Cook County Voters To See Marijuana Question On BallotVoters in Cook County will get the chance to vote on a non-binding question in the March primary on whether recreational marijuana should be legalized.
This Will Not Be The Last Voter Registration Day, Advocacy Groups Say Despite some victories, voting rights groups and others say their work is far from over as Illinois moves through another election season.
Illinois Board of Elections Director Steve Sandvoss Discusses Russian HackingIllinois' top election official was among the latest to appear before the Senate Intelligence Committee about the theft of voter information by Russian hackers.
New Automatic Voter Registration Bill Could Expand Voter ParticipationBackers of the new Automatic Voter Registration bill approved by the General Assembly said they cannot wait to see Governor Rauner sign the legislation, and put it into action.
Chicago Board of Election Commissioners Ensures ADA Accessibility For Polling Sites By 2018The United States Attorney’s Office announced Wednesday a settlement with the Chicago Board of Election Commissioners to ensure accessibility of polling sites to persons with disabilities.
Sparse Turnout For Off-Year Consolidated Elections In Kane CountyKane County is one of two election authorities in Illinois to be completely computerized.
Recount Efforts End: Trump Wins In Wisconsin, PennsylvaniaRepublican Donald Trump's victory in Wisconsin has been reaffirmed following a presidential recount that showed him defeating Democrat Hillary Clinton by more than 22,000 votes.
For Wheelchair Users, Chicago's Polling Places Could Use Some ImprovementCBS 2's Roseanne Tellez reports on a team up between Chicago's election department and a group that advocates for people with disabilities.
Chicago Election Judges Behaving Badly: Cursing, Sleeping, Playing The PianoWidescale boozing was out this year. Incidents appeared to be isolated on a day that could see record voter turnout. CBS 2's Pam Zekman reports.
Officials Vow To Crack Down On People Who 'Misbehave' At PollsAmateur poll watchers be warned. City and county election authorities will not tolerate illegal behavior. CBS 2's Pam Zekman reports.
Madigan Addresses Voters Confused By Mail-In BallotsIllinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan clarified Thursday the voting by mail process after recent complaints by confused voters.
2 Investigators: Chicago Voters Cast Ballots From Beyond The GraveElection officials insist there is an explanation as to why deceased people are still showing up on voter rolls. CBS 2's Pam Zekman reports.