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May 26
May 17

Bill extending absentee ballot counting passes

Orr urges governor to continue support of election reforms

Apr 8

Early voting bill passes Senate

Legislation that would allow voters to cast ballots in person before Election Day without having to provide a reason unanimously passed the Illinois Senate today, said Cook County Clerk David Orr.

Apr 8

Referendum approval down from 10-yr average

Clerk’s office compares April 5 approval rates to those in 10-year study

Apr 6

Incumbency big winner in Tuesday's elections

Majority of incumbent mayors and village presidents see success

Apr 1

Orr releases first-ever referendum analysis

Clerk’s office examines voting for ballot questions over the past 10 years

Mar 29

Bilingual election judges needed for election

Cook County Clerk David Orr’s office is looking for Spanish-speaking election judges to work the April 5 consolidated election in suburban Cook County.

Mar 23

Orr urges suburban voters to participate April 5

More than 1.4 million registered voters are eligible to vote in close to 1,100 election races across the suburbs on April 5, Cook County Clerk David Orr announced.

Mar 10

Absentee voting begins for April 5 election

Applications to request absentee ballot available online