ACTION ALERT: Vote in the Illinois Primary Election on March 20th! Download our voter guide!
Download the CAIR-Chicago 2012 Primary Election Voter Guide
Vote in the Primary Elections on March 20th!
Polls open at 6AM!
Are you informed? Download a PDF of the CAIR-Chicago 2012 Primary Election Voter Guide
Are you registered to vote? Check your voter registration status
Need more information? Contact your local election authorities
Below are contacts for election authorities in Chicago and the counties within Chicagoland:
City of Chicago Chicago Election Board 69 W. Washington St., Suite 600 312-269-7900 Hours: Mon-Fri: 9 am - 5 pm Weekends: Closed
Cook County Cook County Election Board 69 W. Washington St., Suite 500, Chicago 312-603-0906 Hours: Mon-Fri: 9 am - 5 pm Weekends: Closed
DuPage County DuPage County Election Commission 421 N. County Farm Rd., Wheaton 630-407-5600 Hours: Mon-Fri: 8 am – 4:30 pm Weekends: Closed
Kane County Kane County Clerk’s Office 719 S. Batavia Ave., Building B, Geneva 630-232-5990 Hours: Mon-Fri: 8 am – 4:30 pm Weekends: Closed
Kendall County Kendall County Clerk’s Office 111 W. Fox St., Yorkville 630-553-4104 Hours: Mon-Fri: 8 am – 4:30 pm Weekends: Closed
Lake County Lake County Clerk’s Office 18 N. County St.. Room 101, Waukegan 847-377-2410 Hours: Mon-Fri: 8:30 am - 5 pm Weekends: Closed
McHenry County McHenry County Clerk’s Office 667 Ware Rd., Room 107, Woodstock 815-334-4242 Hours: Mon-Fri: 8 am - 4:30 pm Weekends: Closed
Will County Will County Clerk’s Office 302 N. Chicago St., Joliet 815-740-4782 Hours: Mon-Fri: 8 am – 4:30 pm Weekends: Closed
All Illinois Residents Illinois State Board of Elections 2329 S. MacArthur Blvd., Springfield 217-782-4141 Hours: Mon-Fri: 8 am – 4:30 pm Weekends: Closed
How to Use the Voter Guide
The 2012 Voter’s Guide consists of information and links about primary candidates for the Illinois House of Representatives, Illinois Senate, Illinois judges, United States House of Representatives, and the Republican candidates for the U.S. Presidency.
- Your Illinois Representative district will likely be different from your Illinois Senate district and your U.S. Representative’s district. - Make sure to take into account that redistricting has just occurred in Illinois. - Click on the maps to enlarge them. If you are unsure of your districts, click here and enter your address. - Once you know your district for a specific primary, scroll to that district. Each candidate will have a blue (Democrat) or red (Republican) border around their picture. - If you want to learn more about the the candidate than we provide, click on the picture of the candidate. It will take you to the candidate’s campaign website or a website provided by the Illinois government.
Be informed and make your voice heard today!