Jones powers up Senate role

Hinz, Greg
October 2002
Crain's Chicago Business;10/7/2002, Vol. 25 Issue 40, p3
Focuses on the role of legislator Emil Jones Jr. to the community in Chicago, Illinois. Success of Jones in career; Appointment of Jones to the position of a senate president; Job responsibility.


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