Cook County Treasurer's Office - 5/9/2018
As a movement to put more women into elected office sweeps the nation, the Reader updates a profile about Treasurer Maria Pappas published in 1992, two years after her election to the Cook County Board of Commissioners.
The original story asked: “What does Maria Pappas want?”
The answer: Pappas “really just seemed to want to solve problems.”
After two terms as an “anti-tax warrior” on the County Board, Pappas was elected Treasurer in 1998.
Read the story.