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Clerk Orr: Early Voting ‘off to a great start’ Early Voting for the November 6 Gubernatorial Election got off to what Clerk Orr called, “a great start” in suburban Cook County Monday. October 23, 2018 News
Early Voting for Gubernatorial Election begins Monday Early Voting for the November 6 Gubernatorial Election began on Monday, October 22. October 22, 2018 News
Grace Period Registration and Voting begins Wednesday Grace Period registration and voting for the November 6 Gubernatorial Election begins Wednesday, Cook County Clerk David Orr announced today. October 10, 2018 News
Noah Praetz, Director of Elections interview on Election Security on Chicago Tonight September 20, 2018 Video
Cook County TIFs to bring in a record $1 Billion according to Clerk Orr; Transit TIF revenue doubled Of the $14.4 billion in property tax billed in Cook County this year, a record $1 billion is due to Tax Increment Financing (TIF), says Cook County... July 24, 2018 News
Statement from Clerk David Orr on the Supreme Court's Janus Decision This week’s ruling by the Supreme Court in Janus is a shameful attack on workers. June 29, 2018 News
2017 Cook County Tax Rates Released The 2017 property tax rates, calculated by the Cook County Clerk for more than 1,400 taxing agencies, were released today. June 20, 2018 News
Statement from Cook County Clerk David Orr Regarding Supreme Court Ruling on Ohio’s Voter Roll Purges In a partisan 5-4 vote, the Court upheld the state of Ohio’s uniquely aggressive efforts to purge its voting rolls. June 11, 2018 News
Democratic Party wins top ballot spot in lottery The top spot on the ballot in the November 6, 2018 Gubernatorial Election in Cook County will go to Democratic Party candidates. May 8, 2018 News
Post-Election Report highlights suburban Cook turnout, trends The Clerk’s Office’s 2018 Gubernatorial Primary Post-Election Report takes a comprehensive look at the voting totals, trends and statistics during... May 2, 2018 News