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  • Originally published 05/03/2017

    Obama unveils plans for presidential center in Chicago

    The center will sit near a lagoon that runs into Lake Michigan in the Jackson Park neighborhood and will feature three buildings – a museum, a forum and a library – as well as outdoor gathering spaces.

  • Originally published 07/28/2015

    The Obama library lands on Chicago

    Rick Perlstein

    Like so many things Obamian, when it comes to transparency, fantasies of reform turn to ashes in our mouths.

  • Originally published 01/22/2015

    Emanuel Aims to Boost Bid for Obama Library

    “His magnanimous gesture boosts U of C’s chances of beating out Columbia Universityin New York to become the library’s home. A win would add new luster to the university’s already considerable prestige.”

  • Originally published 03/22/2014

    Obama library gets going

    Illinois, New York and Hawaii are all expected to compete for Obama's library.