Chicago, Cook County Set Records For Early Voting“Overall, for us in suburban Cook, 169,000-plus have already voted,” Cook County Clerk David Orr said. “That’s a 53 percent increase over 2010.”
'Malicious' Robocalls Targeted 6,000 Chicago Election Judges“There is an intent to try to disrupt the orderly administration of the election,” Chicago Board of Election Commissioners Chairman Langdon Neal said.
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.
Heavy Voter Turnout Expected In Chicago Area TomorrowTomorrow's voter turnout in and around Chicago might not be a record, but officials expect it will be substantial.
Chicago Voter Turnout Predicted To Surpass 2008Chicago Board of Elections Chairman Langdon Neal said Thursday that voter turnout on Election Day might be heavier than the 74 percent recorded in 2008.
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.
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.
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.
Election Turnout Forecast Around 50 PercentChicago Election Board Chairman Langdon Neal says late campaigning seems to have spark interest enough so he think the turnout may be over 50 percent of the eligible voters.