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Elect Bilandic Mayor

Elect Bilandic Mayor Political Button Museum
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Elect Bilandic Mayor
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Red border, with a blue background and white text.

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union bug

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Michael Bilandic was appointed acting Mayor of Chicago in 1976 after Richard Daley passed away during his term. Despite promising not to run for the special 1977 election, Bilandic ran a popular campaign and was elected easily. His term ended in 1979, and he was not re-elected, however, he later went on to serve on the Illinois Supreme Court. This button was part of the 1977 campaign.

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PO0653
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