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In an effort to limit errors and make reduce voter confusion on Election Day, Cook County Clerk David Orr urged voters to check their ballots for hanging and dimpled chads after they finish making their selections.
Student judges get firsthand view of democracy
Congress and the Illinois General Assembly have each passed versions of the Help America Vote Act (HAVA) that will bring fundamental changes to how elections are conducted in Illinois and throughout the country.
New locations established for Schaumburg, Hanover precincts
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.
Voters can request absentee ballot applications
Jewel and Dominick’s will offer voter registration on October 5
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.
Registration forms available online for the first time
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.