Posts tagged "Patrick Ryan"

Chicago olympics bid team to hold secret meetings with aldermen

http://newsblogs.chicagotribune.com/clout_st/2009/06/olympics-bid-team-to-hold-secret-meetings-with-aldermen-today.html At every turn, Mayor Richard M. Daley, Pat Ryan and the Chicago Silly Council make themselves look ever more like dunces. Now comes word that Ryan’s Chicago 2016 Olympic committee is meeting in secret with aldermen to brief them on a controversial move by Daley to secure the Olympics for Chicago in 2016. The... Read more »

Daley's Costly Genuflection to the Olympic Overseers

Is the International Olympic Committee so stupid that it is willing to accept the word of a mayor of a near-bankrupt city that it will cover any of the Games’ huge losses if it comes to Chicago? Is the committee stupid enough to believe that Daley is a king and can commit Chicago to paying... Read more »
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