Voting Facts

THIS IS ONE OF THOSE MOMENTS. When people look back and say, what did you do in 2020? In the middle of a pandemic and mass protests against racism and inequality. And we can say we marched. We had tough conversations. We wore masks. We tore down racist monuments. We ran for office. We boycotted businesses. We voted.

  • Q: What’s the first thing I should do before I vote?

  • Q: Is voting by mail safe?

  • Q: I’m registered, but haven’t voted in the last few elections. Should I be worried?

  • Q: Do I need a state ID to vote?

  • Q: Which ballot should I use? (mail-in or absentee?)

  • Q: Do I need to re-register to vote if I’ve moved?

  • Q: I am a student. Can I register to vote at my school address?

  • Q: Can I register and vote if I don’t have a home address or am experiencing homelessness?

  • Q: I know someone who’s mentally impaired/disabled. Can they vote?