The League of Women Voters has long been recognized as the premiere source for nonpartisan election information.Need some assistance during election time? Whether you're a first-time voter or just looking for some friendly reminders, the League has the information you need.
GOVERNOR POSTPONES PRESIDENTIAL PRIMARY
We are pleased to share that Governor Cuomo has heeded our advice and postponed the April 28th presidential primary and special election to June 23rd.
Stay tuned for more updates about absentee ballot deadlines and other elections information.
2020 Elections (as of April 1, 2020)
PRESIDENTIAL, CONGRESSIONAL, STATE, & LOCAL PRIMARIES - JUNE 23, 2020
Early Voting June 13 - 21
- May 29 is the last day to register in person or to postmark your voter registration form
- June 16 is the last day to postmark application for absentee ballot by mail
- June 22 is the last day to apply in person at board of elections for absentee ballot
- June 22 is the last day to postmark absentee ballot
- June 23 is the last day to deliver absentee ballot in person at board of elections
|2019 Voter Guide Part I
Information and deadlines on voter registration, absentee ballots and more.
|Absentee Ballot Application
|NYS Voter's Bill of Rights|
|Federal Voting Assistance Program||Polling Place Lookup|
|First Vote, A Guide for New Voters in NYS|
|Military/Federal Voting Information||Voter Registration Form – English|
|NYS Board of Elections||Voter Registration Form – Spanish|
|Individuals with Disabilities
|Individuals with Mental Health Disabilities
|Individuals with Criminal Convictions and Those Detained in Jail or Prison
- Link to NYS Board of Election site with instructions for using each of the new voting machines; click on the machine type and a listing of the counties using that type will be provided on the right side.
- Running For Elective Office in NYS.
Specific information and instructions for anyone considering to run for elective office in NYS.
- Know Your Voting Machine.
- Moderating Candidate Events
This is a PowerPoint detailing Procedures and Techniques for Stress-Free Moderating
ROAD TO THE VOTING BOOTH (RESOURCES FOR LOCAL LEAGUES)
- Part I Handbook for Voter Service Directors
- Part II Handbook for Candidate Events
- Part IIA Toolkit for Candidate Events (Samples and Examples)
- Part III How to Conduct a Successful Voter Registration Drive
- Part IIIA Toolkit for Voter Registration Drives (Samples and Examples)
- Get Out the Vote Toolkit (Samples and Examples)
- 2019 Guidelines for Candidate Events