Obama Supports Chicago's 2016 Olympic Bid at His Own Risk

Chicago Reader | December 8, 2008
Last month president-elect Barack Obama vowed to end the old system of awarding federal goodies to friends. But I'm not sure the call for productive and prudent public spending applies to the expensive wish lists of his hometown the same way it does to those of, say, the Detroit auto industry.

Chicago Reader

Chicago Reader, a pioneer of the weekly alternative press, is one of the largest and most successful AAN publications, recognized throughout the industry for both editorial excellence and advertising impact. It publishes an average of 100 pages per week in...
More »
Contact for Reprint Rights
  • Market Served: Metropolitan Area
  • Address: 350 North Orleans Street, 10th Floor, Chicago, IL 60654
  • Phone: (312) 222-6920