Voter Registration Error Risks Deportation For ImmigrantsA decade and a half after mistakenly accepting an offer to register her to vote, Peruvian immigrant Margarita Del Pilar Fitzpatrick struggles to find work at 52, is nearly homeless and hasn't seen her three American citizen daughters in years because of a secretary of state's office mishap.
Illinois Officials: 1 Non-Citizen Voted In Registration ErrorSecretary of State Jesse White's office released the information during a hearing in Springfield.
Illinois Discloses New Problems With Voter RegistrationThe program is already under fire for mistakenly registering over 500 people who indicated they weren't U.S. citizens, of which 15 people voted in 2018 and 2019 elections.
Illinois' Automatic Voter Registration Delays Worry ExpertsVoter rights groups say the delays have meant Illinois missed some elections where more people could have been able to participate.
Registration Deadline Is Monday For Indiana City ElectionsMonday is the voter registration deadline for Indiana residents wanting to cast ballots in this year's city or town elections.
Ahead Of Final Midterms Push, Early Voting Setting Records In Cook CountyWith one day left until the midterm elections, voters have been showing up early in Cook County in record numbers, with close to 250,000 ballots already cast in Chicago alone.
Early Voting Begins Today Ahead Of November ElectionAccording to the State Board of Elections, 1.4 million voters cast early ballots in 2016, a presidential election year.
Record-Breaking Voter Registration In Suburban Cook CountyCook County officials say they are seeing record-breaking voter registration numbers in suburban Cook County.
Suburban Cook County Sees Surge In Registered VotersAs mid-term elections approach, Suburban Cook County has already set a record for registered voters, with 1.5 million already signed up to vote this year.
Michelle Obama Schedules voter events in Nevada, FloridaShe appeared with fellow co-chairs including Lin-Manuel Miranda and Tom Hanks in a public service announcement in July encouraging people to register to vote and to participate in elections.
Michelle Obama Joins Nationwide Voter Registration EffortThe nonpartisan, not-for-profit organization will work online and in person to help register anyone who wants to vote in the fall.
Lawmaker, Advocates Launch Voter Registration Drive For Ex-OffendersState Rep. La Shawn Ford (D-Chicago) said there are more than 4 million people in Illinois with some form of criminal background.
This Will Not Be The Last Voter Registration Day, Advocacy Groups Say Despite some victories, voting rights groups and others say their work is far from over as Illinois moves through another election season.
Cast of Hamilton Encourages Voter RegistrationCook County Clerk David Orr joined Friday the cast of Hamilton and hit the streets to get people registered to vote.
Indiana Official Clarifies Voter Registration Fraud ProbeAfter initially warning of potential widespread voting fraud, Indiana's secretary of state has acknowledged that many of the thousands of altered registration records she flagged might just be residents rushing to correct their names or birth dates ahead of the election.