FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 27, 2015
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Green Party Announces Endorsement of Bob Fioretti for Mayor
Who: Phil Huckelberry, Chairman, Green Party of Chicago; mayoral candidate Bob Fioretti, supporters
What: Green Party endorses Alderman Fioretti for Mayor
Where: Fioretti campaign headquarters, 1043 W Madison
When: Wednesday, January 28, 11:00 a.m.
Tomorrow, the Green Party of Chicago will announce their endorsement of Bob Fioretti for mayor at a press conference at the Fioretti campaign headquarters. “Chicago has been subject to persistent political abuse, from the shuttering of dozens of schools to the siphoning of tax dollars off to private interests,” said Huckelberry. “Bob Fioretti has been at the forefront of standing up to these abuses, and he takes it further and backs it up with real ideas for moving the city forward.”
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