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How To Vote In Texas 2020

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    Hey Texas! If you want to vote this year first you gotta be registered.
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    If you're a first time voter in Texas or you've moved since the last election
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    you'll need to fill out a registration form
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    and mail it to your voter registrar's office.
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    You can find a link in the description to
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    where you can fill out and print a registration form.
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    Just make sure you send it in before October 5th
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    if you want to vote in the general election in November.
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    Once your registration form is accepted
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    your county will mail you a voter certificate
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    letting you know that you're registered.
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    Now for the fun part: you get to vote.
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    If you're gonna be out of the county for the entire early voting period
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    and election day,
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    are sixty five or older,
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    or you're having ilness or disability
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    that prevents you from getting to the polls,
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    you have the option to vote absentee by mail.
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    You can use the link below to print an application to vote by mail
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    and send it in before October 23rd.
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    If that doesn't sound like you, you can still vote early.
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    Any registered voter can vote in person at an early vote location
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    from October 15th to the 30th.
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    Use the link below to look at locations and times
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    when you can vote earlier in your county.
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    If you don't plan to vote early, there's a link below to find out
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    where you should go to vote on November 3rd.
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    All polling locations are open from 7.00 am to 7.00 pm.
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    Whether you vote early or on election day you'll need to bring a photo ID.
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    Aceptable IDs include the driver's licence, passport, personal ID card, military ID,
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    citizenship certificate or Texas handgun licence.
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    If you can't get one of those,
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    you can sign a statement saying you don't have a required ID
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    and use another proof of address, like a utility bill, paycheck
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    or a bank statement with your name and address on it.
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    You can also go to the link in the description and
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    find a sample ballot,
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    so you can see everything you will be able to vote for
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    on election day.
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    You don't have to vote for everything on the ballot for it to count,
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    but those local elections are pretty important.
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    So this gives you a chance to research your candidates
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    and ballot measures ahead of time.
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    You can even print it out or take a screenshot
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    and take it to the polls with you
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    so you remember how you want to vote.
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    And one last thing: if you're gonna vote,
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    open up your notes app or grab a pen and paper and make a plan.
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    Write down when and how you're gonna register,
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    what time you're gonna vote, how you're gonna get there,
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    what ID you're gonna use,
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    even who you gonna bring to the polls with you.
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    Having a plan is a great way to make sure that nothing unexpected stops you
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    from voting on November 3rd.
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    All the links you need to get registered to figure out where you can vote
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    are below.
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    Thanks for being a voter!
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    How to vote in every state is produced by Complexity
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    in partnership with The MediaWise Voter Project,
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    which is led by The Poynter Institute and supported by Facebook.
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How To Vote In Texas 2020
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