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Early voting starts Monday, October 15 for Advanced (Absentee In-Person) voting and ends Nov. 2nd.

October 27 is when Saturday voting starts in Georgia.

Voters should contact their local board of elections office or registrar’s office on details about where they can cast their early voting ballots. Some local offices may have early voting on Monday, Nov. 5th and some may close in preparation for Election Day on Nov. 6th.

On Nov 6th, voters are required to vote at their assigned local polling location. To check your registration status and local polling location, please click on the Georgia MyVoterPage.

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Georgians will be voting for Governor, Lt. Governor, other State Constitutional Officers, U.S. Congress, and other state and local elections. In addition, Georgians will be voting on several State Constitutional Amendments – see below.

Below are key election dates:

October 15, 2018 Advanced (Absentee In-Person) Voting begins for the November General Election. O.C.G.A. § 21-2-385(d)(1)
October 27, 2018 Mandatory Saturday Voting for the November General Election O.C.G.A. § 21-2-385(d)(1)
November 2, 2018

Last day for a registrar to issue or mail absentee ballots for the November General/Special Election O.C.G.A. § 21-2-384(a)(2)

As soon as possible Absentee ballots shall be mailed out as soon as possible prior to the General Election Runoff for Local and State Offices. O.C.G.A. § 21-2-384(a) – Advanced (In-Person) Voting begins for the General Election Runoff for Local and State Offices. O.C.G.A. § 21-2-385(d)(1)

November 6, 2018

Date of November General/Special Election. O.C.G.A. §§ 21-2-9 & 21-2-540(c)(1)(A)
December 10, 2018 Last day for a person to register and be eligible to vote in the General Election Runoff for Federal Races.

 

Below is the ballot language for Georgia’s Constitutional Amendments:

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Related article provided by AllOnGeorgia on the Constitutional Amendments –

BREAKDOWN: The 5 Constitutional Amendments on the November 2018 Ballot

 

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Jeremy Spencer
Jeremy Spencer grew up in rural South Georgia and has served as a healthcare provider, high school science teacher, school administrator, and state education official. Jeremy is currently the market and content manager for All on Georgia-Camden and Glynn Counties. Jeremy’s focus is local news, statewide education issues, and statewide political commentary for the All on Georgia News Network. Jeremy has served as an education policy analyst for local legislators and state education leaders as well as a campaign strategist for local and statewide political campaigns. Jeremy holds degrees in science and education from the University of Georgia, Piedmont College, and Valdosta State University. Jeremy has lived in Camden County for over 17 years.

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