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Gery's Chicago roots run deep. He was born
August 24, 1956 and raised in the McKinley
Park neighborhood. His father was a local
printer, and his mother worked as a secretary...
Michelle wrote: "Brother Gator I am with you I was truly supporting Rahm until I read his BIO
and he is not with the unions and the first thing he said WHEN I BECOME MAYOR I AM
GONNA CUT THE CITY PENSION.
Me, being one of the directors of AMERICAN POSTAL WORKERS UNION... AINT NO
WAY IN HELL THAT WE CAN SUPPORT A CANDIDATE THAT DONT BELIEVE IN
UNIONS! SO WITH THAT SAID, CHICO IS OUR MAN."
Hi Wallace, Michelle Elliott commented on your link:
Is it “intimidation” or “education” when mayoral candidate
Rahm Emanuel’s campaign calls owners of gyms preparing
to host Gery Chico events to warn them that Chico has his
facts wrong about Emanuel’s tax policy?
In the ongoing argument over what “luxury” services would
be taxed under Emanuel’s sales tax proposal, Chico held a
news conference Monday to complain the tax would put
neighborhood gyms out of business.
But the first neighborhood gym that Chico tried to hold his
news conference at cancelled at the last minute after getting
a call from the Emanuel campaign, Chico said.
Chico’s campaign scrambled to line up the second gym, in
West Town. Then the Emanuel campaign called that gym. But
owner Sharone Aharon told the caller he planned to let Chico
do his news conference there anyway.
Chico says that Emanuel’s new sales tax would include
neighborhood gyms such as Well Fit in West Town.
LaBolt said it would not — it would only cover “luxury” gyms
such as the Saddle and Cycle Club or the East Bank Club,
where Emanuel works out.
The Emanuel campaign called Aharon just before the news
conference to tell him that, Labolt said... (Cont.)