U.S. Elections and Politics
The United States presidential election will be held on Tuesday, November 3, 2020. In addition to candidates for U.S. president and vice president, the Pennsylvania ballot includes candidates for the U.S. House of Representatives, the PA State Senate and PA House of Representatives, and other statewide and local offices. All registered voters are eligible to vote on November 3.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many voters will cast their ballots by mail. Voting by mail is a safe and secure option for PA voters. Mail-in ballots can be requested without the need to provide a reason at the time of your application.
The last day to register to vote is October 19, 2020. The last day to apply for a mail-in ballot is October 27.
Who is on the ballot and what are the policies they stand for? What is your plan for voting? Why is voting so important for democracy? And what can you do in addition to voting? Read on for U.S. Election and Political resources relating to the upcoming election.