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Feb 26

Manar, Orr rally support for automatic voter registration

State Senator Andy Manar (D-Bunker Hill) recently introduced a plan that would streamline the voter registration process in Illinois.

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Feb 22

Lobbyists paid nearly $3 million in 2015, up 25.4%

2015 was highest grossing year on record for Cook County lobbyists
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Feb 12

Registration for March 15 Presidential Primary Ends Tuesday

Cook County Clerk David Orr reminds suburban Cook County residents that the deadline to register to vote in the March 15 Presidential Primary Election is Tuesday, Feb. 16.

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Jan 27

Statement from Cook County Clerk David Orr on John Bills conviction

Tuesday’s conviction of John Bills in the city’s Red Light camera bribery scheme proves the flawed and corrupt foundation upon which this program was built.

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Jan 25

Orr names new additions to Clerk’s staff

Resnick, Shields join Clerk’s Office as Deputy Chief, Communications Director
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2016 Judge Recognition Ceremony

Judge Recognition Ceremony

Clerk David Orr honored the top election judges in suburban Cook County Thursday at the ninth annual Judge Recognition Ceremony.

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Jan 14

Clerk Orr honors Cook County’s Top Election Judges

Cook County Clerk David Orr honored the top election judges in suburban Cook County Thursday at the ninth annual Judge Recognition Ceremony.

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2016 MLK Voter Registration Drive

MLK Voter Registration Drive

Clerk David Orr host a press conference to encourage voter registration for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

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Jan 11

Orr, Preckwinkle, Swain, faith and civic groups promote MLK weekend voter registration events

Cook County Clerk David Orr, County Board President Toni Preckwinkle and others promote civic events the weekend of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

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First Marriage 2016

2016 First Marriage

On January 4, 2016 the Cook County Clerk's Office handed out the first marriage license of the year.

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