Michigan will elect a U.S. Senator in 2012.
Presidential Primary registration deadline – January 30, 2012
Presidential Primary date – February 28, 2012
State Primary registration deadline – July 9, 2012
State Primary date – August 7, 2012
General Election registration deadline – October 9, 2012
Election information phone number – 888-767-6424
State election website –
In person – Early voting in person is not
By mail – Early voting by mail is
permitted only if you are: age 60 years old or older; unable to vote without
assistance at the polls; expecting to be out of town on election day; in
jail awaiting arraignment or trial; unable to attend the polls due to
religious reasons; or appointed to work as an election inspector in a
precinct outside of your precinct of residence.
Requests for absentee/vote-by-mail ballots must be
received no later than 2:00 p.m. on February 25 for the Presidential
Primary; no later than 2:00 p.m. on August 4 for the State Primary; and no
later than 2:00 p.m. on November 3 for the General Election. Absentee
ballots must be received by the close of polls on Election Day.
Absentee voting by mail – Begins September 22