Tag: Midway Airport

Let's put slot machines in whore houses too

Gov. Pat Quinn wants some major changes in Illinois’ casino/gaming bill, saying that he’ll veto the bill that the Legislature sent him. He’s got some good points: …. Quinn said he would not allow gambling at racetracks, the state fairgrounds, or at Midway or O’Hare International Airports, as the current legislation proposes.The governor also wants... Read more »

Why O'Hare is America's most dangerous airport--and why it will get worse

And Midway is Number 12 A new study based on Federal Aviation Administration statistics shows that O’Hare International Airport is the nation’s most dangerous airport. The study is based on the number and potential severity near-collision between airplanes incidents at the airports.  (See the full methodology.) Travel and Leisure Magazine, which conducted the study, cited a... Read more »

Daley's Doomsday Budget

Mayor Richard M. Daley’s plans to pay for city services by dealing away city assets would be silly if it weren’t so ruinous. Just how long can Daley hawk the city’s assets to pay for police, fire, garbage collection and other city services before he runs out? And what happens then? Don’t bother asking Daley;... Read more »
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