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Get Out the Vote

This is the most important election of our lifetime! With multiple ways to vote this year, make a plan for how you are going to make your voice count this year.

Early Voting Has Begun!

New York now has early voting. You can vote in person from October 24 through November 1.

HOW TO VOTE

Vote Early

New York now has early voting! You can vote in person from October 24 through November 1.

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Vote Absentee

The deadline to apply for an absentee ballot has passed. If you received an absentee ballot, mail it by November 3 or drop it off at a location near you.

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Vote In Person

Vote in person on November 3. 

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View PPGNY's Action Fund Candidate Ratings

Follow the link to view candidate ratings for state and local races across New York.

Share Your Voting Plan

Follow the link to download a copy of the voting checklist. Fill it out and share on your social platforms and encourage your friends to create a voting plan!

IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER

New Yorkers can now vote early from October 24 through November 1.

Vote in person on November 3.

If you received an absentee ballot, mail it by November 3 or drop it off at a location near you.

Voter Eligibility

In order to register you must be:

  • Be a U.S. Citizen
  • Be 18 years old by December 31st of the year in which you register. You must be 18 by Election Day in order to vote that year. You may pre-register at 16 or 17, but cannot vote until you are 18.
  • Be a New York State resident (includes students from other states who are in New York for college)
  • Not be in prison or on parole for a felony conviction (unless parole pardoned or restored rights of citizenship)

 

Voting Rights for Homeless New Yorkers 

Voting Rights for New Yorkers With a Felony Conviction