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Movement progressive or boss of new machine?

Dec 05, 2018 - Chicago Tribune

When federal investigators raided the offices of longtime Chicago alderman Ed Burke last week, U.S. Rep.-elect Jesus "Chuy" Garcia had this to say:

"Make no mistake. Ald. Burke is the last bastion of Chicago machine politics."

But you're the new machine, Chuy, I wrote then.

And after spending the last week or so talking to politicos across the Latino South Side, I'm convinced there is a Chuy machine.

"A rose by any other name is still a rose, no?" Ald. Raymond Lopez, 15th...