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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
Measure awaits governor's signature
New technology saves $1 million every year
Cook County Clerk David Orr urged all suburban voters to cast ballots in Tuesday’s local municipal elections, noting that recent events underscore the value of participating in the democratic process.
Suspicious absentee ballot applications and reports of overzealous political workers have prompted Cook County Clerk David Orr to cancel more than 250 requests for absentee ballots and issue a warning to those who attempt to illegally influence voting.
Spanish-speaking election judges from both parties are needed to work the April 1 consolidated election in suburban Cook County, Cook County Clerk David Orr announced.