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By:Jessica Myers

Election Updates


Weekly Election Update 10.31.16

Feb 10, 2017

We post an Election update blog every Monday in an effort to summarize the elections and election deadlines each week until all primaries and special elections scheduled for 2016 are finished. 

Upcoming Elections:

November 8, 2016. General Election.

Other Highlights:

State

Alabama – The absentee ballot request deadline is November 3rd; absentee ballots must be postmarked by November 7th. More information available here.
Alaska – The absentee ballot return deadline is November 7th. Early voting begins October 24th and is available through November 7th. 
Arizona – Early voting begins October 12th and is available through November 4th.
Arkansas – Early voting begins October 24th and is available through November 7th. 
California – The voter registration deadline is October 24th. The absentee ballot request deadline is November 1st. 
Colorado – Vote centers and polling services open October 24th and are available through Election Day.
Connecticut – The voter registration deadline is November 1st. The absentee ballot request deadline is November 7th.
Delaware - The absentee ballot request deadline is November 7th.
Florida – Early voting begins October 29th and is available through November 5th. The absentee ballot request deadline is November 1st. 
Georgia – Early voting begins October 17th and is available through November 4th. 
Hawaii – Early voting begins October 25th and is available through November 5th. The absentee ballot request deadline is November 1st. 
Idaho – Early voting begins October 24th and is available through November 4th. The absentee ballot request deadline is November 2nd. 
Illinois – Early voting for the General Election begins September 29th and is available through November 7th. 
Indiana – Early voting begins October 12th and is available through November 7th. 
Iowa – The voter registration deadline is October 29th. 
Kansas – Early voting begins October 24th and is available through November 7th. 
Kentucky – Early voting begins October 21st and is available through November 7th. The absentee ballot request deadline is November 1st. 
Louisiana – Early voting begins October 25th and is available through November 1st. The absentee ballot request deadline is November 4th; ballots must be returned by November 7th. 
Maine – The absentee ballot request deadline is November 3rd. 
Maryland – Early voting begins October 27th and is available through November 3rd. The by mail absentee ballot request deadline is November 1st; the online absentee ballot request deadline is November 4th. 
Massachusetts – Early voting begins October 28th and is available through November 7th. 
Michigan – The absentee ballot request deadline is November 5th. 
Mississippi – The absentee ballot request deadline is November 7th.
Missouri – The absentee ballot request deadline is November 2nd.
Montana – The absentee ballot request deadline is November 7th. 
Nebraska – The absentee ballot request deadline is November 2nd. 
Nevada – Early voting begins October 22nd and is available through November 4th. The absentee ballot request deadline is November 1st. 
New Hampshire – The voter registration deadline is October 29th. Absentee ballots must be returned by November 7th.
New Jersey – The by mail absentee ballot request deadline is November 1st; the online absentee ballot request deadline is November 4th.
New Mexico – Early voting begins October 22nd and is available through November 5th.
New York – The absentee ballot request deadline is November 1st. 
North Carolina – Early voting begins October 27th and is available through November 5th.
Ohio - The absentee ballot request deadline is November 5th. 
Oklahoma – The absentee ballot request deadline is November 2nd. Early voting begins November 3rd and is available through November 5th.
Pennsylvania – The absentee ballot request deadline is November 1st; ballots returned by mail must be received by November 4th.
South Carolina – The absentee ballot request deadline is November 4th.
South Dakota – The voter registration deadline is October 24th. 
Tennessee – Early voting begins October 19th and is available through November 3rd. The absentee ballot request deadline is November 1st. 
Texas – The absentee ballot request deadline is October 28th. Early voting begins October 24th and is available through November 4th. 
Utah – Early voting begins October 25th and is available through November 4th. The online voter registration deadline is November 1st. The absentee ballot request deadline is November 3rd. 
Vermont – The voter registration deadline is November 2nd. The absentee ballot request deadline is November 7th. 
Virginia – The absentee ballot request deadline is November 1st. 
Washington – The voter postal voter registration deadline is October 31st. 
Washington, DC – Early voting begins October 24th and in available through November 5th. 
West Virginia – Early voting begins October 26th and is available through November 5th.
Wisconsin - The absentee ballot request deadline is November 3rd. Voters registering in-person must submit their registration to the clerk by November 4th. 

 

 

 
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