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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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Jan 4

Lakeview couple receives First Marriage License of 2016

Kinzy Frizzle and Dimitar Stamatov were issued Cook County’s first marriage license of 2016.

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Dec 23

Statement on the Passing of Kit Duffy

I was very saddened to hear of the passing of Kit Duffy, a great friend who was a true force in progressive politics in Chicago.

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Dec 16

Online application period for mail ballots begins

Cook County voters can now apply for 2016 Primary ballots
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Dec 8

Candidate order decided in ballot lottery

Cook County Clerk David Orr and Director of Elections Noah Praetz conducted lotteries on Tuesday to determine the candidate ballot positions in the March 15, 2016 Presidential Primary Election.

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Dec 8

Candidate order decided in ballot lottery

Cook County Clerk David Orr and Director of Elections Noah Praetz conducted lotteries on Tuesday to determine the candidate ballot positions in the March 15, 2016 Presidential Primary Election.

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