In his state of the city address two weeks ago, Mayor Richard Daley of Chicago chastised the state and federal governments for their lack of support of major cities like Chicago.

The mayor said the city is receiving less than half the federal dollars it was getting a decade ago. And, he pointed out, Gov. Jim Edgar's proposed fiscal 1993 state budget would eliminate the distribution of revenues from a temporary state income tax to local governments, a move that could cost Chicago $25.3 million this year.

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