CHICAGO
02/22/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Daley Urges Obama To Lease Federal Assets

Mayor Daley has already unloaded four of Chicago's most valuable assets for a $6 billion mountain of cash amid concern he is mortgaging the city's future.

Now, he wants President Obama to follow Chicago's lead.
[...]
"If they start leasing public assets -- every city, every county, every state and the federal government -- you would not have to raise any taxes whatsoever. You would have more infrastructure money that way than any other way in the nation," Daley said.

Read more on Chicago Sun-Times