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Thursday, September 25, 2008


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As Daley hailed the opening of an extended runway at O'Hare International Airport, Weis waited at the edge of the crowd for more than two hours. Weis waited at the edge of the crowd for more than two hours. After the event, as reporters asked Daley about police hiring, Weis stepped up to the microphone stand.

That's when the mayor abruptly ended the news conference. Daley said he would talk Thursday about O'Hare expansion and nothing else.

On the other hand, the O'Hare expansion means it'll be much faster to get out of here. Worth noting: market volatility is going to make it harder to issue municipal bonds. These sorts of bonds.


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