Filter by

Richard M. Daley
Showing 1 - 20 of 55 Show 55
  • [alt text]

    2008 Democratic Convention, Day 3

    The third day of the Democratic National Convention at the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado, focused on military, security, and foreign policy issues. Senator Barack Obama was…

    12,592 views
  • [alt text]

    U.S. Conference of Mayors Opening Press Conference

    Leaders of the U.S. Conference of Mayors held a news conference at the organization’s annual winter meeting.

    622 views
  • [alt text]

    Democratic Convention Evening Session

    On the first day of the Democratic Convention, speakers praised President Clinton and talked about various Democratic issues. Speakers included Senators Moseley-Braun and Daschle,…

    582 views
  • [alt text]

    Democratic Convention Evening Session

    341 views
  • [alt text]

    U.S. Presentation to International Olympic Committee

    President and Mrs. Obama spoke as part of the Chicago 2016 presentation to the International Olympic Committee in Copenhagen. They talked about the city of Chicago, their ties to…

    326 views
  • [alt text]

    Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley

    Richard Daley spoke about his experiences as mayor of Chicago and career in public service. He was the 54th mayor of Chicago and served in that position from 1989 to 2011.

    282 views
  • [alt text]

    Clinton Campaign Rally

    Democratic presidential candidate Gov. Bill Clinton and his running mate Sen. Al Gore spoke to a campaign rally on the morning after the final presidential candidates…

    191 views
  • [alt text]

    First Lady Speech

    Mrs. Clinton addressed a meeting of the Illinois delegation. She is a Chicago native herself. She talked about her husband’s campaign and about family…

    138 views
  • [alt text]

    2008 National Summit on American Competitiveness

    In the town hall session a panel discussion was held on challenges facing U.S. business to secure America’s position as a competitive economy in the 21st century and…

    121 views
  • [alt text]

    Presidential Arrival in Chicago

    President Clinton hugged his wife and daughter as he stepped out of a Marine helicopter which brought him to Chicago. Then Mayor Daley and a crowd of supporters welcomed him to the…

    117 views
  • [alt text]

    AmeriCorps Volunteers Swearing-In

    President Bill Clinton helped launch “City Year: Little Rock” by swearing in 40 members of the nationwide citizen service organization, part of the AmeriCorps…

    117 views
  • [alt text]

    Tribute to Dennis Hastert

    Chicago Mayor Richard Daley and Representatives Bobby Rush and Judy Biggert spoke at an Illinois tribute to Representative Dennis Hastert. Many others, including President George W.…

    115 views
  • [alt text]
  • [alt text]

    Richard J. Daley Urban Forum

    As part of the inaugural Richard J. Daley Urban Forum, Mayor Richard M. Daley spoke about his father’s life. Mr. Beschloss then gave the opening keynote address on the life…

    104 views
  • [alt text]

    Youth Gun Violence

    A panel of officials spoke at a conference for U.S. mayors about youth violence, gun crimes, and weapon trafficking in urban areas. They talked about gun regulation and gun control…

    100 views
  • [alt text]

    Illinois Delegation Breakfast Meeting

    The Illinois delegation to the Democratic National Convention met in preparation for the Convention.

    91 views
  • [alt text]

    Democratic National Committee Meeting

    Democratic National Committee annual summer meeting was held at the Hilton Chicago Hotel. At the general session on the final day, DNC members vote on proposed resolutions, the 2008…

    79 views
  • [alt text]

    Law Enforcement Officials' Rally

    From the White House South Lawn, President Clinton informed a group
    of mayors and law enforcement officials that, two American
    helicopters, flying in Northern Iraq as part of Operation…

    59 views
  • [alt text]

    American Crime and Drug Issues

    Chicago Mayor Richard Daley called for political leadership in Washington, DC, that would effectively fight the nation’s drug and crime problems in a speech before the 1992 Democratic…

    51 views
  • [alt text]

    National Domestic Agenda for U.S. Cities

    Mayors and Congressmen met in Washington to discuss domestic issues in the second Urban Summit. The first Urban Summit was held in the fall of 1990, when 35 mayors met to discuss…

    49 views
  • Load 20 More