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公民参与积极性

Scripps College students take their commitment to civic engagement seriously. 年复一年, the number of voting-eligible students who registered and ultimately voted outpaces the national average by significant margins. Our voting rate (percentage of eligible students who voted) in the 2020 national election was 86.6%. This is more than 20 points higher than the national average of 66%. XPJ9棋牌中心的意思是业务. Read on and find out how you can be part of the action, whether through voting or engaging with the issues and 候选人s that matter to you.

注册

Voting registration is handled by the individual 状态s, usually by the Secretary of State’s office. Processes and deadlines vary; some 状态s allow online registration and others do not. Make sure you are following the correct process for your 状态. Below are examples of websites that consolidate registration and voting information and help streamline the process. (Inclusion does not imply endorsement by the College. Always exercise caution when asked to disclose personal identifying information.)

Turbo投票 makes it easy to register and request 缺席 ballots by keeping track of voter registration, 缺席, 还有50个州的邮件投票规则. Turbo投票会给你发短信 & email reminders about registration deadlines, upcoming elections & 在投票.

投票.org 最大的501(c)(3)是非营利的吗, nonpartisan voting registration and get-out-the-vote (GOTV) technology platform in America. 它已经注册了4个以上.500万新选民,已证实.500万选民的登记状态, and has helped over 39 million website users by providing registration links and deadlines, 轮询位置的细节, and other essential voting information for each 状态.

前的民意调查

做一个 投票的计划! Creating a voting plan gives you the opportunity to identify any barriers that may prevent you from voting. Questions such as:  What time will  you be voting? 邮寄投票是一种选择吗? 你要去投票吗? 你怎么去那儿? 你有投票所需的文件吗? 查看XPJ9棋牌中心的指南(以上)了解更多信息.

去投票  is a voter lookup tool that helps voters identify 在投票 or return their ballot, 他们的选票上有什么, and how to contact their 状态 and local election officials by simply entering their address.

其他资源

岩石在投票 is a nonpartisan nonprofit dedicated to building the political power of young people. 岩石在投票 draws on decades of experience to deploy the most effective and impactful messages, 战术, and technology to uplift and empower the largest, 美国最多元化的一代.S. 历史. 的y do this while also pioneering innovative ways to make democratic participation more accessible and defending young people’s right to vote.

Ballottrax notifies you when your mail-in ballot is received as well as notifies you if there is a discrepancy. Not available for every county in the US; check availability where you live and vote.

选举官员页面查找 allows you to search your 状态 and region to find more information on your local election officials.

选举官员的推特关注名单 helps you find the twitters of election officials so you can see what they’ve been talking about.

选举的保护 allows you to text or call 1-866-OUR-VOTE or tweet @866OURVOTE if you experience issues while voting.

比萨的民意调查 allows you to get a free pizza delivered to the polling place for you and your line buddies if there are long lines. 只需要提交一张照片!

你注册了——太棒了! Put your vote to best use by learning as much as you can about the 候选人s and issues on the ballot.

Ballotpedia is an online nonprofit and nonpartisan organization that covers American federal, 状态, 还有地方选举和政治. 的 goal of Ballotpedia is to inform people about politics with accurate and objective information on political 候选人s.

打破偏见泡沫 Our vote is most effective when we’re confident that the person or issue on the ballot reflects our values. 然而,当一个y given source of information may contain bias, how do we know when we’re seeing truth? Here are some steps you can take to filter the facts from the bias.

皮尤研究中心 皮尤研究中心 is a nonpartisan fact tank that informs the public about the issues, 塑造世界的态度和趋势. 它进行民意调查, 人口研究, media content analysis and other empirical social science research.

Find out how to become a poll worker in your area through WorkElections.com.  (你甚至可能得到报酬!)

志愿者与 当XPJ9棋牌中心都投票时.org, 一个非营利性的, nonpartisan organization working to increase participation in every election and close the race and age voting gap.

你也可以做志愿者 选举的保护 to help make sure everyone stays safe while voting. 的y have both online and in person opportunities.

Find out where you can volunteer, donate, and get involved where you’re needed most at 投票SaveAmerica.com

Put your talents to work supporting a 候选人 or issue in your local community. 政党搜索, 候选人, 全民公投, 投票, or cause that you care about and look for volunteer information.

Laspa 中心发起了公民参与 倡议 in Fall 2019 as a nonpartisan program to educate students about voter rights and electoral processes, empower students to be civically engaged, and equip students to become leaders in public policy. 的 Laspa Center views civic engagement as a form of leadership because it promotes engagement from the community and allows those who participate to educate and empower others.