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The No-Pander Zone

You gotta love Fourth Ward alderman Toni Preckwinkle. True, I think she’s wasting her intellect and integrity on supporting Chicago’s Olympic bid, thus giving Mayor Daley perhaps his only shred of credibility on the subject. But she really is one of Chicago’s great political characters.

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We don’t trust ’em either

Here’s how far the city’s reputation has declined . . . At some of the recent public hearings the 2016 Olympic committee has been holding to promote their bid for the games, folks have been asking, “How can we trust your promise to come in on budget—the city’s always over budget with its projects?” Or, […]