September 22, 2016

First Presidential Debate on Monday

The debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump will take place from 9pm to 10:30pm. Moderator: Lester Holt, Anchor, NBC Nightly News The first debate will be divided into six segments of approximately 15 minutes each on major topics to be selected by the moderator and announced at least one week before the debate. The…
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September 15, 2016

Register by October 14th for the November 8th, 2016 General Elections

The deadline for in-person registration is October 14th. You may register at your local board of elections or any state agency participating in the National Voter Registration Act, on any business day. You can find a list of local offices here.  An online voter registration form can be found here. Mail Registration is available for download. Applications…
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September 13, 2016

Today is Election Day!

Polls open at 6 A.M. and close at 9 P.M. Make sure to schedule voting into your plan for the day! Of course, also make sure to use Who’s On the Ballot? to get all of your voting information in one place. Check your registration status, polling location, and ballot information before you go!

June 15, 2016

Mail your absentee ballot request by June 21st

If you can’t make it to the polls on June 28th, be sure to send in your absentee ballot application. They must be postmarked by Monday, June 21st. To download an application go to: http://vote.nyc.ny.us/html/voters/absentee.shtml. Download a form and mail it to your borough Board of Election office.  Borough Offices Bronx
 1780 Grand Concourse, 5 Fl
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June 28th Federal Primary

Seven New York City Congressional Districts have Federal Primary races this month. If you are a registered Democrat, check Who’sOntheBallot for your voting information. (There are only Democratic party primaries occurring within New York City.) The Congressional districts with primary races in New York City are: 3, 5, 7, 10, 12, 13, 15. 

April 18, 2016

Know your voting rights

New York Presidential Primary – April 19, 2016 In order to vote in Tuesday’s presidential primary, you must have already fulfilled two requirements Have already registered to vote in New York by March 25, 2016 Have already enrolled with a political party by October 9, 2015 To verify your voter registration status or to find…
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REMINDER: New York has a Closed Primary – What This Means for You

Tomorrow’s New York presidential primary is a closed primary. This means that you may vote only if you have previously enrolled with the party whose primary you would like to participate in.  Only registered Democrats will be able to cast a ballot for either Hillary Clinton or Bernie Sanders, and only registered Republicans will be…
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April 13, 2016

Need to vote absentee? Here’s HOW

Realized you can’t make it to the polls on Election Day? It’s too late to get a vote by mail absentee ballot.  If you already have an absentee ballot and you are mailing it in, it must be postmarked by Monday, April 18th. You can still vote. Follow these directions:  In-Person Absentee Voting In person…
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How New York Awards Delegates and Superdelegates is Confusing. Here’s Help

From DNAinfo Nigel Chiwaya · DNAinfo Reporter   NEW YORK — After weeks spent watching candidates jockey for support across the Big Apple, voters in New York will head to the polls on April 19 to pick their Democratic or Republican presidential nominees. But the process of electing a president via delegates or superdelegates can seem a…
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March 31, 2016

April 19th Special Elections

In addition to the Presidential Primary taking place on April 19th, some New Yorkers will also vote to fill vacant seats in the State Assembly.  If you live in the 59th, 62nd, or 65th State Assembly District, your State Assembly seat is currently vacant.  Be sure to read up on the candidates running to fill…
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