Minnesota will elect a Governor and a U.S. Senator in 2014
State Primary voter registration deadline – July 22, 2014 or at the polls on
State Primary date – August 12, 2014
General Election voter registration deadline – October 14, 2014 or at the
polls on Election Day
General Election date – November 4, 2014
Election information phone number – 877-600-VOTE (8683)
State election website –
Early voting –
In person – Starting with the 2014 Primary, all voters
will be able to vote early in person, no excuse necessary.
Early in-person voting is available 46 days prior to an election Monday
through Friday during business hours at city or township clerk’s offices,
plus from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on the Saturday before the election.
By mail – Starting with the 2014 Primary, all voters will be able to vote
early by mail, no excuse necessary.
There is no specific deadline by which absentee/vote-by-mail ballots must be
requested. Absentee/vote-by-mail ballots will be available starting 46 days
before an election. Vote-by-mail ballots must be received by 3:00 p.m. on