United States Election Assistance Comittee

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EAC's New Office Address

EAC's new office is located at 1335 East West Highway, Suite 4300, Silver Spring, MD 20910.

 
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2012 Election Report

EAC’s 2012 election report with datasets on the ability of civilian, military and overseas citizens to successfully cast a ballot

 
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National Mail Voter Registration Form

U.S. citizens can use the Form to register to vote, update registration information due to a name change, address change, or to register with a political party.

 
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Voting Systems Under Test

EAC’s voting system certification program eliminates duplicative testing and saves election officials time and resources. This is the first time the federal government has offered these services to the states.

 
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Election Management Resources

EAC's Election Management Guidelines and Quick Start Guides help state and local officials to effectively manage and administer elections, complementing the technical standards for voting equipment.

 
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A Voter’s Guide to Federal Elections

Updated in 2011, the Guide answers questions about voting, includes a voter’s checklist and, contact information for each state election office.

 
 
 
 

Contact Your State

contactstateAccess state election Web sites, which include voter guides, registration information and deadlines, absentee and early voting dates, provisional voting information and polling place hours and locations. Contact Your State.  

 

Election Official Exchange

The Exchange is a network that helps election officials connect and share best practices and knowledge. Sign up or explore the database of practitioners ready to serve as a friendly sounding board for your ideas, big or small. Together we can build a community resource that will save us time and make us more effective. Participation is limited to current and former U.S. election officials, but the content is available to the general public. Enter the Exchange.  

 

Have You Moved Recently?

Learn what steps you should take to ensure your voter registration is current for the next federal election. EAC's frequently asked questions on voter registration and moving cover a variety of circumstances, from recently relocated college students to those moving due to a foreclosure. Read more

The EAC Clearinghouse

The EAC Web site is a national clearinghouse of information on election administration, from voting system testing and certification to data on how Americans voted in recent federal elections. Find information through the navigation bar or our new search tool.

EAC Newsletters
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Sign up to receive information about EAC activities including public meetings, webcasts, reports and grants.

Give Us Your Feedback

Share your feedback on EAC policy proposalsElection Resource Library materials, and OpenEAC activities. Give feedback on general issues, including the Web site, through our Contact Us page.

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Voter Tips

votingtipsBefore the next election, be familiar with the voting process in your State. The following tips from the U.S. Election Assistance Commission may help enhance your voting experience. See Voting Tips

 

Events Calendar

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Minneapolis Election Center Accessibility Workshop Minneapolis, MN: The Election Center is conducting one of six accessible voting workshop s...

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Washington DC: Election Center Accessibility Wkshp Washington, DC: The Election Center is conducting one of six accessible voting workshop se...

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Managing the Polling Place: Lines Logic Logistics EAC will host a roundtable to discuss polling place location and design, managing queues, ...

Election Resource Library

Access hundreds of commonly requested EAC reports and resources, from Election Management Guidelines to data on voter turnout, registration, and military and overseas voters.

Public Meeting Webcasts

Watch live and on-demand webcasts of EAC public meetings.

Military and Overseas Voters

EAC has several projects under way to assist states in serving military and overseas citizens who register and vote absentee under the Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act. Learn more

Voting Accessibility

EAC's voting materials in 11 languages make voting more accessible to people with limited English proficiency. Our resources also help states make voting more accessible to people with disabilities. Learn more

Voting Systems Map

systemmapthumbEAC's map of voting systems shows which jurisdictions are using EAC-certified systems. View the map

 
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EAC's Election update blog posts summarize the elections and deadlines for 2014.

 
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EAC's Election update blog posts summarize the elections and deadlines for 2014.

 
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EAC's Election update blog posts summarize the elections and deadlines for 2014.

 
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EAC's “Voting System Testing Update” blog allows stakeholders to track progress on EAC system certification that impacts their...