Cook County Assessor Joe Berrios's family benefited from the political hiring and firing that is costing the county $529,000. Read »
From Toni Preckwinkle flinging beads to shirtless men dancing on Sheriff Tom Dart's float, the politicians who made the biggest impressions at the Gay Pride Parade. Read »
Cook County president tells Sun-Times that too many schools are marked for closure. Read »
Buying a gun in Cook County officially became more expensive this week. A new $25 tax on every gun purchased in the county took effect Monday as part of County Board President Toni Preckwinkle's plan to pay for the violence she says crowds jails and drives up health care costs. Read »
Why Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle should run for mayor. Read »
The people who run Chicago weren't educated in the public schools, and don't expect them to produce the global citizens who keep the city competitive. So why spend money there? Read »
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