Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle is scheduled to visit a suburb Monday where some residents want to secede from the county. Board President Preckwinkle said she's looking forward to the visit to northwest suburban Palatine."
“I expected to find a lot of inefficiency and a lot of inappropriate behavior, and we’ve found it,” said new Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle with a laugh, speaking of her first 100 days in office. “I don’t know what to say. Am I surprised? No.
Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle suggested Tuesday her predecessor shouldn't be able to collect unemployment just because he lost an election.Preckwinkle's administration says former president Todd Stroger applied in January to collect state jobless benefits based on his time in office.
In a surprise move, the Cook County Board of Commissioners voted today to roll back a controversial sales tax increase.At the start of her term, Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle had pledged to roll back the sales tax by a quarter of a percent in 2012 and another quarter of a percent in 2
One of the big challenges facing Chicago’s newly-elected government is getting the city budget under control. As Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle has found out, big budget fixes are easier said than done.
Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle presided over her first official board meeting Tuesday. A nd commissioners were seemingly done in record time.Before Toni Preckwinkle became president - it was rare for meetings to start on time. This one started early.