More Absentee Ballots Counted As Five Aldermanic Races Remain Too Close To CallMore absentee ballots have been counted in five aldermanic races in Chicago that are still too close to call. WBBM’s Mike Krauser has the latest numbers.
"I Voted" Stickers A Thing Of The Past In Lake CountyWhile voters in most suburban counties will receive an "I Voted" sticker in exchange for their completed ballot Tuesday, Lake County voters haven't had the option to receive the coveted sticker in years.
City Council To Have At Least Eight New Aldermen After Tuesday's ElectionAt least 8 of the 50 aldermen will be new due to vacancies, deaths or remaps.
You Can Still Register To Vote In Case You Want To, You Know, Exercise That RightIt's offensive to me when someone isn't registered to vote. You're not only choosing to leave yourself out of the democratic process, but risking the future of 2.7 million Chicagoans. That includes me. So stop it.
City Candidates File Nominating Petitions For February Elections Over 120 candidates or their aides waited in line with boxes and bales of paper and signatures to get themselves on the City of Chicago ballot next February, reports WBBM’s John Cody.
Window For Early Voting Closes This WeekendThere are dozens of early voting polling places in the city and suburbs. Election officials are encouraged by what they've seen so far. CBS 2's Jim Williams reports.
New Computers At Chicago Polling Places To Speed Up Voting Process Coming Tuesday at all 2,000 plus Chicago polling places will be a notebook computer that's replacing the election judges' phone book size listing of ballot applications, reports WBBM John Cody.
Early Voting Begins Monday For Illinois PrimaryThe Chicago elections board says in the city, early voting will take place at 51 sites.
In Illinois, 17-Year-Olds Allowed To Register To Vote For the first time in Illinois history, 17-year-olds are allowed to register to vote - and hundreds in Chicago have registered so far.
Candidates Begin Filing Nomination Petitions For 2014 PrimariesThe weather's cold, but the political season is starting to heat up. Monday is the first day candidates can file nomination petitions for the upcoming elections.
No Elections In Illinois This FallWill County Clerk Nancy Schultz Vootz says every off election year she gets hundreds of calls about why the polls are closed.
Lake County To Sue To Block New Election LawThe legislation, approved by the governor on Monday, would strip the elected county clerk of oversight of Lake County elections, and hand those duties over to a five-member commission appointed by the county’s chief judge.