Officeholders similar to or like Richard J. Daley

American politician who served as the Mayor of Chicago from 1955 and the chairman of the Cook County Democratic Party Central Committee from 1953 until his death. Wikipedia

  • Richard M. Daley

    American politician who served as the 54th Mayor of Chicago, Illinois, from 1989 to 2011. Elected mayor in 1989 and was reelected five times until declining to run for a seventh term. Wikipedia

  • Cook County Democratic Party

    Political party which represents voters in 50 wards in the city of Chicago and 30 suburban townships of Cook County. The organization has dominated Chicago politics (and consequently, Illinois politics) since the 1930s. Wikipedia

  • John P. Daley

    11th Ward Democratic Committeeman in Chicago, Illinois, a member of the Cook County Board of Commissioners (11th district), and the Chair of the Cook County Board Audit and Finance Committee. He has previously served in both the Illinois State Senate and the Illinois House of Representatives, as well as being employed as a school teacher. Wikipedia

  • American political family from Chicago that is deeply entrenched in the vast political machine system of Illinois. Two family members have held the office of the Mayor of Chicago. Wikipedia

  • Dan Rostenkowski

    United States Representative from Chicago, serving from 1959 to 1995. He became one of the most powerful legislators in Washington, especially in matters of taxation, until he went to prison. Wikipedia

  • Toni Preckwinkle

    American politician and the current Cook County Board President in Cook County, Illinois, United States. First elected as President of the Cook County Board of Commissioners, the executive branch of Cook County government, in November 2010 and became the first woman elected to this position. Wikipedia

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    • McCormick, a vigorous campaigner for the Republican Party, died in 1955, just four days before Democratic boss Richard J. Daley was elected mayor for the first time.Chicago Tribune-Wikipedia
    • King's beliefs militated against his staging a violent event, and he negotiated an agreement with Mayor Richard J. Daley to cancel a march in order to avoid the violence that he feared would result.Martin Luther King Jr.-Wikipedia
    • The SCLC's campaign in Chicago publicly failed, because Chicago's Mayor Richard J. Daley marginalized the SCLC's campaign by promising to "study" the city's problems.Civil rights movement-Wikipedia
    • In 1935, the first act of newly elected state representative Richard J. Daley was to introduce a resolution calling for the establishment of an undergraduate Chicago campus of the University of Illinois.University of Illinois at Chicago-Wikipedia
    • The first consisted of Johnson (and Humphrey), labor unions, and local party bosses led by Chicago Mayor Richard J. Daley.Lyndon B. Johnson-Wikipedia
    • Instead, Humphrey concentrated on winning the delegates in non-primary states, where party leaders such as Chicago Mayor Richard J. Daley controlled the delegate votes in their states.1968 United States presidential election-Wikipedia

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