Mary O'Connor, 41st Ward | Politics | Chicago Reader

Mary O'Connor, 41st Ward 

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ENTERED OFFICE: Rookie, winning a runoff over Maurita Gavin after Gavin's boss, incumbent Brian Doherty, opted not to run

PREVIOUS LIFE: Deli owner, Edison Park Chamber of Commerce president

PATH TO VICTORY: City's last Republican bastion finally went Democratic.

WHAT THIS MEANS: Nothing. Republican Doherty was as loyal to Daley as any Dem.

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