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. July 23, 2020.
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“Someone struggled for your right to vote. Use it.”  Susan B. Anthony

 

A general election, including voting for candidates for President of the United States, takes place on Tuesday, NOVEMBER 3, 2020.  In a representative democracy, it is important that all citizens exercise their right to vote.  Here are some important links and dates to help you make sure that your vote counts.

 

OHIO 

 

REGISTER TO VOTE at https://voterlookup.ohiosos.gov/voterlookup.aspx Deadline for registering is October 5,  2020.

 

POLLING PLACE: https://www.ohiosos.gov/elections/voters/toolkit/polling-location/

 

EARLY IN-PERSON VOTING:  https://www.ohiosos.gov/elections/voters/absentee-voting/#inPerson.  

October 3 to November 2, 2020

For Lucas County, 1301 Monroe St., downtown Toledo

 

ABSENTEE VOTE:   https://www.ohiosos.gov/elections/voters/absentee-voting/#inPerson

Available October 6 – November 2 – the ballot must be postmarked no later than November 2, and have sufficient postage, in order to be counted.

 

MICHIGAN

 

REGISTER TO VOTE AT https://mvic.sos.state.mi.us/

October 19, 2020 Last day to register in any manner other than in-person with the local clerk for the November general election.

 

POLLING PLACE: https://www.michigan.gov/sos/0,4670,7-127-1633_8716_11583—,00.html

 

ABSENTEE VOTE AT https://www.michigan.gov/sos/0,4670,7-127-1633_8716_8728-21037–,00.html

Requests to have an absent voter ballot mailed to you must be received by your county clerk no later than October 30, 2020

You have until 8 p.m. on Election Day to complete the ballot and return it to the clerk’s office.

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