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County Inspector General Wants Answers About Commissioners’ Expense Accounts

Cook County commissioners reportedly ran up more than $98,000 in expenses without providing a shred of paperwork.

WBBM Newsradio–09/27/2012

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County Commissioners Crack Down On Own Expense Accounts

From now on, Cook County commissioners will have to buy liquor out of their own pockets and submit other expenses to the ethics board for reimbursement.

CBS Chicago–05/02/2012