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Oct 26

NOTICE: Polling places changed for 20 precincts

Voters in 20 precincts in suburban Cook County will have a new polling place for the November 8 Presidential Election, Cook County Clerk David Orr announced Wednesday.

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Oct 24

Expanded Early Voting for Presidential Election Begins Today

Shatters previous Early Voting opening day record by 1pm
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Hamilton & Cook County Clerk Voter Registration Drive

Hamilton & Cook County Clerk Voter Registration Drive

The Clerk’s office teamed up with the cast of Hamilton Chicago to help register people to vote.

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Oct 19

November 2016 Campaign Free Zone List

Enclosed is a list of campaign free zones.

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Take 5 - Run for Office Starter Kit

Take 5 Episode 3 - Running for Office Starter Kit

The Running for Office Starter Kit (RFO) helps residents to run for and receive the necessary information.

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Be a Pollworker

Be a Pollworker

You can play an important part in making elections happen in suburban Cook County. When you become a poll worker, you'll do good for your community and earn money!

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Oct 6

Clerk Orr Launches Running For Office Starter Kit

Online application designed to make it easier to run for public office
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Oct 4

Statement from Cook County Clerk David Orr Regarding Today's Election Day Registration Ruling

I applaud the Seventh Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals decision granting a stay of the ruling initially issued by the U.S. District Court regarding Election Day Registration.

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Sep 27

National Voter Registration Day 2016

Cook County Clerk David Orr and organizations joined forces to promote voter registration on National Voter Registration Day.
 

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Sep 27

Statement from David Orr regarding Election Day Registration ruling

I am extremely disappointed that a US District Judge granted a preliminary injunction prohibiting Election Day Registration in precincts. This lawsuit was a thinly-veiled partisan effort by the right-wing Illinois Policy Institute to disenfranchise voters.

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