I’m assuming Ald. Roberto Maldonado (26th) couldn’t find anyone who truly deserved this honor.
Oscar Lopez Rivera
For decades, Chicago aldermen have been addicted to honorary street designations as a way to curry favor with clout-heavy constituents.
The final vote by Chicago’s 50 aldermen on this horrific proposal by Ald. Roberto Maldonado (26th) is scheduled for Wednesday.
A man whose father was killed in a New York City bombing by the FALN lashed out at Chicago aldermen Thursday for honoring Oscar Lopez Rivera.
The new rules would kick in only after seven more signs are added to the list, including one honoring Puerto Rican activist Oscar Lopez Rivera.
Lopez Rivera’s arrival was kept secret until just hours before his plane touched down, which angered supporters.
In a blistering Facebook post, Amy Blagojevich, blasted Barack Obama for not using his presidential powers to release her father from prison.