Wisconsin will elect a U.S. Senator in 2012.
State and Presidential Primary registration deadline – postmarked by
March 14, 2012; in person by March 30, 2012; or at the polls on Primary Day.
State and Presidential Primary date – April 3, 2012
General Election registration deadline – postmarked by October 17, 2012;
in person by November 2, 2012; or at the polls on Election Day
Election information phone number – 608-266-8005; 866-VOTE-WIS
State election website –
In person – Any voter may vote early in
person, no excuse required. A voter may vote early in person at his
Municipal Clerk’s office when absentee ballots become available, usually
around three weeks before an election. Early in-person voting ends at 5:00
PM on the Friday before an election.
Early in-person voting – October 22 to November 2
Early in-person voting begins Monday, October 22 at the
Municipal Clerk’s Office in a voter’s town or city. To find the location of
their Municipal Clerk’s Office or to contact it for voting dates and times,
a complete list of all 1,851 Municipal Clerk’s Offices is available at
clerks are listed by county, with counties in alphabetical order.
By mail – Any person may vote early by
mail, no excuse required. Mailed applications for absentee/vote-by-mail
ballots must be received by the Thursday before an election. All completed
ballots must be received by Election Day.
Absentee voting by mail – Begins September 20