Political Party Change Deadline

Political Party Change Deadline

February 14th is the deadline to change your party enrollment
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Registered voters can change political party affiliation now!.  The new  NY State election law allows voters to make changes to the political party they are registered for the 2020 primary elections up to and including February 14, 2020, to be effective for the Presidential and State primary. After February 14, any changes to party affiliation will not take effect until after the June 23 primary.

Party affiliation can be changed with the DMV or by submitting a new NYS Board of Elections voter registration form.
This new law applies to primary elections only.  Here are the dates to remember:
  • The Presidential  Primary in NY State  takes place on  Tuesday, April 28, 2020, 
  • The NY State Primary  for State and  Federal Congressional races is Tuesday June 23, 2020. 
  • The General Election is Tuesday November 3, 2020  

Polling hours: 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. (general elections); primary times vary by county. In Nassau County early voting will occur before each of the three elections.  Time and locations still being determined..

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