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Adelphi Votes



There are many organizations that work to engage citizens in voting. Below are a few you might find useful as you consider candidates in national, state and local elections.
  • Brennan Center for Justice is a non-partisan public policy and law institute that focuses on the fundamental issues of democracy and justice.
  • Ballotpedia has a comprehensive list to find out if you need to bring an ID to the polling location.
  • Campus Vote Project works with universities, community colleges, faculty, students and election officials to reduce barriers to student voting. Their goal is to help campuses institutionalize reforms that empower students with the information they need to register and vote. 
  • Can I Vote lets you check your voter registration status on this nonpartisan site created by state election officials to help eligible voters figure out how and where to go vote.
  • can provide registration forms and absentee ballots for all 50 states. For out-of-state residents: please be sure to take note of the deadline in your respective state.
  • provides information of how to register to vote.
  • Election Assistance Committee (EAC) is a resource for voters and maintains the National Voter Registration form, for voter registration or to update registration information.
  • icitizen is a free civic engagement app for your device.
  • Inside With is a resource for voters to help identify issues that matter and to what extent , and then guide decisions about which candidate best reflects their viewpoint.
  • New York State Board of Elections includes election law, voting information, election ballots, official election results, district maps, and absentee ballot information.
  • New York Times has a comprehensive list of the primary dates in each state.
  • Rock the Vote fuses pop culture, politics and technology to mobilize the youth vote, protect voting rights, and advocate for an effective electoral process and voting system.
  • Student Voting Guide encourages college-aged students to vote and includes an informative guide with complete information about the voting in an election.
  • The Wall Street Journal is a global news organization that provides leading news, information, commentary and analysis. Published by Dow Jones, The Wall Street Journal engages readers across print, digital, mobile, social, and video.
  • Your Vote Your Voice supports and enhances civic engagement activities such as voter education and registration, offers a suite of voter services designed to make it easier for all American citizens to register and vote in state and federal elections.

Find media coverage on election issues:


For further information, please contact:

Kathleen Watchorn
Coordinator of Adelphi Votes

Nexus Building, Room 305

p – 516.877.3660
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