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Chicago Public Square and columnist Charlie Meyerson will return in full force Tuesday. But for now, thank goodness it’s Quizday—courtesy of The Conversation and your quizmaster, Jeopardy! Tournament of Champions winner Fritz Holznagel.

Good luck beating Meyerson’s score: 7 of 8 correct.

And while you’re in multiple-choice mode:
Vote for Square in the Reader’s Best of Chicago poll.

Be ready: The Chicago Public Square 2023 voter guide

Chicago’s (first) 2023 Election Day is approaching. Here’s what you’ll need to vote smart:

Be ready.

Generate a customized ballot.

Be informed.
See ballot items, explained: Ballotpedia (mayoral race and other city contests) …
… and BallotReady.
See Block Club’s summary of the mayoral candidates’ positions on crime, public transportation, the Bears and more
… and Chalkbeat Chicago’s rundown of their stands on education.
Check the Chicago Reader / South Side Weekly overview of the city’s first Police District Council elections
… and candidates’ answers to the Better Government Association’s policy questionnaire.
Test your election savvy with a quiz from the Trib
… and one that WBEZ and the Sun-Times created to help you figure out which candidate most closely reflects your views.

Read endorsements …
… from the Tribune and the snarky Girl, I Guess Progressive Voter Guide.

Do it.
Learn where to vote—and get a customized ballot with all the decisions you’ll face.
Get briefed on how to vote early.
Or vote by mail.

This is a work in progress.
Spot a mistake? Know of another source that’ll help people vote smart? Email Voterguide@ChicagoPublicSquare.com.null

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