Lobbyists paid $2.4 million in 2012 to influence Cook County officials

Lobbyists paid $2.4 million in 2012 to influence Cook County officials  Tobacco lobby prominent in 2012   Lobbyists were paid nearly $2.4 million in 2012 as they attempted to influence Cook County officials on issues including the county’s new land bank, driver’s licenses for immigrants, and the landfill moratorium, according to reports submitted to Clerk …

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New Delinquent Property Tax Search for Cook County

Clerk Orr introduces new delinquent property tax search. Instant info on back taxes from 1991-2010. Huge help not only for taxpayers, but for mortgage servicers, attorneys, realtors, insurance adjusters, title companies and more.   Clerk Orr introduces new delinquent property tax search 222,000 PINs in database; $912 million in delinquent taxes   Clerk David Orr …

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Same Sex Marriage

Clerk David Orr Files Response To Lawsuits, Says Same Sex Marriage Should Be Legal THURSDAY, 14 JUNE 2012 17:00 PRESS RELEASE EQUALITY Clerk Orr and State’s Attorney Alvarez answer questions about today’s filing. (PHOTO SUPPLIED) Cook County, IL-(ENEWSPF)- Cook County Clerk David Orr announced today he has filed his responses to the complaints in Lazaro v. …

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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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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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