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2021 Kaiserslautern Chapter Elections

Kaiserslautern will be holding elections for chapter offices on February 27.   Click here for the details.


Georgia January runoff elections for two Senate seats that will decide control of the Senate.

Calling all Georgia voters!! 

  • Didn’t register this year? Take action now. Registration deadline is Dec 7.  www.votefromabroad.org
    • Even if you didn’t vote this year. Even if you turn 18 Jan 5. Even if your last GA residence is now a commercial zone. Email your registration in asap, don’t wait.

More clarifications

  • Voters who requested their ballot this year don't have to re-request it unless they want to change how they receive their ballot (for example, to change to receive the ballot by email).
  • GA voters can use an FWAB now. Details on how to vote it correctly for two US senate races are on the way.  
  • Voters can use express courier to send their ballots back by Jan 5.
  • The USPS is expected to be massively overloaded in Dec due to the holidays, limited airline services, and fewer people hand delivering packages. We suggest voters use postal mail in Nov, express courier in December. 

Georgia will hold January runoff elections for two Senate seats that will decide control of the Senate.

Calling all Georgia voters!! 

  • Didn’t register this year? Take action now. Registration deadline is Dec 7.  www.votefromabroad.org
    • Even if you didn’t vote this year. Even if you turn 18 Jan 5. Even if your last GA residence is now a commercial zone. Email your registration in asap, don’t wait.

More clarifications

  • Voters who requested their ballot this year don't have to re-request it unless they want to change how they receive their ballot (for example, to change to receive the ballot by email).
  • GA voters can use an FWAB now. Details on how to vote it correctly for two US senate races are on the way.  
  • Voters can use express courier to send their ballots back by Jan 5.
  • The USPS is expected to be massively overloaded in Dec due to the holidays, limited airline services, and fewer people hand delivering packages. We suggest voters use postal mail in Nov, express courier in December. 

Georgia will hold January runoff elections for two Senate seats that will decide control of the Senate. We

Calling all Georgia voters!! 

  • Didn’t register this year? Take action now. Registration deadline is Dec 7.  www.votefromabroad.org
    • Even if you didn’t vote this year. Even if you turn 18 Jan 5. Even if your last GA residence is now a commercial zone. Email your registration in asap, don’t wait.

More clarifications

  • Voters who requested their ballot this year don't have to re-request it unless they want to change how they receive their ballot (for example, to change to receive the ballot by email).
  • GA voters can use an FWAB now. Details on how to vote it correctly for two US senate races are on the way.  
  • Voters can use express courier to send their ballots back by Jan 5.
  • The USPS is expected to be massively overloaded in Dec due to the holidays, limited airline services, and fewer people hand delivering packages. We suggest voters use postal mail in Nov, express courier in December. 

Georgia will hold January runoff elections for two Senate seats that will decide control of the Senate. We need your help!

Calling all Georgia voters!! 

  • Didn’t register this year? Take action now. Registration deadline is Dec 7.  www.votefromabroad.org
    • Even if you didn’t vote this year. Even if you turn 18 Jan 5. Even if your last GA residence is now a commercial zone. Email your registration in asap, don’t wait.

More clarifications

  • Voters who requested their ballot this year don't have to re-request it unless they want to change how they receive their ballot (for example, to change to receive the ballot by email).
  • GA voters can use an FWAB now. Details on how to vote it correctly for two US senate races are on the way.  
  • Voters can use express courier to send their ballots back by Jan 5.
  • The USPS is expected to be massively overloaded in Dec due to the holidays, limited airline services, and fewer people hand delivering packages. We suggest voters use postal mail in Nov, express courier in December. 


Absentee Voting Week September 27-October 4, 2020

Absentee Voting Week is September 27-October 4 

It’s  easy with www.votefromabroad.org

Spread the word to your friends, family, and colleagues that now is the time to take action to vote from overseas.  Post on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, or other social media that you are voting from abroad when you drop off or mail your completed ballot. 

Your Vote Counts
Many U.S. elections within the past ten years have been decided by a margin of victory of less than 0.1%.  All states are required to count every absentee ballot as long as it is valid and reaches local election officials by the absentee ballot receipt deadline (differs by state).  

 


VOTER RALLY DAY - NOVEMBER IS NOW RALLY THE VOTE: TRIBUTE TO RBG #NOVEMBERISNOW

Democrats Abroad invites you to join us in a special voter rally, and tribute to Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Sept 21, 4:30 pm to 8 pm Germany (10:30am to 2pm Eastern).  Learn about GOTV, outreach and ballot protection plans, what to look for in the final stretch of the campaign and opportunities to participate. We'll also host a special zoom room for voter questions. You can talk 1 to 1 with a voter assistance volunteer about your voter questions.Remember: Overseas voters who requested to receive their ballots by email (as we encourage all to do!) should receive yours by Sept 19 (though you can still request it after this date at votefromabroad.org). Join us with your questions.


A Conversation with Ambassador John Emerson and Kimberly Marteau Emerson

Sunday, September 20, 2020 at 06:00 PM Berlin Time 

Online (Login Info Sent Before Event) in Online, Germany

On Sunday, September 20 at 6:00pm CEST, John Emerson, former U.S. Ambassador to Germany (2013-2017), and Kimberly Marteau Emerson will join Democrats Abroad to discuss the current election and what a Biden-Harris victory would mean for German-American relations. 


State Voting Guide

State Voting Guide    
www.votefromabroad.org/states

Look up your state’s primary and general election deadlines, as well as its submission rules,                                         

find your local election officials, and stay on top of voting in this year’s elections.