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Stroger Sacks County Budget Director

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Cook County Board President Todd Stroger has dumped his budget director just weeks before the planned unveiling of the 2009 budget, the Chicago Sun-Times has learned.

Jarese Wilson was ousted from her $143,418 post as part of a coming "reorganization" ordered by Stroger that's set to shake up his administration.

Sources said Wilson had made key mistakes in preparing the yet-to-be released budget. In July, Wilson was suspended for two days after making mistakes reconciling the 2008 budget.

Read the whole story at Chicago Sun-Times