A Challenge to Daley

April 1971
Time;4/5/1971, Vol. 97 Issue 14, p22
The article offers information on lawyer, Richard Friedman, who wants to be the mayor of Chicago, Illinois in place of Richard Daley. It states that Friedman managed to raise 200,000 dollars and launch his campaign, in which he criticized Daley and remarked him as a destroyer and bungler. It mentions the campaign's main issue as public housing, to which the Chicago Housing Authority also confirmed that Daley had suppressed 500 suburban housing sites, which were for Blacks.


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