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A message from Stephen Colbert FOR THE 2020 ELECTION.

Voting has ended for the 2020 General Election

Find updated information for future elections on your state website.

Register to Vote

Check your registration here.

Deadline to register:

You can also register in-person at your polling place on Election Day.

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!

Track your ballot status here.


Hand deliver your ballot to the same election office that mailed it to you by 3pm on election day or check with your county or city to find other drop-off locations near you. Do this as soon as possible.

You can drop off ballots for up to three other voters. You will need to bring identification with name and signature.

If you must mail your ballot, USPS recommends doing so no later than October 27th.

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.

Vote in Person

September 18 – November 2

Election Day is November 3

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