Voting is Demoracy in action. It is every citizens right to choose their preferred candidates for Federal, State, and Local offices, and to express their opinion on issues at all levels of government.
Register To Vote
There are numerous resources available to help you Register to Vote or update your registration information.
- The League of Women Voters of California - Comprehensive information about all aspects of registering and voting
- Shape the Future - The official election site of San Mateo County - Provided by Mark Church, Chief Elections Officer
- The Future of Voting in San Mateo County - Starting in 2018, all registered voters in participating counties will receive their ballot by mail a month before the election. San Mateo County is one of the particpating counties.
Be an Informed Voter
- Voter's Edge California - Get all the facts on ballot measures, candidates, and more before you vote
- California Secretary of State - Election and Voter Information - Provoded by Secretary of State Alex Padilla
- Easy Voter Guide - The Easy Voter Guide helps new voters and busy voters learn about how to vote and upcoming election information
- California Votes - Information on state and local issues, propositions on the ballot - Provided by the League of Women Voters Education Fund
- LWVSSMC Candidate Forums - Moderated candidate forums for local offices in your community
- LWVSSMC Proposition Presentations - Pros and Cons - Presentation of the Pros and Cons of ballots measures