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Dec 1

Candidates to begin filing for office on Dec. 12

Nominees for county, state and congressional seats to be decided in March

Nov 23

Voting bill allows more registration time

Illinoisans could sign up 14 days before election

Nov 4

County reports record low fall-off rate

Lowest error rate for punch card system

Oct 29

Clerk's office corrects legal notice

The Cook County Clerk’s office incorrectly listed in several suburban newspapers this week the punch numbers for two offices up for election Tuesday.

Oct 28

Orr issues Election Day reminders

Since the 2000 presidential election, Cook County Clerk David Orr’s office has aggressively sought to reform elections and protect voter rights.

Oct 22

Improvements at Northwestern precincts

More poll workers, equipment at university's polling places

Oct 18

High registration may forecast high turnout

Orr announces voter registration figures for suburban Cook

Oct 18

Students targeted in voter education

Clerk’s office conducts mock elections

Oct 14

Teens serve in record numbers Election Day

High school seniors get first taste of democracy as poll workers

Oct 12

Chinese voters get language assistance

November will mark the first presidential election when the Cook County Clerk’s office will provide targeted language assistance to Chinese-speaking voters, Clerk David Orr announced.