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Cook County Sales Tax Rollback

Commissioners Override Stroger Veto, Roll Back Sales Tax

NBC Chicago | ANDREW GREINER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Cook County Commissioners voted 12 to 5 to override Board President Todd Stroger's controversial veto of a half-penny sales tax rollback....

Stroger Plans 11th Hour Veto Of Sales Tax Cut

Chicago Sun-Times | LISA DONOVAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A defiant Cook County Board President Todd Stroger says he'll wait until the 11th hour to veto a sales tax rollback commissioners approved this week....

Quinn Backs Cook Sales Tax Repeal, Expects Veto Override

Chicago Public Radio | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Illinois Governor Pat Quinn says he thinks Cook County Commissioners will rollback county board President Todd Stroger's sales tax....

Cook County Sales Tax Roll Back Passes In 12-5 Vote

CBS 2 | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The Cook County Board voted 12-5 Tuesday to roll back 0.5 percent of the county sales tax....

Stroger Vetoes Cook County Sales Tax Cut For 4th Time

Chicago Tribune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Less than a week after the Cook County Board voted yet again to roll back a portion of the county sales tax, Board President Todd Stroger today delive...

County Sales Tax Hike Stays As Board Again Fails To Block Veto

Chicago Tribune | Hal Dardick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Cook County commissioners today couldn't make their roll back of the county's controversial sales tax stick, failing by one vote to override Board Pre...

Sales Tax Rollback Stands A Chance After Mell Reversal

Chicago Tribune | Hal Dardick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

It turns out there may yet be a new Cook County commissioner in time for a key vote next Tuesday on rolling back the sales tax increase supported by b...

Stroger Vetoes Cook County Sales Tax Cut

Fox Chicago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Cook County Board President Todd Stroger late Thursday night vetoed the County Board's decision earlier this week to cut the county's portion of the s...

Cook County Board Passes Partial Sales Tax Rollback, Can They Override Stroger Veto?

Huffington Post | Tim Taliaferro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A deal to partially roll back Cook County's highest-in-the-nation sales tax overwhelmingly passed Tuesday, the third time the County Board has voted t...

County Board Strikes Deal For Partial Sales Tax Rollback

Chicago Sun-Times | LISA DONOVAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Cook County commissioners hammered out a deal Monday to roll back half of the penny-on-the-dollar sales tax increase pushed through a year ago....