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Elections and Voting

Find out how to register to vote where you live at vote.gov.

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Visit usa.gov/how-to-vote for information about checking or changing your voter registration, absentee and early voting, how to find your polling place, what type of identification you need to bring to vote in person, and voter accessibility laws. 

Federal and state elections are run by the states, so checking and changing your voter registration and the process for voting and requesting an absentee ballot vary according to your home state.