Langdon D. Neal, Chairman
Richard A. Cowen, Secretary/Commissioner
Marisel A. Hernandez, Commissioner
Lance Gough, Executive Director
Kelly Bateman, Asst. Executive Director
Candidates will begin filing petitions in November 2013 to be on the 2014 Primary Election ballots.
Starting in December 2013, this section will provide information and forms for hearings on objections that are filed against candidates' petitions to be on ballots at the March 18, 2014 Primary Election.
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 Nov. 2011)
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 Feb. 2013)
Seminar on How to Navigate the Petition Objection Process
The Chicago Election Board periodically offers candidates and campaigns a free seminar on what happens when objections are filed against a candidate's nominating petitions.
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