"Democratic lawmaker says she resigned Cook County sheriff post because she felt pressure from Madigan allies"

"In February, Cassidy called for an independent investigation of harassment claims lodged against Madigan’s government and political operations, questioning Democratic lawmakers’ abilities to conduct a fair probe. Cassidy said Madigan chief of staff Tim Mapes called the sheriff’s office to inquire about her employment status shortly after she spoke out."

Source: Chicago Tribune

Lea Negron