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William J.P. Banks, 36th Ward Manny Flores, 1st Ward Bob Fioretti, 2nd Ward Pat Dowell, 3rd Ward Toni Preckwinkle, 4th Ward Leslie Hairston, 5th Ward Freddrenna Lyle, 6th Ward Sandi Jackson, 7th Ward Michelle Harris, 8th Ward Anthony Beale, 9th Ward John Pope, 10th Ward James Balcer, 11th Ward George Cardenas, 12th Ward Frank Olivo, 13th Ward Ed Burke, 14th Ward Toni Foulkes, 15th Ward Joann Thompson, 16th Ward Latasha Thomas, 17th Ward Lona Lane Virginia "Ginger" Rugai, 19th Ward Willie Cochran, 20th Ward Howard Brookins Jr., 21st Ward Ricardo Munoz, 22nd Ward Michael Zalewski Sharon Denise Dixon, 24th Ward Daniel "Danny" Solis, 25th Ward Billy Ocasio, 26th Ward Walter Burnett Jr., 27th Ward Ed Smith, 28th Ward Isaac "Ike" Carothers, 29th Ward Ariel Reboyras, 30th Ward Regner "Ray" Suarez Scott Waguespack, 32nd Ward Richard Mell, 33rd Ward Carrie Austin, 34th Ward Rey Colon, 35th Ward William J.P. Banks, 36th Ward Emma Mitts, 37th Ward Thomas Allen, 38th Ward Margaret Laurino, 39th Ward Patrick O'Connor, 40th Ward Brian Doherty Brendan Reilly, 42nd Ward Vi Daley, 43rd Ward Tom Tunney, 44th Ward Patrick Levar, 45th Ward Helen Shiller, 46th Ward Eugene "Gene" Schulter, 47th Ward Mary Ann Smith, 48th Ward Joe Moore, 49th Ward Bernard "Berny" Stone, 50th Ward Home

Entered Office 1983, after predecessor Louis Farina stepped down on eve of indictment for extortion
Previous Life Lawyer for the city
Patrons Old First Ward organization
Key Role Chair of the zoning committee whose philosophy is that what the local alderman wants, the local alderman gets
Strengths Fellow aldermen, developers, and zoning lawyers who appreciate his philosophy; campaign war chest of about $500,000
Key Relatives Zoning lawyer Samuel Banks, brother; zoning lawyer Jimmy Banks, nephew; state rep John Fritchey, nephew-in-law
Prospects With the mayor’s nod, all zoning requests granted

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