"We need to participate for the common good. Sometimes we hear: a good Catholic is not interested in politics. This is not true: good Catholics immerse themselves in politics by offering the best of themselves so that the leader can govern." - Pope Francis
As faithful citizens, we are called to make informed voting decisions based on a clear understanding of our faith and a deep appreciation of life, the common good, solidarity, care for the poor and the other principles of faith and morals that are to guide our life.
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Dates listed below are the last possible opportunities to register and vote. If you can vote early, do. You’ll be doing your part to help the whole system run more smoothly.
Deadline is Monday, October 19
If you miss it, you can register in person through Election Day. Register online
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Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Tuesday, November 3
You do not need to bring an ID. (ID rules may vary for absentee ballots and first-time voters.)