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Chicago / Mayoral Race #529725

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 12, 1983
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(Studio) Importance of political patronage and ward bosses in Chicago pols. examined; alderman Vito Marzulo, Edward Burke, Edmund Kelly featured. Harold Washington's assessment of them quoted. [KELLY - defs. system.] No. and types of jobs controlled by patronage system listed. [MARZULO - notes free legal advice.] [BURKE - cites importance of precinct capts.] [William SINGER - discusses implications of Washington's call for reform of patronage system.] Special report on election tonight announced.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

Reporter(s):
Mudd, Roger
Duration:
00:03:00

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