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Orr’s targeting of election improprieties leads to conviction
The Independent Voters of Illinois-Independent Precinct Organization (IVI-IPO) recently honored Cook County Clerk David Orr for his commitment to protecting voter rights.
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.
Ballot positions determined for November 5, 2002 general election
Cook County Clerk David Orr praised members of the U.S. Senate Thursday for passing election reform legislation aimed at correcting the problems exposed in the 2000 presidential election and providing the federal government a more prominent role in overseeing the electoral process.
Suburban Cook County results from the April 1 local municipal elections were transmitted faster than any previous election with 2,210 precincts, or 90 percent of the vote, tallied by 7:30 p.m., Cook County Clerk David Orr announced.
Voters participating in Tuesday’s primary election will insert their voted ballot cards directly into a ballot counter that will scan them for possible errors, Cook County Clerk David Orr said today.
As a result of newly drawn voting districts, some suburban Cook County voters will find that they have moved into new congressional, state legislative and county commissioner districts even though they have remained at their current address.
Cook County Clerk David Orr unveiled a countywide "Election Protection" program today aimed at familiarizing voters with their legal and constitutional rights before the March 19 primary election.
State legislation promoted by Cook County Clerk David Orr would establish a pilot program for some Cook County voters to test out touch screen voting.