2020 Election Calendar & Candidate Filing Information




There is no information to present at this time regarding objections. Candidate filing will begin at the end of 2019 for the 2020 Primary Election.

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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