How to vote for Bernie Sanders in Maine

Maine has closed primaries

Mainers must register as democrat to vote for Bernie!

Register By

February 11 (2020)

Same-Day Registration Maine has Same-Day Registration on March 3

Primary On

March 3 (2020)

Maine Primary: Tue, March 3

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!

Don't forget about the March 8th Caucus!

Maine Voter Information

Get Registered

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.

Register as a democrat now!

For more information, see Maine voting.

Maine has Same-Day Registration which allows you to register to vote at the primaries on Tue, March 3

Not sure if you are registered, or what you're registered as? Check your current registration status online.

Go Vote!

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.

Id Requirement

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.)

Voter Workplace Protection

No laws require companies to give workers time off to vote.

Early Voting

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

Listing of Municipal Clerks & Registrars

Info on absentee voting:
https://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/elec/voter-info/absent.html
https://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/elec/voter-info/absenteeguide.html

Only 17?

You may still vote in Maine's primaries if you will be 18 years old by November 3, 2020.

College Students

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!

Military/Overseas Voters

If you are a Military Voter or a US Citizen living abroad, you are able to request a ballot here to vote for Bernie.

More Information

If you have any questions about voting in Maine you may contact your state official elections office or Democratic party.

Find local Bernie supporters and get help from /r/NewEngland4Sanders

Will you help Bernie win?

"I've said it since day one: I can't do it alone." - Bernie Sanders

This grassroots campaign depends on grassroots supporters like you! Sign up as a volunteer with the official campaign to find opportunities to help the campaign directly.

Bernie wants 1,000,000 volunteers, and it's up to us to make that happen.

Volunteer for Bernie

Bernie continues to fund his campaign from small donations from people like us. Show your support by donating to the campaign!

Donate to the Bernie Sanders Campaign

Bernie needs you in Maine!

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:
https://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/elec/voter-info/voterguide.html

Voter Rights in Maine: https://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/elec/voter-info/right.html

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