Ill-Fated Beverage Tax Prompts Fioretti to Run Against Preckwinkle - NBC Chicago

    Ill-Fated Beverage Tax Prompts Fioretti to Run Against Preckwinkle

    The contest for Cook County Board president is heating up. Former Chicago Ald. Bob Fioretti announced that he will run against incumbent Toni Preckwinkle in the Democratic march primary. Political reporter Mary Ann Ahern tells us the ill-fated beverage tax prompted Fioretti to re-enter politics. (Published Monday, Nov 13, 2017) The contest for Cook County Board president is heating up. Former Chicago Ald. Bob Fioretti announced that he will run against incumbent Toni... See More