Chicago Sun-Times
The scoop from Washington

David Axelrod says estimate of one million in Chicago for election night "is kind of a random number."

| No Comments


Obama top strategist David Axelrod, in Norfolk, Va. with Obama told me Tuesday, "I think a million is kind of a random number.

"We expect a good, supportive crowd and we expect it to be a happy occasion. Whatever the result, we don't expect trouble."

Mayor Daley had said that he expects some 1 million to flock to Grant Park to celebrate election night with Barack Obama

Leave a comment

Get the Sweet widget

More widgets

Video

Lynn Sweet

Lynn Sweet is a columnist and the Washington Bureau Chief for the Chicago Sun-Times.

Stay in touch

About this Entry

This page contains a single entry by Lynn Sweet published on October 29, 2008 12:46 AM.

Bill and Hillary Clinton hitting key states to stump for Obama, downticket Democrats. was the previous entry in this blog.

Obama cranking up charismatic heat is the next entry in this blog.

Find recent content on the main index or look in the archives to find all content.