Democratic Cook County board president candidate Terrence O'Brien's latest TV ad didn't have very nice things to say about rival Dorothy Brown. Today, Brown is fighting back, filing a lawsuit in Cook County circuit court accusing O'Brien of slander.
Cook County board president Dorothy Brown's campaign for Cook County board president has been dogged by numerous ethical scandals. But Steve Rhodes reminds us that she once exhibited a fighting, independent spirit. To illustrate the point, he dug up some old news clippings in which she unleashes "ferocious" attacks against Mayor Daley.