Election Protection

Last updated on May 20, 2019

Here are the basics:

  1. Keep your place in line. The lines may be long, but as long as you are in line when the polls close, you will be allowed to cast your ballot. If you leave the line, you may not be able to vote.
  2. Do everything you can to vote a regular ballot. Cast a provisional ballot only if you have no other option. In many states if you cast a provisional ballot at the wrong polling location it will not be counted.

If you experience any of the following, report it to Election Protection (866-687-8683) immediately:

If you are told you are not on the voter roll:

If you are being turned away from voting for not having the proper ID:

If you cast a provisional ballot: