Election judges needed in Cook County

December 2, 2009 3:42:00 PM PST
County Clerk David Orr is calling for nearly 2,000 new judges to work during the February 2nd primary election. Orr says participation has fallen following last year's historic election.

A total of about 9,000 election judges are needed to staff more than 1900 precincts in Cook County.

For more information, visit www.cookcountyclerk.com or call the information line at 312-603-0906.