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Election 2016: TWU Presidential Survey

The General Election is Nov. 8, 2016 — be prepared!

Election 2016 is here! And as proud union members, it’s critical that we vote in this and every election. Below are some links to information related to this crucial election. Bookmark this page and check back often as TWU will continue to add resources.

TWU State Conferences have pulled together a voter registration and general election schedule below. As dates are finalized, we will update this chart. If your state isn’t listed, visit the U.S. Election Assistance Commission. Download an election flier to share with your co-workers.

STATE VOTER REGISTRATION
DEADLINE
ABSENTEE REQUEST DEADLINE ABSENTEE
BALLOT RETURN
EARLY
IN-PERSON VOTING
ONLINE
REGISTRATION
Arizona Oct. 10, 2016 TBA Nov. 8, 2016 Oct. 12–Nov. 8, 2016 www.azsos.gov/elections/voting-election/register-vote-or-update-your-current-voter-information
California Oct. 24, 2016 Nov. 1, 2016 Postmarked by Nov, 8, 2016; Received by Nov. 11, 2016 TBA www.sos.ca.gov/elections/voter-registration/
Colorado Oct. 31, 2016 Nov. 1, 2016 Nov. 8, 2016 Oct. 24–Nov. 8, 2016 www.sos.state.co.us/pubs/elections/
vote/VoterHome.html
Florida Oct. 11, 2016 Nov. 2, 2016 Nov. 8, 2016 Oct. 29–Nov. 5, 2016 dos.myflorida.com/elections/for-voters/voter-registration/register-to-vote-or-update-your-information/
Georgia Oct. 11, 2016 TBA TBA Oct. 17, 2016 https://registertovote.sos.ga.gov/GAOLVR/
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Illinois Oct. 11, 2016 Nov. 3, 2016; Nov. 7 if requesting in person Nov. 8, 2016 Oct. 24–Nov. 7, 2016 https://ova.elections.il.gov/
Indiana Oct. 10, 2016 Post received by Oct. 31, 2016; In-person request by noon, Nov. 7, 2016 Nov. 8, 2016 After October 11, 2016 (In-person absentee voting) www.in.gov/sos/elections/2398.htm
Michigan Oct. 11, 2016 Nov. 5, 2016 by 2 pm Nov. 8, 2016 Not Available www.mi.gov/sos/0,1607,7-127-1633_8716_8726_47669---,00.html
New Jersey Oct. 18, 2016 TBA Nov. 8, 2016 Not Available www.njelections.org/voting-information.html
New York Postmarked by Oct. 14, 2016 and received by Oct. 19; In-person by Oct. 14, 2016 Postmarked by Nov. 1, 2016; In-person by Nov. 7, 2016
 
Postmarked by Nov. 7, 2016, Received by Nov. 15, 2016
 
Not Available www.elections.ny.gov/
Ohio Oct. 11, 2016 Nov. 5, 2016 Postmarked Nov. 7, R'cd by Nov. 18, In-person Nov. 8, 2016 TBA www.sos.state.oh.us/SOS/elections/
Voters/register.aspx
Oklahoma Oct. 14, 2016 Nov. 2, 2016 Nov. 8, 2016 Nov.3–5, 2016 www.ok.gov/elections/Voter_Info/
Register_to_Vote/
Pennsylvania Oct. 10, 2016 Nov. 1, 2016 Nov. 8, 2016 Not Available www.votespa.com/portal/server.pt/
community/register_to_vote/13518
Texas Oct. 10, 2016 Oct. 10, 2016 Nov. 8, 2016 TBA www.votetexas.gov/register-to-vote/

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