Important Election Dates: The General Election is on Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016; Register by Oct. 11; Turn in application to Vote By Mail Oct. 28; Early Vote Oct. 24 - Nov. 4.
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TWO: Be informed!
First Day to Apply for Ballot by Mail Friday, January 1, 2016 Last Day to Register to Vote Tuesday, October 11, 2016 First Day of /Early Voting Monday, October 24, 2016 Last Day to Apply for Ballot by Mail (Received, not Postmarked) Friday, October 28, 2016 Last Day of Early Voting Friday, November 4, 2016 Election Day! Ballot by Mail Due Tuesday, November 8, 2016
Voting helps your community...I Vote for candidates who support education...Voting is power!...My vote is my voice...I vote because I love my family... Elections determine leaders and policies ... Special interests take control when you don't vote ... Democracy only works if we vote ... If you don't vote, don't complain!...I vote because this is my country too...
In the general election, citizens can vote for candidates of any party. The general election date is the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November
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Public transit systems in Austin, Corpus Christi, Dallas, Houston and San Antonio are planning to offer these services. Some taxi and other on-demand rideshare companies are going to present free rides. Rules and days of availability vary by location.
Please check with your transit system or company to find your Ride to the Polls.
For more information: Paul Silver worked with the Austin League to begin the movement to promote free rides in Texas. To find out more about the statewide effort to offer rides to the polls, and receive suggestions on connecting with your local providers, contact Paul at Pjsilver50@gmail.com.