It's election season! Are you ready? With just a few clicks, we'll walk through voter registration, key election dates, and all the documents you'll need. Best of all, you can share this info with your friends and neighbors. Make sure that your vote counts!
1. KNOW THE DATES
Primary Election: Washington's primary election is on August 7, 2018.
General Election: The general election is on November 6, 2018.
2. REGISTER TO VOTE
Registration Status: Not sure you're registered? This handy widget will tell you whether you're on the voter rolls.
Democratic Primary: Check out this Ballotpedia entry for a comprehensive overview of the Democratic primaries, who's on your ballot, and what each candidate stands for.
Republican Primary: Check out this Ballotpedia entry for a comprehensive overview of the Republican primaries, who's on your ballot, and what each candidate stands for.
6. BALLOT MEASURES FOR YOUR APPROVAL
Ballot Measure #1: Initiative 1639 — Raises the age to buy assault rifles and to 21 and requires a 10-day wait
Ballot Measure #2: Initiative 940 — Reduces the burden of proof to prosecute police officers
Ballot Measure #3: Initiative 1631 — Enacts a carbon emissions fee of $15 per metric ton of carbon beginning on January 1, 2020, and increases that fee by $2 annually until Washington’s greenhouse gas reduction goals are met
Ballot Measure #4: Initiative 1634 — Prohibits local governments from imposing any new tax, fee, or other assessment on groceries on or after January 15, 2018
7. HAVING TROUBLE? GET IN TOUCH
Phone Number: The Washington Official Election Center can be reached at (800) 448-4881.
Email Address: Its email is email@example.com.
8. NEED TO REGISTER?
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