An Era Ends: Mayor Daley Will Not Seek Another Term

Chicago, IL–(ENEWSPF)– The Daley era in Chicago politics will come to an end as Mayor Daley announced today that hewill not seek another term.

From the Chicago Sun-Times:

A public official has to know when it’s time to move on, Daley said during a press conference at City Hall. "For me that time is now."

Daley said he’s thought about the decision for weeks.

"I’ve done my all," Daley said. "I’ve done my best. Now, I’m ready with my family to begin the new phase of our lives."

Daley said this was a personal decision which he had been contemplating the last several months. "It just feels right," the mayor said.