17 Suburban Cook County Polling Places Staying Open An Extra HourThe Cook County Clerk's office said it was granted a court order to extend voting by one hour at 17 suburban precincts due to late openings, or a late change in polling place location.
Federal Appeals Court Backs Indiana's Limits On Voting Time ExtensionsThe law prohibits anyone other than a county election board, which oversee voting matters, from requesting court orders to extend voting hours.
Want To Make $255? Here's How To Become An Election JudgeTuesday marks eight weeks until the Illinois primary, and Chicago has been scrambling to find workers to man the polls.
12 Northwest Indiana Polling Places To Stay Open LateA dozen polling places in Porter County, Indiana, will stay open later than normal, after problems that forced them to open late.
Looking Out For Election Day ShenanigansOne of the biggest things that has happened in this election run is the record-breaking number of people that have applied to vote by mail. And that is causing some questions to come up in precinct polling places.
Georgia Board Swiftly Rejects Plan To Close 7 Of 9 Majority-Black Polling Places In Randolph CountyCritics had said the plan to consolidate polling places in Randolph County, Georgia, was a brazen attempt to suppress the black vote in Georgia's governor race, which pits former Georgia House minority leader Stacey Abrams, who is black, against Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp, who is white.
Few Reports Of Problems In Chicago Area In Early Hours Of Election DayDespite a massive turnout in Chicago and the Cook County suburbs on Election Day, officials have reported only a few problems at polling places on Tuesday.
Polls Busy As Voting Begins On Election DayEven before the polls opened for Election Day, voters in Chicago and suburban Cook County had broken records.
Board Of Elections: No Proof Fraud Took Place At 5th Ward Polling Place Cell phone video taken at a 5th Ward polling place purportedly shows an election judge advising a senior voter how to cast her ballot, but city election officials said there's not enough evidence to prove wrongdoing occurred.
Chicago Area Voter Info: Polling Places, Sample BallotsNeed help locating your polling place or finding a sample ballot? We've got links to the information you need.
Low Turnout For Primary; Scattered Problems At Polling PlacesTurnout at Chicago area polling places has been slow for Tuesday’s primary election, though there have been a handful of typical problems at the polls that might keep some sites open late.
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.
Chicago Polling Places Could Get Laptops To Replace Voting Record BindersElection judges would no longer have to find a voter’s name in a massive binder on Election Day.
Lawmaker Wants To Stop Using Schools As Polling PlacesA state lawmaker wants Illinois to stop using schools as polling places on Election Day, but the idea doesn’t sit well with local election authorities.
2 Election Judges Removed For Being Drunk, Another For Being DisruptiveA few election judges in Chicago had to be removed from their polling places today.