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Jane Byrne

Not sure if anyone outside of Chicago saw the news, but our only female mayor ever  died at age 81.  She was mayor during the  mid 1970s.  471 more words

Integrity

PLAYING THE GAME

Obama is a team player. His team, aka cabinet, is good at playing the game, really, really good. His second string, the mainstream media is also a force of reckoning. 373 more words

Progressives

FIRST FEMALE MAYOR JANE BYRNE DIES AT 80...

My “mom” adored this lady…She  thought Jane Byrne had a  lot of fire and lot of spunk! And truly believed she hurt a lot of male “egos” when she got elected in Chicago.   108 more words

Former Chicago Mayor Jane Byrne dies

Former Chicago Mayor Jane Byrne died Friday.

Byrne had been in failing health for years and grew weaker the last few days, according to her daughter, Kathy Byrne. 485 more words

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Former Chicago Mayor Jane Byrne dies

Former Chicago Mayor Jane Byrne died Friday.

Byrne had been in failing health for years and grew weaker the last few days, according to her daughter, Kathy Byrne. 530 more words

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My favorite line in this article? “The objections are mainly the same old ones.” We could probably say the same thing today!

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