Newsviews: Candidates for Cook County board president

Two people are vying to be the Democratic candidate for Cook County board president.

Voters in the March 20 primary election will pick between incumbent Toni Preckwinkle and challenger Bob Fioretti.

Both candidates spoke to ABC7 about the job.

The position's two key responsibilities are public health and public safety.

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Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle talks about March 20 primary election and her opponent, Bob Fioretti. Part 1

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Cook County board president candidate Bob Fioretti talks about the primary election and his opponent, incumbent Toni Preckwinkle.

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