CHICAGO — Cook County’s new president, Toni Preckwinkle, has tapped a former Chicago comptroller as her new chief financial officer.

Tariq Malhance’s appointment comes two weeks before the new administration is set to unveil a $3 billion fiscal 2011 budget that tackles a record $487 million deficit.

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