From the archives: Milt Rosenberg visits with Jane Byrne

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Mayor Jane Byrne at an interview at City Hall. (Chicago Tribune file photo)

From the archives: Chicago’s only female mayor (1979-83) Jane Byrne joined Extension 720 with Milt Rosenberg prior to her Democratic primary upset victory over then-mayor Michael Bilandic in 1979. Jane Byrne died Friday, November 14, 2014 at the age of 81. (Originally recorded February 16, 1979)