Virginia has an election every year which means the people’s voice should be heard on issues of healthcare, education, civil rights, justice, jobs and medicare. Every aspect of your life is decided on at the “stroke of a vote”. And, all politics are local.
The Virginia Department of Elections in partnership with the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) have launched online voter registration for eligible citizens of the Commonwealth. Register to vote, check your status, or update your information online at the Virginia Department of Elections.
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Acceptable forms of identification includes:
*Valid Virginia Driver’s License
*DMV-Issued Photo Identification Card
*Valid Employee Photo Identification Card
*Valid United States Passport
*Government-Issued Photo Identification Card
*Valid College or University Student Photo Identification Card
*New Virginia Voter Photo Identification Card
Please note: If you do not have an acceptable form of photo identification, contact your local registrar’s office for a free Virginia Voter Photo Identification Card.
If you do not present a photo ID at the voter polls, you can vote a provisional ballot. For more details about the new voter requirements and additional information, please visit the Virginia Department of Elections.
Election Day is Tuesday, November 4, 2014. District polls are open 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. View the candidates on the ballot:
CLO FACT: You are not a registered voter until you received your voter registration card in the mail.
If you were convicted of a felony and would like to start the process of getting your rights restored get information here. For more information, visit the Secretary of the Commonwealth’s website.
Your vote is your voice, your right and your power. A “no” vote from you is a “yes” vote for the candidate you don’t want to hold public office. Learn about your voter rights and responsibility at Miss Community’s Voter Empowerment and Restoration of Rights Rallies throughout the year. Brought to you by the Rolling for Freedom-R4F.