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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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Dec 28

Clerk’s office holds lottery to determine school board candidates’ ballot spots

Cook County Clerk David Orr’s office held a ballot position lottery for school board candidates in the April 4, 2017 Consolidated Election who filed their nominating papers earlier this month at 8 a.m. on the first day of filing or in last hour of the filing period.

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Dec 16

Clerk’s Presidential Post-Election Report

Clerk’s office releases Presidential Post-Election Report
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Dec 12

Clerk Orr's “Back to Basics” Statement

Clerk Orr Statement On Progressive Caucus’ “Back to Basics” TIF Ordinance
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Dec 7

Candidate filing for April 4, 2017 election begins Monday

MEDIA ADVISORY: Candidate filing for April 4, 2017 election begins Monday
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Nov 30

School Board Candidate Filing Locations set for April 4, 2017 Consolidated Election

Filing locations, dates and times have been finalized for school board candidates running in the April 4, 2017 Consolidated Election. School board candidates will file with the Cook County Clerk’s office.

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