NewsViews: Toni Preckwinkle

October 4, 2011 1:32:33 PM PDT
Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle is the first woman elected to head the county, and its annual budget that exceeds $3 billion.

Cook contains 800 government units and $5.3 million residents. It is the second most populous county and the nation's 19th largest government, bigger than most states.

Former teacher and former Chicago Alderman Preckwinkle is our guest on this NewsViews.