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 Voting is still open today, Saturday, November 5, at IllinoisStrawPoll.com. Those interested can vote in person Saturday or Online Saturday until 7 p.m. Central Time.


U.S. Senator Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) and ILGOP Chairman Pat Brady will visit several Illinois Presidential Straw Poll voting sites today, Saturday, November 5th. Illinois State Senate Republican Leader Christine Radogno (Downers Grove & Lemont sites only)

 After voting concludes at 7:00 p.m. they will announce the official results of the straw poll at the ILGOP Headquarters in Chicago. While other states have straw polls, Illinois is one of the first to offer a presidential straw poll of this geographic scope.  Online voting began on October 29th, while in-person voting will happen at locations throughout the state on Saturday, November 5th – exactly one year prior to the 2012 Election.  For a contribution of $5 to the Illinois Republican Party, any Illinois voter can cast a vote for the candidate they wish to stand for election next November.  The vote will also help raise money and organize volunteers for the coming congressional and state elections.   


8:00AM – 9:00AM

Palatine Township GOP Organization

839 N. Quentin Rd.


10:30AM – 11:30 AM

Wheeling Township GOP Organization

909 E. Rand Rd.

Arlington Heights

12:30PM – 1:30PM

Lake County GOP

320 Peterson Rd.


2:30PM – 3:30PM

Downers Grove Township GOP

1001 Curtis St.

Downers Grove

4:30PM – 5:30PM

Lemont Community Center – Cook County GOP

163000 Alba St.


7:00PM – 8:30PM

Straw Poll Party

Illinois GOP Headquarters

55 W. Monroe, 5th Floor Conference Center

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