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Oct 11

Clerk’s office urges voters to check for chads

Cook County Clerk David Orr unveiled an animated ad campaign today that encourages voters to carefully examine their ballot cards and remove any loose paper chads on Election Day.

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Oct 8

Voters can request absentee ballot applications

Voters can request absentee ballot applications

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Sep 27

“Last Chance” Voter Drive Slated For Suburbs

Jewel and Dominick’s will offer voter registration on October 5

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Sep 17

Orr urges commuters to take advantage of Transit Day

Estimating that some 750,000 eligible voters in Chicago and suburban Cook County are not registered to vote, Cook County Clerk David Orr urged commuters to take advantage of Transit Day to sign up.

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Sep 12

Internet makes it easy to sign up to vote

Registration forms available online for the first time

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Jul 31

Clerk’s office issues new voter I.D. cards

Voters living in suburban Cook County will soon receive a new voter identification card in the mail that lists their individual voting districts, Cook County Clerk David Orr said today.

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Jul 23

Orr reminds residents to sign up to vote before deadline

Aug. 13 last day to register for Sept. 10 special election

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Jul 11

Absentee ballot fraud case sends message

Orr’s targeting of election improprieties leads to conviction

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Jul 1

Orr honored for protecting voter rights

The Independent Voters of Illinois-Independent Precinct Organization (IVI-IPO) recently honored Cook County Clerk David Orr for his commitment to protecting voter rights.

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Jun 11

Deputy registrars, teen judges score free Sox tickets

The Cook County Clerk’s office and the Chicago White Sox will honor 17-year-old Erica McQueen for her work as a deputy registrar during a pre-game ceremony at Comiskey Park tonight.

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