A source with knowledge of the investigation told the Chicago Sun-Times that the subpoena from the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Springfield is directed at Benton Cook III.
Big parts of Rauner’s private-sector record could be as open to question as, say, Gov. Pat Quinn administration’s decision to provide soft landing for a deposed alderman on the Illinois Department of Transportation’s payroll.
“Who’s gonna stick their neck out for somebody with approval ratings that low?”
It appears Cook County Commissioner Tim Schneider will take on the role to lead the Illinois Republican Party without a challenge.
The Chicago city clerk’s new system of year-round vehicle-sticker sales has unmasked a couple of dodges that were costing the city millions of dollars every year.
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