John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital [Cook County Health and Hospital Systems]

Cook County Inspector General Patrick Blanchard dropped a $700 million bomb on Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle’s desk, days after she released a good news preliminary forecast that showed the county’s budget gap at a historic low of $18 million.

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