VOTING / What Every Voter Should Know !

VOTING / What Every Voter Should Know !

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.

2020 Elections 


General Election Day November 3, 2020

EARLY VOTING OCTOBER 24 – NOVEMBER 1    Click here to find out convienent dates, times and locations

Other Important Dates:

  • October 9 is the last day to postmark your voter registration form
  • October 10 is the last day to register to vote in person at your county Board of Elections office
  • October 27 is the last day to postmark application for absentee ballot by mail.
  • November 2 is the last day to apply in person for absentee ballot
  • November 2 is last day to postmark absentee ballot.
  • November 3 is the last day to deliver absentee ballot in person at board of elections.

For a list of early voting sites, dates and times PDF iconclick here.

For all your voting options PDF iconclick here.

The State League is monitoring all proposals that affect the upcoming elections and will keep the public informed as to changes in dates, deadlines, absentee ballot availability, etc. Check back here as details emerge.

Updated 2020 Political Calendar 

2020 Updated Political Calendar


Find the races and candidates on your specific ballot at

How to Register to Vote

For  access to Voter Registration  & Election Information go to the

Onondaga County Board of Elections

Click here for Voter Registration form

First Time Voting???

PDF iconClick here to learn what you need to vote for the first time  


 Electronic Voting Guide ( Will be available in the Fall of 2020) 

Find  all candidates running in your state and local elections.

The information includes biographical information and responses to questions posed by the League, as well as links to candidates’ social media and campaign websites.

All of this can be accessed online at an easy-to-use electronic format.  Citizens can enter their addresses and view a customized sample ballot that includes photos of candidates, information about their positions on specific issues, their campaign websites and social media pages, and contact information for their campaign offices.