Voting and elections
Find answers to common questions about voting in the United States.
Learn how and when to register to vote, get a voter card, or change your voter registration.
How, where, and when to vote
See how to vote absentee, early, or on Election Day. Learn about voter IDs and who you can vote for.
Decide who to vote for
Learn how to make informed choices by using voter guides and sample ballots to research candidates.
State and local election offices
Find and contact your state or local election office for help with voting.
Congressional, state, and local elections
Congressional elections take place every two years. A variety of state and local elections happen every year. Learn about upcoming elections near you.
Voting and election laws
Find answers to common questions about voting rules and rights in the United States.
Presidential election process
Learn about the presidential election process, including the Electoral College, caucuses and primaries, and the national conventions.
Inauguration of the president of the United States
Inauguration Day is the day when the president-elect and vice-president-elect are sworn in and take office.
Results of past elections
Find the results of past federal elections from several government sources.
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