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The Carry Out 5-18-15

Justin offers his humorous bent on the top stories of the day including  Rahm Emanuel and the City Council being sworn in, the suspension of the CTA’s Yellow Line, Former Cook County Board President Todd Stroger’s wish to get back into politics, and the reported acrimony between Derrick Rose and Jimmy Butler. 9 more words

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Greg Hinz. Rauner and Quinn and Stroger and Madigan.

– Greg Hinz

If you put together a list of Illinois politicians whom Bruce Rauner would be least likely to funnel campaign cash to, Chicago’s Stroger clan and Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan would be right at the top. 250 more words

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Former Stroger Aide Gets 6 ½ Years In Prison In Corruption Case

CHICAGO (STMW) — An ex-aide to former Cook County Board President Todd Stroger was sentenced to 6 ½ years in prison Wednesday for steering more than $300,000 in phony county contracts to her own company and her pals. 189 more words

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Former Stroger Aide Gets 51 Months For Bribery

CHICAGO (STMW) — Eugene Mullins — Todd Stroger’s onetime chief media spokesman and best friend since childhood — was sentenced Friday to more than four years in prison on seven counts of bribery and wire fraud. 266 more words

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Former Stroger Aide Convicted On Corruption Charges

CHICAGO (CBS) — Former Cook County Board President Todd Stroger’s top aide has been convicted on charges of mail fraud and taking kick-backs. WBBM’s Bob Roberts has spoken with attorneys. 144 more words

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Stroger Pal Depicted As Sweet 7-Year-Old As Trial Opens In Kickback Scheme

CHICAGO (STMW) — He’s a highly-educated 49-year-old man accused of running a classic government kickback scam from his clouted position as former Cook County Board President Todd Stroger’s lifelong pal. 351 more words

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Former Stroger Aide To Go On Trial On Corruption Charges

CHICAGO (STMW) — Nearly three years after she was arrested while pulling out of a downtown parking garage, Carla Oglesby – a top aide to former Cook County Board President Todd Stroger – is expected to go on trial on public corruption charges Monday, the Chicago Sun-Times reports. 358 more words

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