Are you registered to vote?

Posted at 2:46 PM, Sep 22, 2015
and last updated 2015-09-22 14:46:33-04

CINCINNATI -- Are you registered to vote?

Tuesday is National Voter Registration Day, so here's an easy guide to see where and how you can register to vote.

Election Protection and Rock the Vote are two user-friendly, non-partisan online resources for help make voter registration quick and easy.

Election Protection also mans a hotline to respond to voting questions and take reports of voting issues from all across the country. Call the hotline at 1-866-OUR-VOTE (1-866-687-8683).

Knowing the rules for voting, candidates and issues, hours of operation for precincts and what forms of identification you need to vote on Nov. 3.

Election Protection officials said they aim to assist all eligible voters to get prepared to vote. Helpful tips, reminders and action steps include:

  • Know your registration deadline -- Visit Election Protection’s state pages
  • Verify your registration status by calling 1-866-OUR-VOTE
  • Encourage your social media contacts, friends and family to register to vote or update their registration if they have moved or changed their name since the last election
  • Get Election Protection’s free smartphone app