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Voter's Edge CaliforniaGet ready to vote on Nov. 8 with Voter's Edge California! Enter your address, get your ballot, save your choices, and be ready to vote on Election Day.

Voter Information

Voter's Edge California

Voter's Edge: This is the next generation of the original LWV "SmartVoter" system. Like SmartVoter, you key in your address and zip code, see the contests on your ballot. Then click away and find information on candidates and ballot measures -- from the League and other nonpartisan sources. Archives of past elections available with election results. Go to Archives

See more information on elections in California: preparing to vote, voting (in person, by mail, if you've moved), voting rights, take a friend to vote, results of past elections, etc.

You can also find useful information about the current election, voting places, voter Pamphlet, sample Ballot, ... at the Santa Clara County Registrar of Voters site

Easy Voter Guide

The Easy Voter Guide provides new voters and busy voters with user-friendly nopartisan infomation about statewide elections. It covers state propositions and candidates for state and federal offices serving all of California. Click here to download the guide in different languages, or pick up a printed Easy Voter Guide from a public library in the month before a statewide election.

Register to Vote

Are you registered to vote? Do you want to change your party, your address, your name?

See information about registering to vote in California: deadlines, cost, requirements, how to register, political parties, registration drives, living overseas, etc.

November 8, 2016 General Election

Archives from prior elections