People who are paying attention to the midterm elections know that Election Day is November 6th. But an equally important date to remember is Tuesday, October 9th, because that is the deadline in many states for voter registration! For instance, Arkansas, Arizona, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Mississippi, New Mexico, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Texas have their deadlines on that day, among others.
And we cannot afford to have any citizens miss voting this year! Who can forget that memorable night of Election 2016, and the miracle God worked? Well, every voter who elected President Trump that day needs to come out and vote again, so that we can continue to make progress on the policies that motivated us the first time!
In the Vote for Life seminars Priests for Life has sponsored around the country and online during the past few months, Executive Director Janet Morana gave valuable tips and who can vote, and where they can vote.Anyone who will turn 18 by Nov. 6 ” including that day ” is eligible to register to vote. You do not have to be 18 to register, as long as you will be by Election Day.
Students who live away at college must figure out where their vote will do the most good. For instance, Florida residents away at schools in other states might want to consider voting by absentee ballot because Florida is historically a key state, and this year could see a Senate seat change hands from one party to the other.
If you have a family member or friend who is homebound, or residing in a nursing home or assisted living facility, do everything you can to get them registered to vote. If they are not computer savvy, you can help them register online.Anyone whose state allows early voting should take advantage of it, Mrs. Morana suggests…
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