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.
Cook County Acknowledges Backlog As Many Voters Get Message That System Can't Verify Their RegistrationThousands of Cook County voters are going online to check their voter registration status, only to get an unsettling message – the system can’t verify their registration.
Appeals Court Throws Out Decision To Extend Ballot Counting In Indiana Until Nov. 13A federal appeals court has rejected an attempt in Indiana to extend ballot counting to Nov. 13, due to the COVID-19 pandemic and potential problems with delivering an increased number of mail ballots on time.
Chicago Early Voting Sites Opening Wednesday, And That Will Benefit Mail-In Voters TooIt’s a big week for voting in Chicago, as dozens of early voting sites open up across the city on Wednesday.
Federal Appeals Court Blocks Extension Of Wisconsin Absentee Ballot DeadlineIf the ruling survives an appeal, absentee ballots in Wisconsin will have to arrive at election clerks' offices by 8 p.m. on Nov. 3 if they are to be counted.
Federal Appeals Court Upholds Indiana's Limits On Mail-In VotingA three-judge panel of the 7th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals this week upheld a lower court ruling that the state's restrictions on allowing mail-in voting are constitutional.
Technical Glitches, Long Lines Plague Early Voting In Some Suburban Cook County LocationsVoters all across suburban Cook County expressed first-day frustrations Wednesday as early voting began.
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."
Pritzker: Don't Wait To Send Mail-In Ballots For The 2020 General Election"I encourage young and middle aged people who are not immunocompromised to step up and volunteer as election judges in your communities, a rule that your elderly neighbors have so often embraced as part of their civic service."
Early Voting Begins Wednesday In Suburban Cook CountyThe Skokie Courthouse is one of six locations with an option to vote in-person amid the pandemic.
In-Person Early Voting Begins Tuesday In IndianaIn-person early voting is underway in Indiana.