Global  

“The world's speediest news portal”
One News Page
"Obama Presidential Center" News 
0
shares
Share on
Facebook
Share on
Twitter
Post on 
Reddit
Share by
Email
 

Obama center foes decry ‘rubber-stamping’ as Chicago council OKs project

The planned Obama Presidential Center won almost-unanimous approval Wednesday from Chicago’s City Council, despite significant resistance and protests from opponents -- who accused the council of..
FOXNews.com

Chicago City Council backs Obama Presidential Center plans

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago City Council has given its backing to construction of the Obama Presidential Center in a park on the city’s South Side. Loud applause came from council members after they..
Seattle Times Also reported by •FOXNews.com

Videos for "Obama Presidential Center"

News video: Aldermen Approve Obama Presidential Center

Aldermen Approve Obama Presidential Center 02:10

Chicago Aldermen overwhelmingly approved the $500 million Obama Presidential Center Wednesday in a 47-1 vote.
Source: CBS 2 Chicago -

News video: Packed House At City Hall For Busy Council Meeting

Packed House At City Hall For Busy Council Meeting 02:42

It's an especially busy morning for the Chicago City Council, as aldermen take on several major issues. The council will vote on plans for the Obama Presidential Center, and a controversial plan for a..
Source: CBS 2 Chicago -

News video: City Council To OK Obama Center; Aldermen To Propose Renaming Balbo

City Council To OK Obama Center; Aldermen To Propose Renaming Balbo 01:21

The Chicago City Council is expected to approve plans to build the Obama Presidential Center in Jackson Park on Wednesday. Meantime, two aldermen will introduce a proposal to rename Balbo Drive after..
Source: CBS 2 Chicago -

News video: Unanimous Approval For $500M Obama Center

Unanimous Approval For $500M Obama Center 01:27

CBS 2's Audrina Bigos reports the heaviest lifting is done with the approval granted for the Obama Presidential Center on public land in Chicago.
Source: CBS 2 Chicago -

News video: Obama Presidential Center Approved by Chicago Plan Commission

Obama Presidential Center Approved by Chicago Plan Commission 02:28

Construction of the Obama Presidential Center in Chicago has taken a major step forward with a city commission's decision to sign off on the project.
Source: WGN -

 

Proposal to build Obama center goes to Chicago City Council

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago City Council is expected to sign off on construction of the Obama Presidential Center in a park on the city's South Side.The council is scheduled to take up the $500..
New Zealand Herald

Obama Presidential Center in Chicago gets initial approval, but many hurdles remain

Plans to open the Obama Presidential Center on Chicago’s South Side have cleared a major hurdle, but a recent approval from city planners is just the beginning of a long process before construction..
L.A. Times

Plan for Obama Presidential Center advances over protests

CHICAGO (AP) — Construction of the Obama Presidential Center in Chicago has taken a major step forward with a city commission’s decision to sign off on the project. The Chicago Plan Commission on..
Seattle Times

Obama Presidential Center Location Challenged by Lawsuit

The Obama presidential center's planned location on Chicago parkland is being challenged by a federal lawsuit seeking to block construction of the future library and museum.
Newsmax

Chicago Nonprofit Files Lawsuit to Block Obama Presidential Center Construction

A Chicago nonprofit filed a lawsuit in federal court Monday to block construction of the Obama Presidential Center, claiming the organizers diverted the center's purpose away from operating as a..
Breitbart

Chicago group sues to stop construction of Obama center

CHICAGO (AP) — A nonprofit group says the Obama Presidential Center shouldn't be built in a Chicago park because it won't be a true presidential library.In a federal lawsuit filed Monday against the..
New Zealand Herald Also reported by •Seattle Times

Lawsuit filed to block Obama Center in Chicago park

CHICAGO (AP) — Public park advocates have filed a lawsuit against the city of Chicago seeking to stop construction of former President Barack Obama’s presidential center. The Chicago Sun-Times..
Seattle Times

Lakeside Alliance Launches New Website to Share Updates on the Construction of the Future Obama Presidential Center

Website Will Provide Updates on Subcontracts, Hiring, and Events for the Obama Presidential Center (OPC) CHICAGO (PRWEB) February 28, 2018 Lakeside Alliance, the construction manager of the Obama..
PRWeb

Obama library's public cost estimated at $175M: report

The planned Obama Presidential Center in Chicago is being privately funded, but on Friday city officials estimated how much taxpayers will pay for roadwork and other construction around the center:..
FOXNews.com

No, President Trump Didn't Cancel Obama Center Funding

no, president trump didn't cancel obama center funding
Watch VideoYou may have seen a story circulating that claimed President Donald Trump canceled federal funding for the Obama presidential library. That's total fantasy.  A website called The Patriot..
Newsy

Hollywood opening its wallet for Obama's presidential center in Chicago

Hollywood is opening its wallet for the Obama Foundation, which Tuesday reported 31 new donors who have contributed $1 million or more to the former president’s future center in Chicago. Donors in..
L.A. Times

You Might Like


 Page 1  〉 
Environmentally friendly: One News Page is hosted on servers powered solely by renewable energy
© 2018 One News Page Ltd. All Rights Reserved.  |  About us  |  Disclaimer  |  Press Room  |  Terms & Conditions  |  Content Accreditation
 RSS  |  News for my Website  |  Free news search widget  |  Help  |  Contact us  |  DMCA / Content Removal  |  Privacy & Data Protection Policy
How are we doing? Send us your feedback  |   LIKE us on Facebook   FOLLOW us on Twitter   FIND us on Google+