This is VOTING INFO AND IS important to tell voters.. FLORIDA IS VERY IMPORTANT
I suggest all Kossacks in all 50 states put this info on Daily Kos and Twitter and your email lists and send your State’s info to the voter… NOW…Don’t wait. If you have family in Florida and can legally vote in Florida..Send this info to them. If you are registered to vote in Florida…You don’t have to look around for dates, deadlines and info…It’s right here. We need to be posting and tweeting this info to all Florida legal voters and furnishing this info to everyone you register.
What you will find at the site.
Check here for your voter registration and voting status including your polling place, sample ballot and vote-by-mail ballot status.
Please allow 1-2 business days for newly entered voter registration information to appear on this website.
ONLINE VOTER REGISTRATION
Visit RegistertoVoteFlorida.gov to submit a new registration or to update your existing record.
Your name and date of birth must be entered as it appears in your registration record to find your information. (*) Indicates required field.
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This website is intended for use by a registered voter to determine his or her voter registration and voting status. It is unlawful to knowingly alter another person’s voter registration information or to attempt, assist with, or otherwise commit fraud in connection with the right to vote. See §§ 104.011, 104.041, and 104.41, Fla. Stat. For more information, visit our Voter Registration information webpage.
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IMPORTANT VOTING DAYS IN FLORIDA. Infor regarding dates
You have to register to vote before Election Day in Florida. You can find the deadline to register to vote in the “Dates and deadlines” section.
To register in Florida, you must:
- be a citizen of the United States of America (a lawful permanent resident, commonly referred to as a “green card holder,” does not have the right to register or vote in Florida);
- be a Florida resident;
- be at least 18 years old (you may pre-register to vote if you are 16 years old);
- not be adjudicated mentally incapacitated with respect to voting in Florida or any other state without having the right to vote restored;
- not have been convicted of a felony without your voting rights having been restored.
- For more information, see the Florida Department of State's website.
- *find more information on voting rights restoration here
Deadline to Register (Book Closing)
Eligible individuals can register to vote at any time. The deadline to register in order to participate in an upcoming election is 29 days before the election. The registration deadlines for 2020 are:
- Presidential Preference Primary Election: February 18*
- Primary Election: July 20
- General Election: October 5
*Due to federal holiday, the deadline moved from Monday, February 17 to Tuesday, February 18.
Vote-by-Mail Ballot 'Send' Deadline
For vote-by-mail ballot requests on record, state law requires that the ballots be sent to voters who already have requests on file during specified timeframes.
For absent stateside and overseas uniformed service member and overseas civilian voters (also known as UOCAVA voters), Supervisors of Elections send the ballots no later than 45 days before an election. The send deadlines for 2020 are:
- Presidential Preference Primary Election: February 1
- Primary Election: July 4
- General Election: September 19
For domestic voters, Supervisors of Elections send the ballots during a 7-day window between 40 and 33 days before an election. The send periods for 2020 are:
- Presidential Preference Primary Election: February 6 – 13
- Primary Election: July 9 – July 16
- General Election: September 24 – October 1
Vote-by-Mail Ballot Request and Return Deadlines
The deadline to request that a vote-by-mail ballot be mailed is no later than 5:00 p.m. (local time) on the 10th day before the election. The deadlines for 2020 are:
- Presidential Preference Primary Election: March 7
- Primary Election: August 8
- General Election: October 24
A vote-by-mail ballot must be returned and received no later than 7:00 p.m. (local time) on election day in order to be counted. The deadlines for 2020 are:
- Presidential Preference Primary Election: March 17*
- Primary Election: August 18
- General Election: November 3*
*A 10-day extension exists only for overseas voters for the Presidential Preference Primary and General Election only.
To ensure that ballots are received by the deadline, voters are encouraged to vote and return their voted ballots as soon as received or early enough to account for mail delivery times. The United States Postal Service recommends that domestic nonmilitary voters, mail back their voted ballots at least 1 week before the Election Day deadline to account for any unforeseen events or weather issues. The Federal Voting Assistance Program provides recommended earlier timelines (see timetable at bottom of their webpage) for absent military and overseas voters.
Vote-by-mail ballots may also be returned at secure drop boxes at Supervisor of Elections’ main and branch offices and early voting sites. Please contact the county Supervisor of Elections or visit their website for the location of all vote-by-mail ballot secure drop boxes in your county.
Early Voting Period
By law, early voting must be held at least for 8 days. The mandatory early voting periods for 2020 are:
- Presidential Preference Primary Election: March 7 – 14
- Primary Election: August 8 – 15
- General Election: October 24 – 31
Each county Supervisor of Elections may offer more days of early voting from one or more of the following days:
- Presidential Preference Primary Election: March 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, and 15
- Primary Election: August 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, and 16
- General Election: October 19, 20, 21, 22, 23 and November 1
Check with your county Supervisor of Elections for the additional days of early voting that may be offered in your county.
GET THE VOTE OUT EARLY AND THEN TRACK IT !
In Rememberance of the Late John Lewis
From 2012 Presidential Election. We must be his voice. in 2020 to elect Joe Biden and defeat Donald Trump. We must stand in line, or be willing to do what we have to do because this time it is not a dress rehearsal..This time our democracy is on the line. Our Freedoms. Our America.