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Voter Information

How to register to vote? ...and more

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ELECTION NEWS

Precinct Party Caucus Day is TUESDAY, MARCH 4th!

In each even-numbered year, political parties hold their precinct caucus on the first Tuesday in March to begin the process of electing candidates to nominate in the up-coming election.

Registered voters of the same political party gather to select delegates to represent the precinct at the county assembly and committee officers to organize political activities for the precinct.

Need to find your Precinct number?
Go to http://jeffco.us/awiz/

Please contact the political party directly for caucus times and locations.

Political Party Information

POLITICAL PARTY CONTACT INFORMATION
Major Parties
American Constitution Party
1-877-vote-acp
http://www.americanconstitutionparty.com

Democratic Party
303-623-4762
http://www.coloradodems.org

Republican Party
303-758-3333
http://www.cologop.org

Minor Parties
Americans Elect Party
http://www.americanselect.org

Green Party
303-284-6792
http://www.coloradogreenparty.org

Libertarian Party
303-837-9393
http://lpcolorado.org

VOTER REGISTRATION NEWS

WHO CAN REGISTER AND WHEN
- 16 year olds can pre-register when they get Driver's Licenses, and become eligible upon turning 18

- Election Day registration is permitted

ELECTION NOTIFICATIONS
- Voters can sign-up to receive election and registration notifications by email

AUTOMATIC RECORD UPDATES
- Voters will remain "ACTIVE" UNLESS:
They MOVE out of the county or into the county without notifying the Clerk's Office

- Addresses NOW update within the county.

ANSWERS TO ELECTION QUESTIONS

ELECTION QUESTIONS?????
Where's my ballot? Drop-off locations? Voting Places?

VERIFY your voter registration
or call Jefferson County Clerk and Recorder's Office at 303-271-8111.

TRACK YOUR BALLOT

Where can I vote?
Voters may vote at any location within the county. No more precinct restrictions.
Voter Service and Polling Centers will replace precinct voting.
Five locations and all Motor Vehicle offices.
Voter Service and Polling Centers

What are the ballot issues?
BALLOT ISSUES EXPLAINED (Audio files, too!)

CAN'T FIND AN ANSWER
Contact your local County Clerk & Recorder's Office:
Jefferson County 303-271-8111
Adams County 720-523-6500
Arapahoe County 303-795-4511
Denver County 720-913-8683

Acceptable Forms of Identification When Voting

All voters who vote at the polls must provide identification. If you are voting by mail for the first time, you may also need to provide a photocopy of your identification.

Please note, a Social Security number (or last four digits) is not a legal form of identification for voting in person. Additionally, if any form of identification listed below shows your address, that address must be in the state of Colorado to be valid.

The following are acceptable forms of identification:

(a) A valid Colorado driver's license;

(b) A valid identification card issued by the Department of Revenue in accordance with the requirements of Part 3 of Article 2 of Title 42, C.R.S.;

(c) A valid U.S. passport;

(d) A valid employee identification card with a photograph of the eligible elector issued by any branch, department, agency, or entity of the United States government or of this state, or by any county, municipality, board, authority, or other political subdivision of this state;

(e) A valid pilot's license issued by the federal aviation administration or other authorized agency of the United States;

(f) A valid U.S. military identification card with a photograph of the eligible elector;

(g) A copy of a current utility bill, bank statement, government check, paycheck, or other government document that shows the name and address of the elector. For example: (I) A cable bill or telephone bill, (II) Documentation from a public institution of higher education in Colorado containing at least the name, date of birth, and legal residence address of the student elector, (III) A paycheck from a government institution or private company, (IV) A Certificate of Degree of Indian or Alaskan Native Blood, or (v) A valid identification card issued by a federally recognized tribal government certifying tribal membership.

(h) A valid Medicare or Medicaid card issued by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (formerly the United States Health Care Financing Administration);

(i) A certified copy of a U.S. birth certificate for the elector issued in the United States;

(j) Certified documentation of naturalization; or

(k) A valid student identification card with a photograph of the eligible elector issued by an institute of higher education in Colorado, as defined in section 23-3.1-102(5), C.R.S.

Section 1-1-104(19.5), C.R.S.; Colorado Secretary of State Election Rule 30.1.6.

Revised 12/08/09