Toilets at an Oct. 2 press conference outside of the Gold Coast mansion Democrat JB Pritzker received $330,000 worth of property tax breaks after disconnecting the toilets in 2015. [Hannah Meisel/The Daily Line]

Gov. JB Pritzker repaid — as promised — the $330,000 property tax break he got in part by disabling the toilets in a Gold Coast mansion he owns, a move the Cook County’s Independent Inspector General concluded was part of a “scheme to defraud” taxpayers.

Want to read the whole article?

Members of The Daily Line get full access to articles associated with their subscription, including our archives, spreadsheets, and reports, along with our daily newsletters and exclusive offers on our special events.

Sign up