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Mendoza’s rise built on alliances with old-school Democrats

Mendoza’s rise built on alliances with old-school Democrats

Chicago Tribune - Ray Long and Rick Pearson

Susana Mendoza’s TV ads in the mayor’s race focus on her personal story: a skilled soccer player who overcame gender bias to play with the boys after her family fled Little Village’s crime for the safety of the suburbs. Mendoza’s political story is a little more Chicago conventional: Her steady …

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