Fenger students participated in the Parade to the Polls in March. Chicago Votes

Tuesday’s Election Is First Test Of Youth Voter Turnout After State-Mandated Civics Education

Before the 2015 law, Illinois was one of only 10 states that did not require a high school civics course.

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Despite The Rain, Humboldt Park’s 41st Puerto Rican Parade Draws Thousands (PHOTOS)

The rain did "really hurt" the festival in the park, however, according to Jose Lopez, executive director of the Puerto Rican Cultural Center.