1972, conventions delegates were mostly controlled by local and state party bosses. Like the late Mayor Richard J. Daley of Chicago. Presidential primaries were basically advisory. When John F. Kennedy defeated Humphrey in the... Read more
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The Atlantic
Bernie Sanders and the Struggle for Civil Rights in the Northwho called the decision “arbitrary, capricious, unjustified, and a violation of
Bernie Sanders and the Struggle for Civil Rights in the North
The Atlantic / Posted 6 days ago
who called the decision “arbitrary, capricious, unjustified, and a violation of the Civil Rights Act itself.” Mayor Richard J. Daley, one of the nation’s most powerful and influential politicians, conveyed his anger directly to President... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Here's a Lucas Museum proposal that everyone might likeplan. Here's my thinking: Right now, the Lakeside Center, though revered by s
Here's a Lucas Museum proposal that everyone might like
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 10 days ago
plan. Here's my thinking: Right now, the Lakeside Center, though revered by some preservationists, is obsolete. Of the Richard J. Daley-era structure's 1.9 million square feet, more than three-quarters is rarely used. Consider the building as... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Architect Jahn says Lucas wants 'all or nothing' on museum designon its own." Jahn helped design what was originally known as McCormick Place E
Architect Jahn says Lucas wants 'all or nothing' on museum design
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
on its own." Jahn helped design what was originally known as McCormick Place East, which was completed in 1971 under Mayor Richard J. Daley. Although praised for its modern architecture, the behemoth of a building later was criticized for dividing... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Clarence Page: How to clean up a cover-up culturereporter in 1972, I covered black Rep. Ralph Metcalfe's startling break with th
Clarence Page: How to clean up a cover-up culture
The Oklahoman / Posted 13 days ago
reporter in 1972, I covered black Rep. Ralph Metcalfe's startling break with the powerful Democratic machine of Mayor Richard J. Daley as the issue of police conduct became increasingly personal for him. The last straw came when his friend... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Emanuel's police task force has done its job. Now comes the hard part.old. That cycle has left Chicago with a patchwork police disciplinary process a
Emanuel's police task force has done its job. Now comes the hard part.
Chicago Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
old. That cycle has left Chicago with a patchwork police disciplinary process and the same old problems. In 1960, Mayor Richard J. Daley appointed a review committee after eight officers from the Summerdale District were caught running a... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
To clean up a police culture of coverreporter in 1972, I covered black Rep. Ralph Metcalfe's startling break with th
To clean up a police culture of cover
Chicago Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
reporter in 1972, I covered black Rep. Ralph Metcalfe's startling break with the powerful Democratic machine of Mayor Richard J. Daley as the issue of police conduct became increasingly personal for him. The last straw came when his friend... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Feral cats, rats and songbirds form unnatural mixdestroyed the land. It also happened to Japan more than 50 years ago now, when
Feral cats, rats and songbirds form unnatural mix
Chicago Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
destroyed the land. It also happened to Japan more than 50 years ago now, when the emperor of Japan visited the late Mayor Richard J. Daley in Chicago, and brought back a few buckets of our native Illinois fish, the humble bluegill. The Chicago... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Catholic Church's financial woes, consolidations aren't newby 1990. Bridgeport, which had 11 parishes, lost four. The shuttered churches
Catholic Church's financial woes, consolidations aren't new
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 25 days ago
by 1990. Bridgeport, which had 11 parishes, lost four. The shuttered churches included St. Bridget's, where former Mayor Richard J. Daley married Eleanor "Sis" Guilfoyle in 1936. In Englewood and West Englewood on the South Side, a single new... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tinubu - the Political WizardAroloya, Lagos and Children's Home School in Ibadan. He went to the United Stat
Tinubu - the Political Wizard
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
Aroloya, Lagos and Children's Home School in Ibadan. He went to the United States in 1975, where he studied first at Richard J. Daley College in Chicago, Illinois and then at Chicago State University. While at Chicago, he contested for the... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
City Club of Chicago: A Crisis In Confidence – Police, Chicago Public Schools, Finances, Mayor’s Ability To Leadprograms, including Meet The Press. Fran Spielman has been covering and analyz
City Club of Chicago: A Crisis In Confidence – Police, Chicago Public Schools, Finances, Mayor’s Ability To Lead
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 26 days ago
programs, including Meet The Press. Fran Spielman has been covering and analyzing Chicago mayors and city government since Richard J. Daley. Her City Hall beats have included Mayors Michael Bilandic, Jane Byrne, Harold Washington, Eugene Sawyer,... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Residents plagued by leaky roof, standing water in South Side apartmentdue to the building conditions, the court date has been expedited for Tuesday,
Residents plagued by leaky roof, standing water in South Side apartment
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 26 days ago
due to the building conditions, the court date has been expedited for Tuesday, April 12, 2016 at 9:30 a.m. in Room 1107 of the Richard J. Daley Center. Anyone having issues with a landlord, should call 311 to get an inspector out to the bu... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, April 5, 2016ownership of gold. In 1955, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill resigned
This day in history, April 5, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 28 days ago
ownership of gold. In 1955, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill resigned his office for health reasons. Democrat Richard J. Daley was first elected mayor of Chicago, defeating Republican Robert E. Merriam. In 1964, Army Gen. Douglas... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in Historyownership of gold. In 1955, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill resigned
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 28 days ago
ownership of gold. In 1955, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill resigned his office for health reasons. Democrat Richard J. Daley was first elected mayor of Chicago, defeating Republican Robert E. Merriam. In 1964, Army General Douglas... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Almanacownership of gold. In 1955, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill resigned
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 28 days ago
ownership of gold. In 1955, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill resigned his office for health reasons. Democrat Richard J. Daley was first elected mayor of Chicago, defeating Republican Robert E. Merriam. In 1964, Army General Douglas... Read more
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The Chicago Maroon
Journalist Addresses Racial Segregation in Chicagowhite families are wary to send their children there. Moore attributed the fail
Journalist Addresses Racial Segregation in Chicago
The Chicago Maroon / Posted 28 days ago
white families are wary to send their children there. Moore attributed the failure to further integrate CPS to Mayor Richard J. Daley, who served from 1955 until his death in 1976. Moore also stressed the importance of outside business... Read more
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ABC News
Today in Historyownership of gold. In 1955, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill resigned
Today in History
ABC News / Posted 28 days ago
ownership of gold. In 1955, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill resigned his office for health reasons. Democrat Richard J. Daley was first elected mayor of Chicago, defeating Republican Robert E. Merriam. In 1964, Army General Douglas... Read more
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