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George Cardenas, 12th Ward

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ENTERED OFFICE: 2003, replacing incumbent Ray Frias after Frias dropped out of the runoff

PREVIOUS LIFE: Worked in business; remains president of his own money transfer company

KEY TO VICTORY: One of the lowest voter turnouts in the city

FONDNESS FOR: Impassioned speeches detailing Mayor Daley's greatness

PROSPECTS UNDER RAHM: Impassioned speeches exalting Mayor Emanuel's greatness

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