You plan to vote, you care deeply about the issues and candidates, but somehow… life gets in the way… you get that gig that is taking up so much time…
This election - you’re going to make a voting plan to make sure you get your ballot in.
I’m going to the polling place:
I’m voting by mail/absentee:
Lastly – tell everyone you voted and encourage them to vote!
Voting is the key to our democracy. When you vote, you vocalize your beliefs and help influence change.
By taking this pledge, you are making a commitment to make your voice heard on Election Day.
Take the 2020 voter pledge and receive additional resources to make a plan to vote.
TAKE THE PLEDGE
These excerpts are from the ACLU. Visit their page for more information.
What are my general rights on Election Day?
The poll worker says my name is not on the list of registered voters!
What to do:
Someone is interfering with my right to vote!
Examples of voter intimidation:
What to do if you experience voter intimidation:
First day ballots are mailed to voters
October 5 to November 2:
Early voting (Varies by county)
New voter registration due
Visit Vote.org for other state timelines.
Voter Registration Status - National
CA Secretary of State
LA Vote - Los Angeles County
Washington Post – Interactive 'How to Vote'
Sign up to be a Pollworker
If you run into any problems or have questions on Election Day, call the Election Protection Hotline:
English: 1-866-OUR-VOTE / 1-866-687-8683
Spanish: 1-888-VE-Y-VOTA / 1-888-839-8682
Arabic: 1-844-YALLA-US / 1-844-925-5287
For Bengali, Cantonese, Hindi, Urdu, Korean, Mandarin, Tagalog, or Vietnamese: 1-888-274-8683