The Obama's Have Donated $2 Million To The City Of Chicago To Start New Presidential Center
|The Obama's Have Donated $2 Million To The City Of Chicago To Start New Presidential Center|
Obama made the announcement while presenting preliminary plans for his presidential library and center in Chicago's Jackson Park neighborhood. Construction will take a few years, but Obama said he wanted the facility to start offering programs immediately.
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Obama estimated the presidential center would create 200 to 300 permanent jobs and 1,400 to 1,500 jobs during construction. Economic development as a result of the library would produce 2,000 jobs he stated.