When he was a senator, the first thing he did after winning the seat was sit down with Daley.
But Daley, a man of many grudges, was angered when the gun bill went down to defeat by a tiny margin.
Many Daley loyalists harbored deep suspicions about a fellow they deemed effete and aloof.
White House visitor logs show that Rahm has met with a cavalcade of Daley allies during the past 18 months.
“He asks the right questions—the tough, uncomfortable questions,” Rogers says of Daley.
As Miller entered the closet and closed the door, Sargent turned the key and admitted Daley greatly excited.
“I have not a stiver,” said Daley, feeling first in one pocket, then in the other.
A fellow wants to do something beside stick in his room and grind, Mr. Daley.
"It's the quantity, then, you find—ah—difficult," said Mr. Daley.
He called Daley, one of the criminal assistants, and ordered him to show the prisoner his room.