by The Associated Press Posted May 15 2018 8

first_img by The Associated Press Posted May 15, 2018 8:43 am PDT Last Updated May 15, 2018 at 1:01 pm PDT AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email CHICAGO – A non-profit group says the Obama Presidential Center shouldn’t be built in a Chicago park because it won’t be a true presidential library.In a federal lawsuit filed Monday against the city of Chicago, Protect Our Parks Inc. accuses organizers of the planned library at Jackson Park on the city’s South Side of pulling an “institutional bait and switch” by changing the true nature of the centre from a presidential library to a centre that doesn’t house historic papers.The Obama Foundation has said it will host a digital archive of President Barack Obama’s records, but that paper documents will be stored elsewhere.Chicago hasn’t specifically addressed the group’s argument, but in a statement it characterizes the lawsuit as a threat to a major economic boost for the South Side. Chicago group sues to stop construction of Obama centrelast_img

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