Chicago Area Voters Can Use Smartphones To Prepare For ElectionBoth the Cook County Clerk and the Chicago Board of Elections have redesigned their websites so voters can prepare for the election with their smartphones.
Election Judge Told He Won't Get Paid; Officials Say It Was A MistakeA Northwest Side man who served as an election judge at the polls last week said he was later notified he wouldn't be paid for his day of work, but an elections official said it's all a misunderstanding -- and a mistake.
Chicago Election Officials Hope Voters Turn Out TuesdayChicago election officials say they have 500 different ballots ready to go, and they are hoping that the ballots get used in the primary Tuesday.
Election Board Chairman: Interest Still Lacking In PrimaryThe March 20 Illinois primary election is fast approaching, and so far, the head of the Chicago Board of Election Commissioners says the campaign isn't stirring much excitement among voters.
Chicago Voter Registration At Record LowThe number of registered voters in Chicago is at the lowest level ever recorded, officials said Monday.
Illinois Residents Begin Applying For Absentee Primary BallotsOther states have been going to the polling places and casting votes in this primary election season, and now it’s Illinois residents’ turn to start the process.
Early Voting Ends Leaving 'Hot Races' To ComeEarly voting has ended for Tuesday's Chicago aldermanic runoffs and suburban elections.
Early Voting Begins For Aldermanic RunoffsEarly voting begins today for the aldermanic runoff elections in 14 of the city’s 50 wards.
UPDATED: Problems Arise At Polling PlacesElections officials fielded thousands of complaints as voters went to the polls in the election for mayor and City Council seats on Tuesday, though only a handful were for serious issues.
Fraud Patrols Out For Election DayElection Day in Chicago means fraud patrols.
Early Voting Locations Reopen In ChicagoChicago's early voting locations reopened on Friday, after virtually all of them were closed for two days due to the blizzard.
Homeless Man Wants Name On BallotA homeless man is asking a court to put his name on the Chicago election ballot.
Illinois Supreme Court Will Review Emanuel CaseThe Illinois Supreme Court has agreed to review an Illinois Appellate Court ruling that knocked Rahm Emanuel out of the race for mayor.
Ballots To Be Printed Without Rahm Emanuel's NameWhile Rahm Emanuel fights an appeals court decision booting him from the Chicago mayor's race, the ballots will be printed without his name, the head of the city's election board said Monday.
UPDATE: Election Board Finds For EmanuelA court challenge was filed soon after the Chicago Board of Election Commissioners recommended that Rahm Emanuel’s name appear on the ballot for mayor.