2019 Election Calendar & Candidate Filing Information


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The Chicago Board of Election Commissioners will convene as the Electoral Board at 9:30 a.m. on Fri., Jan. 25, 2019 to hear objections to petitions in the Board's 8th Floor offices at 69 W. Washington St., Chicago.
    Electoral Board Meeting Notice     Electoral Board Meeting Agenda
The Electoral Board has adjourned for this session. Contingency meetings originally scheduled for Jan. 26 and Jan. 27 have been canceled.

Videos of Electoral Board Meetings

Reference & Historical Materials on Candidate Objections & Electoral Board Decisions
Index of Electoral Board Decisions - This history of rulings on objection cases is sorted by topic with decisions that were issued by Electoral Boards and the courts. This document is intended to serve as a reference tool for candidates and objectors. (Updated Dec. 2017)

Library of Electoral Board Decisions - This document provides links to every Chicago Electoral Board decision issued since 1980, sorted by year and case number. This document is searchable by the last names of candidates or the lead objectors. (Updated Nov. 2018)

Seminar on How to Navigate the Petition Objection Process  Click here for seminar videos.

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