Since 1999 Burke has raised more money that any politician in the city. This includes Richard M. Daley and uber-fundraiser Rahm Emanuel. To be fair, he had more than a decade head start over Emanuel. Still the total of more than $20 million raised and having $8 million in hand is even more impressive when one considers that he's only faced a single opponent for office since 1971.For more on Alderman Ed Burke's legacy. Of course you should read this this.
Thursday, April 25, 2013
The Huffington Post reports on Chicago Mob linked Alderman Ed Burke:
Posted by Steve Bartin at 10:06 PM