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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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Nov 29

Statement From Clerk Orr Regarding Automatic Voter Registration Bill

I am disappointed that Republican lawmakers, who supported Automatic Voter Registration before the governor’s veto, chose not to support an override today which would modernize and streamline Illinois’ voter rolls.

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Nov 9

Unofficial Suburban Cook County Precinct Results Now Online - November 8, 2016

Unofficial November 8, 2016 Presidential Election - and precinct-level results for suburban Cook County can now be viewed online.

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Nov 8

Find your election day polling place

Cook County Clerk David Orr encourages suburban Cook County voters to verify their polling place before heading to vote on Tuesday.

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Election Day Press Conference - November 7, 2016

Election Day Press Conference - November 7, 2016

Cook County Clerk David Orr joined Chicago Board of Election Commissioners Chairwoman Marisel Hernandez to share Election Day tips.

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Nov 7

Clerk Orr gives Election Day tips, trends

All forms of pre-Election Day voting shatter records
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I Vote Because...

I Vote Because...

The Clerk’s "I Vote Because" campaign began in effort to raise awareness of the importance of voter participation.

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