News Coverage: Todd Stroger


November 16, 2009 @ 4:54 AM

Stroger's absence: Retaliation for Sun-Times story

Cook County Board President Todd Stroger took a lot of hits at yesterday’s Democratic candidate forum, which he did not attend, though he was expected to.

His absence was initially unexplained, as the Sun-Times reported: Read more...

November 16, 2009 @ 2:27 AM

This week in county gov

Tuesday's County Board meeting is likely to be the big headline this week. 

With a new law signed by Gov. Pat Quinn that lowers the number of votes required to override a veto, it looks like the bloc of commissioners opposed to board President Todd Stroger's sales tax will finally succeed in knocking it down on Tuesday. Read more...

November 16, 2009 @ 1:30 AM

Stroger a no-show at candidate forum


Democrats vying for county board president discuss the issues at DePaul Unviersity. Credit: Alex Parker

November 12, 2009 @ 11:01 AM

Walls: Quinn plays 'trick' on voters

Update: If determined eligible, William "Dock" Walls will appear first among Democrats on the ballot.

Original Post: The only black candidate in the state's gubernatorial race publicly condemned Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn this afternoon. William "Dock" Walls accused Quinn of using a surrogate to undermine his campaign. Read more...

November 12, 2009 @ 2:15 AM

Peraica Celebrates New Leash on Stroger


Tony Peraica

"It's a brand-new day."

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