Same-Day Registration Maine has Same-Day Registration on March 3
Maine Primary: March 3, 2020
Don't forget about the March 8th Caucus!
It's still very early in the election season, and dates often change. Please sign up below for Voter Alerts in Maine and we'll send you an email if the dates change!
Maine has closed primaries — Mainers must register as democrat to vote for Bernie!
Maine does not have online registration, but you can fill out a registration form to print and mail in.
For more information, see Maine voting.
Maine has Same-Day Registration which allows you to register to vote at the primaries on March 3, 2020
Not sure if you are registered, or what you're registered as? Check your current registration status online.
Vote on Tuesday, March 3rd, 2020, from 6:00AM – 8:00PM (Depending on size of town pools may open anywhere between 6:00AM – 10:00AM)
Find your polling place here: https://www1.maine.gov/portal/government/edemocracy/voter_lookup.php
You can register to vote at your town office or city hall, through any Motor Vehicle branch office, in most state & federal social service agencies, or at voter registration drives.
Completed voter registration cards may be hand delivered or mailed to your town office or city hall, or sent to the Secretary of State’s Office in Augusta.
There is no cut-off date for registering to vote in person at your town office or city hall.
Check out the official Maine Voting Guide here:
Voter Rights in Maine: https://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/elec/voter-info/right.html
If I am registered to vote in Maine, I can vote. I do not need to show ID to get a ballot.
If I am not registered to vote, I can register on Election Day and vote. (I must register in person and must show ID and proof of where I live.)
No laws require companies to give workers time off to vote.
Vote Early in Maine! Mainers can vote in-person before election day! If you'll be out of town on March 3 or simply find it more convenient, vote early!
Early voting in Maine begins December 3 and ends on February 27.
Request an absentee ballot online here: https://www1.maine.gov/cgi-bin/online/AbsenteeBallot/online-form.pl
You can request an absentee ballot as early as 12/3/19
You may still vote in Maine's primaries if you will be 18 years old by November 3, 2020.
If you are a college student not living in your home state, you can vote for Bernie in either your home state or in the state in which you are attending school!
If you are a Military Voter or a US Citizen living abroad, you are able to request a ballot here to vote for Bernie.
Willing to go the extra mile to help Bernie get elected? We need 2,373 Bernie supporters to become a Delegate, travel to Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and cast their vote for Bernie Sanders at the Democratic National Convention. Interested?How to become a delegate in Maine
Maine has 32 delegates
Superdelegates: Gov. Janet Mills, Sen.Angus S. King Jr., Rep. Jared Golden, Rep. Chellie Pingree, Diane M. Denk, Erik Gundersen, Kathleen Marra, George Mitchell
Primary: March 3, 2020
Municipal Caucuses: March 8, 2020
Filing deadline to become a District, At Large or PLEO Delegate: May 15 2020
State Convention.: May 30, 2020
Delegation’s Organizational Meeting: June 13, 2020
State delegates to the State Convention
District Delegates (16)
At Large Delegates (5) At Large Alternate Delegates (2)
PLEO Delegates (3)
You have to be eligible to be a PLEO delegate. PLEOs are eligible according to the following priority: big city mayors and state-wide elected officials (to be given equal consideration); state legislative leaders, state legislators, and other state, county and local elected officials and party leaders. Help Bernie by encouraging qualified Bernie supporting people to file to become PLEO delegates.
Standing Committee (3) and Delegation Chair
3 Standing Committee members (1 each on the Credentials, Platform and Rules committees) and the Delegation Chair are elected by a quorum of Maine’s National Convention Delegates by June 13, 2020. You don’t have to be a delegate or alternate to be elected.
Convention Pages (2)
Convention Pages are selected by the State Democratic Chair by June 13, 2020.
If you have questions contact the Maine Democratic Party.
If you have any questions about voting in Maine you may contact your state official elections office or Democratic party.
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