How do I register? Where do I vote? To register to vote, visit your state’s Election Board website or go to Vote.gov and follow the instructions provided, bearing in mind the registration deadlines to ensure your eligibility to vote in upcoming elections. Deadlines are in place to allow processing of voter data in time for Election Day. Although some states offer same-day voter registration, it is uncommon and raises concerns about potential fraud. After registering, you should receive a voter ID card or a confirmation letter by mail. It’s advisable to contact your county clerk or election board closer to Election Day to confirm your polling location, as it can sometimes change due to various reasons, including resource limitations.