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Voter Registration and Education for Fall Election

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General Election - Tuesday, November 4th


  • Apply for absentee ballot in person by Monday, November 3, 2014
  • Apply for absentee ballot by mail: postmarked by Tuesday, October 28, 2014
  • Deliver ballot in person by Tuesday, November 4, 2014
  • Deliver ballot by mail: postmarked by Monday, November 3, 2014; received by Wednesday, November 12, 2014.
NEW! Vote 411: Electronic Voter Guide is LIVE for the General Election (8/19/2014)
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Ballot Proposals on November General Election Ballot (8/29/2014)

Ballot Language

Board of Elections Full Text of Proposals

Voter Registration Basics

NEW! Judicial Candidate Voter Guide (10/22/2014)

NEW! 2014 Voter Guide Part II (9/29/2014)
Information on the statewide candidates and three ballot proposals.

2014 Voter Guide Part I (7/3/2014)
Information on voter registration, absentee ballots, deadlines for registration, voting machines and more.

2014 Political Calendar (7/3/2014)

2014 Voter Guide Part I
Information on voter registration, absentee ballots, deadlines for registration, voting machines and more.
Absentee Ballot Application NYS Voter's Bill of Rights
Federal Voting Assistance Program Polling Place Lookup
First Vote, A Guide for New Voters in NYS
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First Vote, A Guide for New Voters in NYS English    Spanish
Military/Federal Voting Information Voter Registration Form – English
NYS Board of Elections Voter Registration Form – Spanish

Your Right to Vote in New York State

College Students
Text Version   Brochure
Individuals with Disabilities
Text Version   Brochure
Homeless Individuals
Text Version   Brochure
Individuals with Mental Health Disabilities
Text Version   Brochure
Individuals with Criminal Convictions and Those Detained in Jail or Prison
Text Version  Brochure

NEW! Constitutional Amendment on Redistricting: Materials and Information

NEW! Vote Yes for Progress and a Fair Redistricting Process Website (8/19/2014)
New Website with lots of information and resources on the constitutional amendment on redistricting.

news & upcoming events

Annual League Day at the United Nations: November 13, 2014

All members, family and friends are invited to join us for a fun and educational day. The day includes a tour of the UN building, lunch in the Delegates Dining Room and a briefing by key UN experts. The topic this year is “Water for Life” the UN International Decade for Action 2005-2015. Beyond meeting basic human needs, water supply and sanitation services, as well as water as a resource, are critical to sustainable development. See more at website: Click here for the registration form.

Students Shadow Senator Ball with Students Inside Albany Conference

Regional Training Workshops Materials
Workshops were held in 4 locations across the state during March and April. Over 150 people attended the sessions, representing 33 local Leagues and the 3ILO’s. Attendees commented that the sessions were incredibly informative and they greatly enjoyed sharing stories, successes and problems, with League members from their area.  The handouts are available for all – just click on the topic to see the list of handouts. And, call the state office if you have questions or would like more information. Thanks to the office staff, and Marianna Stout, Dare Thompson, Arlene Hinkemeyer, Lisa Scott, Kathy Stein, Susan Wilson, Carol Mellor and Barbara Bartoletti for presenting the information at the workshops!

LWV of Huntington Gets Press on Workshop for Young Women

LWVNYS Education Foundation

League State Studies Materials (11/25/2013)

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