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Emanuel discusses Chicago’s economy at policy breakfast

Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Thursday morning talked about the unique aspects of the city's workforce and how his administration is helping to drive Chicago’s economy.

The mayor’s comments came during a panel discussion at a breakfast the University Club of Chicago held to promote “The Metropolitan Revolution: How Cities and Metros are Fixing our Broken Politics and Fragile Economy,” a new book by Bruce Katz, vice president and director of the Brookings Metropolitan Policy Program, and Jennifer Bradley, a fellow at the organization.