Vote Blue

general Election Day is

november 3, 2020

Critical dates

Oct. 16th Last Day to register by mail or online. Mail applications must be postmarked by this day. Online registrations must be completed by 4 pm MST

Oct. 23rd 5 pm MST Last Day to register to vote in person at the Scotts Bluff County Election Office

preparing to vote

Register to vote or change to Democratic Party online here.

Find your polling location here (we encourage all voters to vote from home).

Know your democrats before voting, view here.

EARLY VOTING BALLOT and Vote-by-Mail APPLICATION DEADLINES

You need to apply to vote by mail. Voting by mail is easy and allows you to avoid lines and bad weather.

July 6th First day to request a Vote-by-Mail Ballot

Sept. 28th First day that Vote-by-Mail ballots can be sent to you

Oct. 23 by 5 pm MST Last Day that Vote-By-Mail applications are accepted at the Scotts Bluff County Election Office

EARLY VOTING (including Vote-by-Mail) BALLOT RETURN DEADLINES

Oct. 5: First Day to vote early at the Scotts Bluff County Election Office

Nov. 2: Last Day to vote early at the Scotts Bluff County Election Office

Nov. 3: Election day.

NEBRASKANS LIVING WITH DISABILITIES

From the NE SOS office: “Voters with disabilities can use the accessible ballot marking device to vote early by scheduling an appointment with the Scotts Bluff County Election Office.” All county election offices are closed to the public, so you must call ahead to schedule an appointment.


FORMERLY INCARCERATED NEBRASKANS

Nebraska law ensures that people who have served time can have their right to vote restored after a two-year period following the successful completion of their sentence, including probation.

You can read all the background on voting rights for formerly incarcerated people here.


PROBLEMS

If you experience any problems on election day you can call Civic Nebraska’s voter protection hotline.

In English: (402) 904-5191

En Español: 1-888-839-8682