The battle to shut down Obama’s Presidential Center (Worship Center)
washingtonexaminer.com ^ | 1/15/18 | Anna Giaritelli
Posted on 1/15/2018, 4:15:26 AM by a little elbow grease
The Obama Foundation released plans last week for the presidential center it plans to build in Chicago’s Jackson Park, but behind the scenes, a battle is taking place to keep the former Democratic president from building on that specific plot of land, and there’s still a chance that it gets delayed when it seeks federal approval.
What initially started out as a library has morphed into a 20-acre private “center,” and some environmentalists and historians are unhappy with the Obama Foundation’s plans to swoop in and take over a national historic place.
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