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Exercise Your Right!
Election Day: Tuesday, November 3, 2020
How do I register to vote?
How do I return my ballot?
Mail it Back!
Drop it in the mail by the Friday before Election Day to be sure it's received on time. No stamp needed!
Find a Ballot Drop Box in King County
There's even one on Central's campus outside the NE corner of the Broadway-Edison building! Drop boxes close at 8 PM on Election Day.
Accessible Voting Options
Information on accessible voting centers and the online ballot marking program for voters with disabilities or those who need assistance voting.
Vote in Person
Visit a Vote Center by 8 PM on Election Day.
What's on the ballot?
Information about the candidates and issues
Seattle Voters' Guide
Guide to the upcoming election for City of Seattle voters. Background information on the election and statements from the candidates and ballot issue campaigns.
Washington Secretary of State
Information on voting, candidates, initiatives, and more for the entire state.
The League of Women Voters of Seattle-King County
Sponsors free, non-partisan candidate forums, monthly public forums, and ballot issues forums. Advocates on issues such as education, transportation, land use, ethics, and healthcare.
Democratic Party history, leaders, issues, events.
Republican Party platform, issues, history.
Progressive Voters Guide
See who and what local community organizations endorse. National, state, and local issues.
Vote Smart is a non-profit, non-partisan research organization that collects and distributes information on candidates for public office in the United States.
A nonpartisan, nonprofit “consumer advocate” for voters that aims to reduce the level of deception and confusion in U.S. politics.
FlackCheck.org: A Guide for Political Literacy and Engagement
Headquartered at the Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania. A video-based counterpart to APPC’s award-winning program FactCheck.org. FlackCheck.org uses parody and humor to debunk false political advertising, poke fun at extreme language, and hold the media accountable for their reporting on political campaigns.
I voted! Now what?
Track Your Ballot
Make sure your vote is counted, and find out what to do if your ballot is challenged.
Get Out The Vote!
Encourage others to vote and help make it easier for them. Check out The Washington Bus below to get involved!
Get Out The Vote!
Get involved -- even if you're not eligible to vote!
Check out the Washington Bus, a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization that engages young people in the political process.
Observe Election Activities