Chicago On Pace For Record Low Turnout In Mayoral ElectionA wide-open election and 14 candidates on the ballot for mayor haven’t been enough to get most voters out to the polls in Chicago this Election Day, and officials expect turnout could set a record low on Tuesday.
Millennials Help Push Midterm Turnout In Chicago To Highest Level In 32 YearsOverall, 56 percent of registered voters in Chicago cast a ballot in the election, either in person on Election Day, during early voting, or by mail.
Youth Wave? Millennial Voter Turnout Expected To Break Record In 2018Millennial voters are expected to turn out to vote in droves across the country, and Chicago is no exception.
Polls Open For Midterm Elections After Record-Setting Early VotingPolls are open across Illinois as voters cast their ballots in the races for governor, other statewide offices, Congress, the Illinois General Assembly, and many county races.
Officials Discouraged By Very Low Turnout In Suburban ElectionsIf you thought Chicago’s 40 percent turnout on Tuesday was poor – and it was – pity the surrounding suburbs. The Cook County Clerk’s office said suburban turnout was only about 14 percent on Tuesday. McHenry County barely reached 11 percent. Lake County was little better at 11.25 percent.
Illinois Primary 2014: In Chicago, Voter Turnout Extremely LowVoter turnout in Chicago was extremely low on Tuesday, with about 4 percent of eligible voters casting a ballot as of noon, according to data from the Chicago Board of Election Commissioners.
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.
Quinn Hopes For The Best For Primary Voter Turnout
Early Voting Rising Among GOP Voters, But Low Turnout Still LikelyWith Illinois a player in the Republican primary election for the first time in decades, the number of voters asking for a GOP ballot is up, but election officials still expect low turnout overall.
Officials Report Close To 52% Voter TurnoutClose to 52 percent of Chicago voters turned out to vote on Tuesday in the mid-term elections, the Chicago Board of Elections is reporting.
Clerk Blasts Negative Campaign AdsOrr calls them a turnoff for voters, sees limited turnout.