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I pledge tonight to be Mayor for all of the people of this city - for one Chicago.
I am here before you tonight to dedicate this administration to bringing a new renaissance of neighborhood life and community spirit, a renewal of confidence in the future of our city and a revival of opportunity for all Chicago.
I am a Democrat. I have been one all of my life.
I accept that responsibility and ask only that I be judged by my performance as its chief executive.
For my part, I plan to work out a fair and adequate redistribution of city services to all city neighborhoods.
City employees will be hired and promoted because of their abilities - without outside interference.
Chicago's neighborhoods have always been this city's greatest strength.
Chicago kept industry, attracted new business, became the center for convention trade and transportation.
But I am committed to keeping this city a strong and viable center for commerce and industry, for continuing to make it a place of opportunity for its citizens.
But as important as the job to be done by government in the neighborhoods, the people must also be involved.
But always I was a private citizen whose activities in government or political party were appointive.
Be assured that I did not become the Mayor of Chicago to preside over its decline.
As I visited the various neighborhoods in the campaign, I learned fast that it's a mistake to think that all of the wisdom and possible solutions to our problems are available only in this building.
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