- Apr 12, 2008
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“I think this is a unique opportunity for Chicago to showcase itself to the world, and the world to see the city of Chicago. I think our Police Department is highly trained, very professional, with the right leadership,” he said.
The mayor also praised the city’s handling of multiple protests by “Occupy Chicago” activists last year, noting Chicago did not see violent clashes with police that happened in other protests by the Occupy movement.