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On Wednesday, May 10, 2006 the Cook County Clerk’s office conducted a lottery to determine the order in which major political parties will appear on the November 7, 2006 General Election ballot in Cook County.
Cook County Clerk David Orr pledged to thoroughly examine the problems that occurred during last month’s primary and has identified improvements that need to be made in time for the November general election.
Cook County voters will make history Tuesday as they cast votes by marking paper ballots or using electronic touch-screen machines.
Nearly 1.4 million on voter rolls
Referendums will appear on 2nd ballot
More than 135 sites in suburban Cook County
Suburban Cook County residents who will be out of town or cannot make it to their polling places during the March 21 primary election can now request to vote a mail-in absentee ballot, Cook County Clerk David Orr announced.
Cook County Clerk David Orr is looking to recruit 2,000 new election judges needed to work during the March 21, 2006 primary election.
Lobbyists hired to influence Cook County government officials received nearly $980,000 in compensation during the last six months of 2005, according to figures released by Cook County Clerk David Orr’s office.