Posts tagged "Toni Preckwinkle"

Toni Preckwinkle takes on county workers-- gently

Toni Preckwinkle takes on county workers-- gently
Cook County Board President, Toni Preckwinkle In reviewing her current budget, Toni Preckwinkle sees the writing on the wall. If more cuts are not made in the future, that writing will be in red ink. Cook County has a $3.1 billion budget. That budget was running a $487 million deficit. Creative financing, using tax increment... Read more »

Cook County Treasurer Maria Pappas loves to misspend your money

Cook County Treasurer Maria Pappas loves to misspend your money
I’m not too happy and it has nothing to do with the three feet of snow I shoveled out from behind my garage Wednesday. Although city services have slowed down to a crawl the last couple days because of the snow, Cook County Treasurer Maria Pappas was still able to get her tax bill to... Read more »