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Voting Frequently Asked Questions

Common questions about voting and elections

Frequently Asked Voting Questions


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Am I registered to vote?

Visit our Voter Registration page for all your registration questions.

How do I find out about national, state and local candidates?

The League of Women Voters provides information about candidates, submitted by the candidate themselves. See the Voter's Guide page

If I'm a student from out of town or out of state, how can I vote?

If you are living someplace temporarily, you need to vote at your place of permanent residence by an absentee ballot. Go to our Ballot page to learn how to get an absentee ballot from your hometown city or township clerk.

More Questions?

Visit the Voting FAQ page at the League of Women Voters of Michigan for answers to other questions.

Still have questions? Look for answers in our Tips for Voters Guide