Officials Prepare For Election Day In Chicago With Record For Early Voting, Mail-In BallotsEarly voting for the 2020 general election still had a little bit of time to go as of late Monday afternoon, but it had already set records by that time – along with mail-in ballots.
One More Day Of Early Voting Still To Go In Illinois, With Records Already Being ShatteredElection Day is coming up Tuesday, but yes, you still have time to vote early.
Could 2020 Chicago Election Numbers Top Highs Set In Harold Washington Mayoral Election In 1983?Experts expect the vote totals to break records, but as CBS 2’s Jeremy Ross reported, there is one total in particular that Chicago leaders are watching closely.
Mayor Lori Lightfoot Announces Safety Plan For Election Day, Urges Peaceful Protests No Matter The Results“Regardless of what happens, November 3rd will be a big day for all of us, and our goal is clear: keep Chicagoans safe as we take part in this momentous day," Lightfoot said.
United Center To Serve As Voting Super Site For Chicago Voters On Election DayIt's the first time ever the arena is being used as a voting site, and the arena will be open to all Chicago voters on Election Day.
Early Voting Kicks Off In Chicago In All 50 WardsIn light of the pandemic, there's been a major push urging Americans to vote by mail or vote early for the Nov. 3 elections.
Mail-In Ballots For The Chicago Area Are Being Checked, Even The Ones Voters Say Are Being Rejected"When we receive those ballots back, we have a team of three judges who must review the envelope. And make sure the signature matches what we have on our voter rolls for that particular voter, and it has to be a unanimous decision by all the judges."
Long Line Of Voters Gathers At Loop Super Site As Early Voting Begins In Chicago; 'We All Have To Do Our Part'Many voters lined up as early as 6 a.m., more than two hours before the Loop Super Site opened at 8:30 a.m. It wasn’t long before the line to vote stretched for blocks.
What You Need To Know: Early Voting In ChicagoPeople who choose to vote early in Chicago can use any early voting site in the city. Voters using mail-in ballots can deliver them to drop boxes at all early voting sites.
What You Need To Know About Voting By Mail In IllinoisWith concerns about voting at crowded polling places on Election Day in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, 1.82 million voters in Illinois already have requested to vote by mail in the 2020 presidential election.
Election 2020: What You Need To Know About Mail-In Voting In ChicagoAs a debate rages nationwide over the effectiveness of voting by mail, the Morning Insiders went to the Chicago Board of Election Commissioners to find out the best way to ensure your ballot is counted on time.
Chicago Board Of Election Commissioners' Employee Tests Positive For COVID-19; Offices ClosedOfficials said limited phone, email, and online voter assistance would be available, with staff working remotely.
Already Hard To Come By, Chicago Election Judges Rarely Dismissed, Records ShowFor six elections held between 2016 and spring 2019, approximately 72,000 people were hired to staff polling places in Chicago. Only 41 were fired.
Coronavirus Concerns And Election Equipment Problems Combine For 'Pretty Frustrating' Day At Some Chicago Polling PlacesJamar Foreman will always remember his first time as an election judge. Essential equipment was not at the polling place in Andersonville where he was staffing the election on Tuesday.
Gov. JB Pritzker And Chicago Election Board Trade Barbs Over Handling Of Tuesday's Primary ElectionsGov. JB Pritzker said he would not use the COVID-19 crisis as an excuse to "supersede my constitutional authority."