Time Running Out For Cook County Property Tax AmnestyTime is running out for homeowners who received improper property tax deductions to qualify for amnesty.
Two Former Cook County Employees Convicted In Bribery CaseTwo Cook County employees who took bribes to lower property tax bills were convicted on all four counts connected to the scam Monday morning.
Berrios Says Bribery Case Trial Testimony Is 'A Total Lie'Cook County Assessor Joe Berrios had one word Wednesday to describe testimony linking him to allegedly corrupt property tax adjustment deals in a federal bribery trial: “Bull----.”
Cook County’s Top Watchdog Suing Berrios For Ignoring SubpoenaCook County Inspector General Patrick Blanchard says Joe Berrios has been dodging a subpoena for nearly a year. Now Blanchard is taking the Cook County Assessor to court.
Preckwinkle Steps Up Hiring Ethics Fight Against Assessor, Joe BerriosCook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle is taking aim at the hiring practices of Cook County Assessor Joe Berrios.
Race For Obscure Post Tests Chicago-Style Politics
Claypool Accuses Berrios Of Pay-To-Play In Assessor RacePay-to-play is a new charge being leveled in the increasingly nasty race for Cook County Assessor.