Want To Vote? You Must Register Today

The deadline to register to vote in time for the June primary is Monday.

By Chris Roberts
|  Monday, May 21, 2012  |  Updated 11:55 AM PDT
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Want To Vote? You Must Register Today

Big issues are at stake next month in California's primary election.

Don't you want to count? Then you'd better vote! And to do that, you need to register -- and if you've moved addresses or changed party affiliations, you need to re-register, according to reports.

To register, you need to fill out a registration card and mail it in. Voter registration cards are available at county election offices, U.S. post offices and the Department of Motor Vehicles, or at www.sos.ca.gov/nvrc/fedform.

"They must be signed and submitted in person or by mail," the San Jose Mercury News reported. "A mailed registration card postmarked today will satisfy the deadline."

Alameda County: www.acgov.org/rov

Santa Clara County: www.sccgov.org/sites/rov

San Mateo County: www.shapethefuture.org

San Francisco County: www.sfelections.org

 

There's one exception to this rule, however: newly-sworn Unites States citizens may register and vote at the polls. Welcome to our democracy, fellas.

The election is Tuesday, June 5.

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