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That video from three years ago says it all… “The master of the back-room deals,” “an alderman’s alderman, and my personal favorite “The hog with the big nuts.” All of things that Cook County commissioner William Beavers calls himself. Beavers was indicted last week on four federal charges alleging he filed false tax returns and... Read more »