General Info

Elected officials make decisions about things that are important to you, including your job, your health care, your environment and your security. Voting is your chance to choose the decision makers and tell them what you want.

Make your voice heard on Election Day! Get Registered! Get Educated! Get Out and Vote!

To help you make your choices, see our new section on How to Pick a Candidate with links to fact checking, donations, and candidate records sites.

Important Dates

  • Primary Election, September 13; deadline for registration, August 14
  • General Election, November 8; deadline for registration, October 9

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