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81. Patrick O’Connor

Patrick O'Connor

AGE: 57
OCCUPATION: Alderman, 40th Ward

The City Council floor leader is “by far the alderman whose advice the mayor trusts,” says one City Hall insider. At Emanuel’s behest, O’Connor will chair a powerful new committee overseeing contracts with the city’s union employees.

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