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Chicago declines to bid for
Democratic convention: Inside story

Chicago Sun Times, by Lynn Sweet

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Posted By:earlybird, 6/7/2014 3:26:52 PM

WASHINGTON--Mayor Rahm Emanuel finally slammed--really shut for good-- the door on bidding for either of the 2016 political conventions, with the Democratic National Committee on Saturday announcing that only six cities submitted bids--with Chicago not on list. The cities in the running are Birmingham, Cleveland, Columbus, Philadelphia, Phoenix and New York, with a Brooklyn site. Background: Last Feb. 26, I reported that Chicago was not going to bid for either the Democratic or Republican convention unless the parties agreed to hold the events in the same city, which was not going to happen for 2016. On April 22, I reported that

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: SheikYerBooty, 6/7/2014 3:32:05 PM     (No. 9876642)

The liberal Pajama Boys and Jock Strap Girls would be sitting ducks for the Democrat Plantation Slaves in Chicago.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: StormCnter, 6/7/2014 4:06:04 PM     (No. 9876665)

How eloquent and insightful.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: NorthernDog, 6/7/2014 4:35:53 PM     (No. 9876678)

The Dems would want bullet-proof vests if going to Chicago. Sounds like that wasn´t in the budget.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Penney, 6/7/2014 6:54:43 PM     (No. 9876799)

No need to ´splain. ...´´Chicago,´´ says it all.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 6/7/2014 9:53:23 PM     (No. 9876918)

Darn. If the Dems don´t get Chicago, how about sending them to Destroyit ?

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