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Feb 27

Clerk Orr Statement on Justice Department Reversal in Texas Voter ID Case

I am disheartened by the Department of Justice’s announcement today that it will abandon previous claims that a Texas voter identification law intentionally discriminates against minority voters.

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Feb 27

Feb. 28, 2017 Consolidated Primary Election Information

Cook County Clerk David Orr reminds voters in four municipalities – Berwyn, Calumet City, Dolton and Evanston – that tomorrow is Election Day.

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Feb 24

Clerk Orr's TIF Forum

Cook County Clerk David Orr will host a Tax Increment Financing Forum addressing the current state and future of TIFs.

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Feb 14

Clerk Orr urges suburban Cook County residents to ‘Be Vocal. #VoteLocal’

Stresses everyday impact of local government’s decisions, actions
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Feb 14

Clerk David Orr hosts Election Equipment Demonstration Expo

Cook County Clerk David Orr, in collaboration with the Chicago Board of Election Commissioners, hosted a demonstration expo for vendors.

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Feb 7

Cook County Clerk David Orr Statement on House Committee Vote to Eliminate Election Assistance Commission

I am appalled by the House Republicans’ committee vote to eliminate the bipartisan, independent Election Assistance Commission.

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Feb 2

Clerk Orr's Statement on President Trump's Immigration Order

I am continuously and deeply disturbed by the direction and actions of this new administration.

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Jan 27

Cook County Clerk David Orr Statement on Bolstering Sanctuary Ordinances

Cook County and the City of Chicago have a long history of welcoming immigrants, who have made great cultural, economic and civic contributions to our city and county.

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Jan 3

First Marriage License of 2017

Charlotte Passley and Darnell Lane, Jr. left their Lawndale home on Tuesday morning with the hope that they would become Cook County’s first married couple of 2017.

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First Marriage 2017

First Marriage of 2017

Clerk Orr officiates the first marriage of 2017.

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