Cook County Recorder Karen Yarbrough’s Hiring Practices Scrutinized, Signs Of Patronage

  This story from: Originally Published: April 16, 2014 || By Brian Slodysko, Chicago Sun-Times Former Democratic state Rep. Karen Yarbrough has been Cook County’s recorder of deeds for little over a year. But in that time, records show, Yarbrough has put one family member on the payroll and hired several people with political ties to her, as well as to her husband, former Maywood Mayor … Continue reading Cook County Recorder Karen Yarbrough’s Hiring Practices Scrutinized, Signs Of Patronage