Cook County a “Dark Pool of Political Corruption”

For the “geniuses” who wrote this piece, I only need to say one thing.

DUH!

It REALLY took you this long to figure that one out?  You aren’t cutting it too well as reporters.  Burger King is still hiring.


http://www.nbcchicago.com/news/politics/illinois-corruption-84736672.html

Cook County a “Dark Pool of Political Corruption”

New study provides insight into 141+ years of political hijinks

Updated 6:03 PM CST, Fri, Feb 19, 2010

Cook County has been a “dark pool of political corruption” for more than a century, a new study by the University of Illinois at Chicago says.

Nearly 150 employees, politicians and contractors in the nation’s second-largest county have been convicted on corruption charges since 1957, according to a report released Thursday by the university and the Better Government Association (.pdf)

(Complete article HERE)


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