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Filing for local offices starts Jan. 13 Prospective candidates interested in running for office in the April 1 local municipal and school board elections in suburban Cook County can file... December 20, 2002 News
Orr to voters: check for chads 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... October 31, 2002 News
First Judge program sees numbers climb Student judges get firsthand view of democracy October 29, 2002 News
The federal Help America Vote Act (HAVA) will reform how elections are conducted Congress and the Illinois General Assembly have each passed versions of the Help America Vote Act (HAVA) that will bring fundamental changes to how... October 29, 2002 News
Polling places in two townships moved New locations established for Schaumburg, Hanover precincts October 28, 2002 News
Clerk’s office urges voters to check for chads Cook County Clerk David Orr unveiled an animated ad campaign today that encourages voters to carefully examine their ballot cards and remove any... October 11, 2002 News
Voters can request absentee ballot applications Voters can request absentee ballot applications October 8, 2002 News
“Last Chance” Voter Drive Slated For Suburbs Jewel and Dominick’s will offer voter registration on October 5 September 27, 2002 News
Orr urges commuters to take advantage of Transit Day Estimating that some 750,000 eligible voters in Chicago and suburban Cook County are not registered to vote, Cook County Clerk David Orr urged... September 17, 2002 News
Internet makes it easy to sign up to vote Registration forms available online for the first time September 12, 2002 News