Cook County Same-sex Domestic Partnership Registry

UPDATE: June 19, 2012 Seems Like so long ago we took the first step in the right direction. Almost 9 years later and we are still haven’t reached the goal – Equal Rights and protection under the law as demanded by the Illinois Constitution.   Same-sex couples may register with the county Domestic partnership registry …

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Orr – Criticizes Gov Edgar on the state of Illinois

Overstating the state of the state CHICAGO—The state of the State of Illinois is not as rosy as Gov. Jim Edgar claimed in his speech to the General Assembly in January. To begin with, Illinois has received serious warnings about its financial condition from two respected sources: Last September, Richard Mattoon, senior economist for the …

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David Orr – The Quiet Fighter

March 15 1993 – CHICAGO TRIBUNE SPECIAL (all rights reserved by original publisher) David Orr is a vision in brown, clad in an infinitesimally checked brown suit, combined with a brown- and-white-striped button-down shirt, a brown-on-brown-patterned tie, brown socks and brown wingtips, all topped off by that familiar brown moustache, brown eyes and a mop …

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David Orr Criticizes Mayor Daley

Orr Says Daley’s Beat-Cop Plan is ‘4 Years Late’ Feb 3, 1993 / By Ray Long / City Hall Reporter Cook County Clerk David D. Orr, sounding like a candidate for higher office, blasted Mayor Daley Wednesday for waiting “four years too late” to start community policing.  “I don’t know where the mayor has been for the …

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