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Morning Spin: Question about legalizing marijuana could go on Cook County ballots

By: Hal Dardick, Chicago Tribune Cook County commissioners on Wednesday will decide whether to put on the ballot a question asking voters if recrea...
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Crain’s Editorial: It’s high time to legalize marijuana

By: Crain's Editorial Board It's the best idea to come out of the Cook County Board since killing the pop tax. We're talking about County Commissione...
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Crain’s: Legal pot in Cook County? Lawmaker says let’s vote

By: Greg Hinz With one eye on government's bottom line and another on public opinion, a Cook County commissioner today announced plans to let count...
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STATEMENT OF COMMISSIONER JOHN FRITCHEY ON HIS VOTE TO REPEAL THE SWEETENED BEVERAGE TAX

As the executive, President Preckwinkle has to make very difficult decisions and I respect that fact. But I simply disagree with this particular decis...
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