March 11, 2016

New York is a Closed Primary–What You Need to Know

Don’t forget, New York’s April 19th elections are closed primaries.  This means that in order to participate in this election, you must be a registered member of the party whose primary race you wish to participate in. Only registered Republicans may cast a vote for the Republican nominee and only registered Democrats may cast a…
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March 3, 2016

Register to Vote in New York’s Presidential Primary Elections!

New York’s Presidential Primary will take place on April 19th.  Register to vote today and make your voice heard! Applications to register by mail must be postmarked no later than March 25th and received by a Board of Elections no later than March 30th to be eligible to vote in the primary.  To request to…
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November 3, 2015

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!  …
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November 2, 2015

Tomorrow is Election Day!

 Voting isn’t just something we do every few years. For each and every election we have a civic duty to show up at the polls. Tomorrow is Election Day and let’s make sure that we show up. WhosOntheBallot is updated and ready to go with information for New York City voters. Find out your registration status, polling…
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October 27, 2015

Today is the LAST day to Apply by Mail for an Absentee Ballot for the General Election

Hello NY voters!  If you need to apply for an absentee ballot for the general election, today is the deadline to postmark your application if applying by mail.  Find the absentee application here: If you can’t get it in the mail today, you still can apply in person for an absentee ballot until November 2nd.

September 30, 2015

Less than 10 days to register!

The deadline to register to vote in person or by mail-in ballot in the November 3rd General Election is October 9th.  Be sure to download the registration form and put it in the mail by next Friday to be sure you have your chance to vote at the ballot box. Once registered, all applications to vote by mail via…
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November 5, 2014

2014 General Election Results

Preliminary results of yesterday’s General Election are in! Below are the projected outcomes of selected state-wide races as of November 6th at 4:00pm. A complete list of preliminary race results for U.S Congress, State Assembly, and State Senate seats can be found on the New York State Board of Elections results page.  Governor Candidate Party…
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November 4, 2014

TODAY is Election Day

  Be part of the civic process – cast your vote for candidates and ballot proposals today! Polls are open from 6am -9pm. Last minute questions/problems? Check out helpful election day resources, and be sure you know who’s on the ballot before you go!

November 3, 2014

Vote Tomorrow!

Tomorrow is General Election Day. Polls are open from 6am-9pm.  Remember to cast your vote for your preferred candidates and ballot proposals.  Check out who is running one more time at our home page, then find your correct polling location here.

Election Day Resources and Hotlines

  Have an unexpected problem or question on election day? Help and answers are just a call away. Here are just a few of the resources available to voters on election day:  League of Women Voters: 1-866-OUR-VOTE (866-687-8683) 1-888-VE-Y-VOTA (en Español) 1-866-MYVOTE1 (866-698-6831)  NY Board of Elections: 1-866-VOTE-NYC (866-868-3692)