Democrat Alexi Giannoulias, out of the political picture for more than a decade, won the Illinois Secretary of State race easily over Republican Dan Brady.
Chicago politicians and election officials are hoping to see if 2018's turnout uptick will continue in the Nov. 8 midterms.
All polling locations will be open from 6 a.m. until 7 p.m. Chicago residents can view their voter information and locate the correct precinct polling locations on our map.
Chicago had a 31% increase in carjackings in just one year following the start of the pandemic, between 2020 and 2021. The city's numbers are higher than every other large city.
More than 58,700 Chicagoans experienced some form of homelessness in 2019, and the pandemic's financial uncertainty has left more at risk.