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Almost 100 locations offer last-chance voter registration
Judges can now sign up online to serve March 16
New registration laws take effect for primary election
Suburban voters who will be unable to reach their polling place for the March 16 primary election may apply for a mail-in absentee ballot from Cook County Clerk David Orr’s office.
Orr encourages students to register and vote in primary
For the 13th consecutive year, Cook County Clerk David Orr married the couple that obtained the first marriage license issued in the new year.
Orr notes new location for submitting paperwork this year
Same-sex couples living in Chicago and suburban Cook County can formally document their partnerships beginning Oct. 1, said Cook County Clerk David Orr whose office will administer the program.
Measure would pave way for touch screen voting
Election materials selected in juried competition