Chicago mayoral candidate Gery Chico joined a growing group of aldermen calling for an end to the compact creating the Chicago-Gary Airport Authority over the airport’s deportation of undocumented immigrants “on a near weekly basis,” but the mayor of Gary described the move as “political posturing.”

Flanked by Ald. Raymond Lopez (15), mayoral candidate Gary Chico called for Chicago to withdraw from the Gary-Chicago Airport agreement because undocumented immigrants are deported from there. [A.D. Quig/

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