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Weekly Election Update 10.15.12

from: Jessica Myers on Oct 15, 2012

 

October is a busy month for Election deadlines, so we have changed the format a little bit for the Election Updates blog this month. Each blog will be broken down into categories: Voter Registration, In Person Absentee Voting or Absentee Ballot Request Deadline, and Early Voting. The State listed will be linked to the corresponding information on the Secretary of State’s website. For example, click on a state under the voter registration section and it will take you to registration information for that state. I will highlight the deadlines approaching in the coming 2 weeks to give you more time to prepare.
 
If you have additional information, requests, or corrections, please submit them via Twitter @EACgov or email Jessica Myers at jmyers@eac.gov. Also, please visit our 2012 Election Calendar.
 
Voter Registration:
 
October 16, 2012
·         Kansas
·         Minnesota
·         Nevada (in person)
·         New Jersey
·         Oregon
·         West Virginia
 
October 17, 2012
·         Massachusetts
·         Wisconsin
 
October 18, 2012
·         Nebraska
 
October 19, 2012
·         Maryland
 
October 22, 2012
·         California
·         Delaware (UOCAVA)
·         South Dakota
·         Utah
·         Wyoming
 
October 23, 2012
·         California
·         Delaware (UOCAVA)
·         South Dakota
·         Wyoming
 
October 26, 2012
·         Alabama
 
October 27, 2012
·         Alabama (UOCAVA)
·         Iowa
·         Mississippi (UOCAVA)
 
October 29, 2012
·         Arkansas
·         Indiana (UOCAVA)
·         Nebraska (In Person)
 
In Person Absentee Voting or Absentee Ballot Request Deadline:
September 25, 2012
·         Missouri (in person absentee voting began)
 
October 15, 2012
·         Illinois (in person absentee voting begins)
 
October 27, 2012
·         Alaska (absentee early and in-person voting)
 
Early Voting:
 
October 11, 2012
·         Arizona (begins)
 
October 15, 2012
·         Georgia (begins)
 
October 17, 2012
·         Kansas (begins)
·         Tennessee (begins)
 
October 18, 2012
·         North Carolina (begins)
 
October 20, 2012
·         Nevada (begins)
 
October 22, 2012
·         Colorado
·         Washington, DC
·         Texas
 
October 23, 2012
·         Louisiana
·         Utah
 
October 27, 2012
·         Florida
·         Maryland
 
 
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10/15/2012 9:27:00 AM
Weekly Election Update 10.15.12

(1) Deadlines for voter registration, in person absentee voting & ballot requests; (2) Begin dates for early voting.