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Good Government Through the Looking Glass
Originally posted by Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle in the Huffington Post, 7/19/11:Increasing the effectiveness of governmental programs and services requires a framework to efficiently gauge performance. Put simply, you cannot manage... Read more
July 20, 2011
831 couples applied for Civil Union licenses during June
Cook County Clerk David Orr issued 831 civil union licenses during June, the first month civil union licenses were issued in Illinois.It's thrilling to see so many happy couples getting licenses and celebrating their relationships, Orr said. My... Read more
July 18, 2011