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Register to Vote
Check your registration here.
Deadline to register:
Request An Absentee Ballot
USPS recommends that you request your ballot by October 20.
If you have not requested it by October 20, you may not receive it in time to cast your vote.
Click here to jump to your state’s options for voting early in person, or make a plan for Election Day!
Requests must be received by October 24.
Check the status of your absentee application here.
Fill Out Your Ballot
Follow directions carefully and sign where indicated.
Alaska also requires one witness signature or your ballot must be notarized.
You may need to include a copy of a valid form of ID such as a drivers license or passport.
If you are a first time voter who registered by mail or online, follow all directions carefully. You may need to include a copy of an ID with your ballot.