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Monday, October 31, 2016
LWVNJ VOTER INFORMATION: ISSUES, CANDIDATES, 411
Election Day Countdown: Get Informed!
Register to Vote
In New Jersey, the voter registration deadline is Tuesday, October 18, 2016.
Unsure if you are registered or if your information is up to date? Check here.
Need a Vote by Mail ballot? Vote by Mail ballots (formerly known as absentee ballots) are available for any registered voter for any election - you do not need a reason to request a Vote by Mail ballot, but you must complete an application.
To apply for your Vote by Mail ballot by mail, your County Clerk must receive your application by November 1, 2016. You may also apply in person at your County Clerk's office until 3:00 pmNovember 7, 2016 (the day before the election).
Learn More About Candidates
The League of Women Voters of New Jersey is thrilled to offer an online voters guide, www.VOTE411.org with all the info voters need to get ready for Election Day. We asked all the NJ candidates running for U.S. House a series of public policy questions. Visit www.VOTE411.org, enter your address, and see how your candidates responded. Check back often as more races (including county and local races in some areas of that state) are added.
Read Pros and Cons on Statewide Public Questions
The League of Women Voters of New Jersey offers analyses of the two statewide public questions that will be on the ballot. They are available at VOTE411 and they are also available here: