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Automatic Voter Registration Press Conference - 8/15/16

Automatic Voter Registration Press Conference

 Clerk David Orr, members of the Illinois General Assembly and community/civic engagement groups discuss Gov. Bruce Rauner’s veto of the AVR bill.

Aug 15

Orr, others denounce Rauner veto of Automatic Voter Registration bill

Cook County Clerk David Orr and a diverse coalition of elected officials and civic and community groups on Monday denounced Gov. Bruce Rauner’s veto of a bill that would have brought Automatic Voter Registration (AVR) to Illinois.

Aug 12

Statement on Governor Rauner’s Veto of Automatic Voter Registration Bill

With today’s veto, Gov. Bruce Rauner condemned 700,000 hard working Illinoisans to another unnecessary interaction with government.

Aug 10

Mail ballot application period begins for the November 8 Election

Suburban Cook County voters may now apply for mail ballots for the November 8, 2016 Presidential Election, Cook County Clerk David Orr announced today.

Aug 3

Statement by Clerk Orr on Merger of Clerk and Recorder Offices

I have always favored this consolidation effort because it would result in saving taxpayer dollars and greater efficiencies.


Take 5 - Election Day Recap

Take 5 Episode 2 - Election Day Recap

Cook County Clerk David Orr discusses the Election Day process.

Jul 19

Chicago TIFs to collect $461 million

2015 TIF revenue up 24% in Chicago, down 5% in suburbs.