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Michigan! You’re one of the states that will decide who gets to be president. You also have an extremely important Senate race this year, and you're shaped like a mitten. The trifecta! All important reasons to get to the polls in one of the many great cars you're known to produce. Here's all the info you need to vote this year.

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Key Dates

Feb 24

Primary Election Voter Registration Deadline (Online/By Mail))

Mar 10

Presidential Primary Election

Aug 4

State Election Primary Date

Oct 20

General Election Registration Deadline

Nov 3

General Election

Michigan Voter Guide

  • How do I register to vote?

    We're working with Vote.org to make this as easy as possible for you, so don't fuck it up.

    Register here
  • Can I register at the voting booth?

    Yes! But why wait? Do it now. Do it do it do it dooo itdoitdoitdoit.

    Register here
  • This is my home state, but I won't be home for this election. Can I still vote here?

    Yes, in fact Michigan just passed a law that lets you request an absentee ballot no matter where you are! Your deadline to request a ballot to vote in your primary is March 6 and returned March 10. Request your ballot below.

    Request here
  • Can I vote without leaving my house?

    Yes, if you request an absentee ballot! All registered voters can do so without providing a reason, thanks to a law that passed in 2018. Your deadline to request a ballot to vote in your primary is March 6 and returned March 10. Request one below.

    Request Here
  • Can I vote early? (primary)

    In-person absentee voting is available, but dates vary by locality. Contact your local elections office.

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  • Do I need an ID?

    Yes, yes you do. A current driver's license, or state/federal government ID, a U.S. passport, a military ID, a student ID card, a tribal ID all work. Get the details from VoteRiders below.

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  • Get your absentee ballot here!

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  • Need to show Voter ID? Not sure what kind? Get the specifics in your state here.

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