Voting & COVID-19

If you will be voting in-person at your polling place, please review the CDC's Recommendations on Protecting Yourself and Your Family.
The COVID-19/Coronavirus situation is unfolding quickly and there are changes daily so please check back in with Vote.org or your state site frequently.
StateCOVID-19 Information

Alabama

Alabama COVID-19 Election Information:

Vote.org Alabama Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

Alabama's State Elections Website

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Alaska

Alaska COVID-19 Election Information:

Vote.org Alaska Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

Alaska's State Elections Website

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Arizona

Vote.org Arizona Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

Arizona's State Elections Website

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Arkansas

Arkansas COVID-19 Election Information:

Vote.org Arkansas Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

Arkansas's State Elections Website

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California

California COVID-19 Election Information:

  • For the November 3 General Election, every registered voter will receive a ballot in the mail by executive order
  • News Releases, Office of Public Affairs, California Department of Public Health

Vote.org California Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

California's State Elections Website

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Colorado

Colorado COVID-19 Election Information:

Vote.org Colorado Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

Colorado's State Elections Website

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Connecticut

Connecticut COVID-19 Election Information:

Vote.org Connecticut Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

Connecticut's State Elections Website

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Delaware

Delaware COVID-19 Election Information:

  • The Presidential Primary Election previously scheduled for June 2 (originally April 28) has been postponed to July 7 by executive order
    • All registered voters can request an absentee ballot using the qualification "sick or physically disabled"
  • 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), Delaware Health and Social Services

Vote.org Delaware Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

Delaware's State Elections Website

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District of Columbia

District of Columbia COVID-19 Election Information:

Vote.org District of Columbia Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

District of Columbia's Elections Website

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Florida

Florida COVID-19 Election Information:

Vote.org Florida Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

Florida's State Elections Website

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Georgia

Georgia COVID-19 Election Information:

Vote.org Georgia Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

Georgia's State Elections Website

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Hawaii

Hawaii COVID-19 Election Information:

Vote.org Hawaii Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

Hawaii's State Elections Website

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Idaho

Vote.org Idaho Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

Idaho's State Elections Website

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Illinois

Illinois COVID-19 Election Information:

Vote.org Illinois Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

Illinois's State Elections Website

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Indiana

Indiana COVID-19 Election Information:

Vote.org Indiana Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

Indiana's State Elections Website

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Iowa

Iowa COVID-19 Election Information:

Vote.org Iowa Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

Iowa's State Elections Website

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Kansas

Kansas COVID-19 Election Information:

Vote.org Kansas Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

Kansas's State Elections Website

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Kentucky

Kentucky COVID-19 Election Information:

  • The Governor issued an Executive Order recommending that all Kentucky voters should vote using an absentee ballot for the upcoming election on June 23
  • Elections originally scheduled for May 19 has been postponed to June 23 by an Executive Order of the Governor
  • COVID-19, Department for Public Health, Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Human Services

Vote.org Kentucky Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

Kentucky's State Elections Website

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Louisiana

Louisiana COVID-19 Election Information:

  • The Governor issued a proclamation on April 14 postponing upcoming elections:
    • The June 20 primary election has been postponed to July 11
    • The July 25 election has been postponed to August 15
  • Coronavirus (COVID-19), Louisiana Office of Public Health

Vote.org Louisiana Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

Louisiana's State Elections Website

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Maine

Maine COVID-19 Election Information:

  • The Primary Election previously scheduled for June 9 has been postponed to July 14 by an executive order from the Governor
    • Applications for absentee ballots for the July 14 election may be made in writing or in person up to and including the day of the election
  • Novel Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19), Center for Disease Control & Prevention, Maine Department of Health and Human Services

Vote.org Maine Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

Maine's State Elections Website

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Maryland

Maryland COVID-19 Election Information:

Vote.org Maryland Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

Maryland's State Elections Website

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Massachusetts

Massachusetts COVID-19 Election Information:

Vote.org Massachusetts Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

Massachusetts's State Elections Website

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Michigan

Michigan COVID-19 Election Information:

Vote.org Michigan Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

Michigan's State Elections Website

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Minnesota

Minnesota COVID-19 Election Information:

Vote.org Minnesota Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

Minnesota's State Elections Website

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Mississippi

Mississippi COVID-19 Election Information:

Vote.org Mississippi Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

Mississippi's State Elections Website

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Missouri

Missouri COVID-19 Election Information:

  • For all 2020 elections, any registered Missouri voter can apply for a mail-in ballot and vote by mail. Note: Generally Missouri mail-in ballot voters will be required to submit a notarized statement with their ballot; however in limited instances, including for voters who have contracted or are at-risk of contracting COVID-19 because of specific health concerns, a voter may cast a mail-in ballot without notarization.
  • For mail-in ballot applications where the individual is a new resident, intrastate new resident, or interstate former resident, the application must be signed in the presence of a notary
  • More details are available on the Missouri Secretary of State website
  • COVID-19 Outbreak, Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services

Vote.org Missouri Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

Missouri's State Elections Website

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Montana

Montana COVID-19 Election Information:

Vote.org Montana Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

Montana's State Elections Website

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Nebraska

Nebraska COVID-19 Election Information:

Vote.org Nebraska Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

Nebraska's State Elections Website

Request an absentee ballot from Nebraska »

Nevada

Nevada COVID-19 Election Information:

Vote.org Nevada Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

Nevada's State Elections Website

Request an absentee ballot from Nevada »

New Hampshire

New Hampshire COVID-19 Election Information:

Vote.org New Hampshire Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

New Hampshire's State Elections Website

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New Jersey

New Jersey COVID-19 Election Information:

Vote.org New Jersey Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

New Jersey's State Elections Website

Request an absentee ballot from New Jersey »

New Mexico

New Mexico COVID-19 Election Information:

Vote.org New Mexico Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

New Mexico's State Elections Website

Request an absentee ballot from New Mexico »

New York

New York COVID-19 Election Information:

  • Elections scheduled for June 23, 2020 have not been cancelled: the Democratic Presidential Primary, State and Federal Primaries, and the Special Election for Congressional District 27 will take place
    • All eligible voters can vote absentee as "temporary illness" has been expanded to include the potential to contract COVID-19 for elections through June 23, 2020 by an executive order
    • All voters eligible to vote in the remaining June 23 elections will be automatically mailed an absentee ballot application per an additional executive order
  • Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), New York State Department of Health

Vote.org New York Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

New York's State Elections Website

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North Carolina

North Carolina COVID-19 Election Information:

  • The 11th District Republican Primary Runoff previously scheduled for May 12 has been postponed to June 23 through an Executive Order by the Executive Director of the State Board of Elections, March 20, 2020
  • Statement on COVID-19 Response, North Carolina State Board of Elections

Vote.org North Carolina Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

North Carolina's State Elections Website

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North Dakota

North Dakota COVID-19 Election Information:

Vote.org North Dakota Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

North Dakota's State Elections Website

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Ohio

Ohio COVID-19 Election Information:

Vote.org Ohio Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

Ohio's State Elections Website

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Oklahoma

Oklahoma COVID-19 Election Information:

Vote.org Oklahoma Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

Oklahoma's State Elections Website

Request an absentee ballot from Oklahoma »

Oregon

Oregon COVID-19 Election Information:

Vote.org Oregon Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

Oregon's State Elections Website

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Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania COVID-19 Election Information:

Vote.org Pennsylvania Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

Pennsylvania's State Elections Website

Request an absentee ballot from Pennsylvania »

Rhode Island

Rhode Island COVID-19 Election Information:

Vote.org Rhode Island Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

Rhode Island's State Elections Website

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South Carolina

Vote.org South Carolina Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

South Carolina's State Elections Website

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South Dakota

South Dakota COVID-19 Election Information:

Vote.org South Dakota Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

South Dakota's State Elections Website

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Tennessee

Tennessee COVID-19 Election Information:

  • Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19), Tennessee Department of Health
  • If a registered Tennessee voter does not wish to vote in-person due to COVID-19, the voter can apply for an absentee ballot by mail and vote by mail.

Vote.org Tennessee Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

Tennessee's State Elections Website

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Texas

Texas COVID-19 Election Information:

Vote.org Texas Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

Texas's State Elections Website

Request an absentee ballot from Texas »

Utah

Utah COVID-19 Election Information:

Vote.org Utah Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

Utah's State Elections Website

Request an absentee ballot from Utah »

Vermont

Vermont COVID-19 Election Information:

Vote.org Vermont Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

Vermont's State Elections Website

Request an absentee ballot from Vermont »

Virginia

Virginia COVID-19 Election Information:

  • The Primary Election previously scheduled for June 9 has been postponed until June 23 in an announcement by the Governor
  • The Virginia Department of Elections has clarified on their absentee voting page that concerns around COVID-19 count as a reason to request an absentee ballot for the May and June elections
    • Voters should cite reason "2A - My disability or illness"
  • Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), Virginia Department of Health

Vote.org Virginia Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

Virginia's State Elections Website

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Washington

Washington COVID-19 Election Information:

Vote.org Washington Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

Washington's State Elections Website

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West Virginia

West Virginia COVID-19 Election Information:

  • The Primary Election originally scheduled for May 12 has been postponed to June 9 by an executive order of the Governor.
    • All voters who do not wish to vote in person due to the COVID-19 pandemic are eligible to vote by mail following an announcement from the Secretary of State.
    • Absentee ballots must be postmarked by June 9 but should be sent as early as possible.
    • Early in-person voting and in-person voting on Election Day will still take place.
  • Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), West Virginia Department of Health and Human Services

Vote.org West Virginia Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

West Virginia's State Elections Website

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Wisconsin

Wisconsin COVID-19 Election Information:

Vote.org Wisconsin Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

Wisconsin's State Elections Website

Request an absentee ballot from Wisconsin »

Wyoming

Wyoming COVID-19 Election Information:

Vote.org Wyoming Election Center: information and deadlines for absentee voting, early voting, and election day

Wyoming's State Elections Website

Request an absentee ballot from Wyoming »