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Voter Services & Elections

Watch video of Sept. 29 forum where candidates answered voters' questions in Cortland ...Who is on the ballot in the next election? ...How to register to vote? ...and more

VoteSmart

VoteSmart's Facts Matter tour came to Cortland on October 22, 2018. This nonpartisan presenation was sponsored by LWV of Cortland County, LWV of Tompkins County, and YWCA Cortland.

Watch the video at our LWV Facebook page:

https://www.facebook.com/events/299327464227105/permalink/318783685614816/

VIDEO - Candidates for NYS Senate District 51 & NYS Assembly District 126

Four candidates came to Cortland to answer voter's questions on September 29 at a forum sponsored by the Women's Coalition of Cortland County.

View the video at: https://youtu.be/Q9z157by7UU

Voting New York: Candidate Info & Your Personalized Ballot

VotingNewYork.org, a New Resource for Voter Information

See who is running for upcoming elections at: http://www.VotingNewYork.org

Find your personalized ballot info. Set up email and text reminders.

Each candidate has a profile that contains their social media and campaign websites, contact information, information about their position on issues related to health care, education, environment and others, as well as individual candidate responses to questions asked by the League.

Voter Information

NOVEMBER 6 GENERAL ELECTION -- WHAT ARE CANDIDATES' TOP 3 PRIORITIES? HOW WOULD THEY STRENGTHEN ETHICS LAWS? WHAT ELECTION REFORMS DO THEY SUPPORT? The NYS League asked candidates these questions. Read the Voters Guide Part II to see their responses.

Voters Guide Part II

TAKE A LOOK AT THE VOTING MACHINE BEFORE YOU VOTE. This video from the Board of Elections shows the ImageCast machine used throughout Cortland County. The video describes accessibility features. https://www.elections.ny.gov/machine-sequoia.html

WHAT CANDIDATES WILL BE ON YOUR BALLOT? Information about the next election will be available at Ballot Ready: https://www.ballotready.org/

Sign up now, and Ballot Ready will email you when their voter guide goes live.

WHERE DO YOU VOTE? To find out your polling place (where you vote), click this link: https://voterlookup.elections.ny.gov/votersearch.aspx

Enter your name, birthday, county, and zip code. Then click Search.

CORTLAND COUNTY BOARD OF ELECTIONS -- Use this link to find info on voting in Cortland County from the Board of Elections:

https://www.cortland-co.org/773/Elections

Register to Vote

ARE YOU REGISTERED TO VOTE?

DO YOU WANT TO CHANGE YOUR PARTY, your address, your name?

2018 DEADLINES are listed in the LWV Voters Guide Part 1: 2018 Voters Guide Part 1