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Far and Away on Election Day: Early and Absentee Voting

by Kat Saks on

Can’t make it to the polls on election day? No worries! With a little preparation, you can easily cast your vote through early or absentee voting. Early Voting If you know you will be out of town on election day, consider casting your vote early. You can vote early at a local voting office or, […]

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Who’s Got Your Vote? Finding the Best Candidate for You by Kat Saks on

Once you register to vote and you can cast your ballot in local and national elections, the big question arises: Who’s got your vote? Choosing your top candidates and your stance on election issues takes time. Follow this simple guide to help you research the best choices for you. Meet the Candidates Before you can […]

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When to Register to Vote by Kathy Teel on

U.S. citizens who are 18 or older are eligible to vote for any elective office, from president to councilperson, provided they register first. In most states, a voter must register with their Secretary of State. Studies suggest that 50 million or more citizens have not bothered to register to vote, and a percentage of that […]

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Requirements for Voter Registration by Melissa Crumish on

Thanks to the National Voter Registration Act of 1993 (or what is also known as The Motor Voter Act), you can register to vote at most Department of Motor Vehicle (DMV) offices. This may be the lone DMV service with in which the requirements are pretty much the same throughout the country. Voting Eligibility Requirements […]

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How and Where to Register to Vote by Melissa Crumish on

U.S. citizenship alone does not guarantee the right to vote in an election. You must first register with your state of residence to become eligible to submit your say. And fortunately, the process is easy. How and Where to Register to Vote for Elections You have three voter registration options: By mail In person Online […]

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Forms and Publications for New Residents by Melissa Crumish on

After relocating and settling into your new abode, you need to address driver license and vehicle registration matters with your new state’s Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV). The sooner you act the better. All DMV offices give new residents a short window of time to apply for new license plates and transfer their driver licenses. […]

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Change of Address for Voter Registration by Nadia Ibanez on

One of the most important parts of moving is changing your address with the state and any other entities that require personal information. Change Your Address With the DMV If you are a registered voter, an address change is required to keep your voting status in good standing. The state and county elections office will […]

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