Sunday, September 19, 2010
The underbelly of campaigning
Henry Farias bows his head in mock reverence.
“Look how beautiful she is,” he says as his son, Pablo, hauls off a 4-by-8 campaign sign emblazoned with the face of Republican Judge Lori Valenzuela. Pablo drops it facedown onto the pile of campaign signs.
They're working in the backyard of a rundown house overlooking Interstate 35, near Division Street on the South Side.