Connect with us

Register Online, Offline And Via Snapchat For November US Election: Here’s How

Register Online, Offline And Via Snapchat For November US Election: Here’s How
Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton during United States presidential election 2016 Krassotkin (derivative), Gage Skidmore (Donald Trump), Gage Skidmore (Hillary Clinton) / Wikimedia Commons cc


Register Online, Offline And Via Snapchat For November US Election: Here’s How

With 41 days to go for US Election Day on Tuesday, Nov.8, voters can register online and offline or in person for voting.

Online Voter Registration

For online registration, if a person is a US citizen above the age of 18, he or she can use their rights to vote. According to NCSL, 31 states and the District of Columbia are offering their services to citizens to register online for voting. A person needs to go to the site mentioned, to the state he or she is from and click on the corresponding registration website.

Vote Registration Via Snapchat

To vote using Snapchat, people have to just click on the pop-up ads that appear on their screens, while reading a news story.

Read Also: Hillary Clinton Parkinson’s Disease: Near Fatal Plane Crash Caused Brain Clots?

It takes just about a minute to check a person’s eligibility and register. Snapchat has collaborated with non-profit, nonpartisan group Democracy Works for TurboVote.

The app encourage young voters to exercise their right and make a change. “Our country’s democracy thrives on participation. But you can’t participate unless you register to vote. We hope this effort amplifies our community’s voice come November,” said a spokesperson of Snapchat, speaking to Mashable.

The TurboVote campaign started on Sept. 15 and lasts until Oct. 7, so the millennials have just about nine days to register. Celebs like Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson, Ryan Seacrest, Jared Leto, Ciara and Jimmy Fallon are encouraging young voters to register and tell them how it is done.

Also Read: Hillary Clinton Dirt: Lesbian Lover Huma Abedin; Chelsea’s Biological Father

There is another way voters can register for voting. They can go here, download the form and fill up the National Mail Voter Registration Form. After filling out the form, it has to be sent to the location the particular state.

In-person Voting Registration

Voting rules in the U.S. are different in every state. For in person registrations, a person can register with his state or local election office. You can also register at the department of motor vehicles or Armed services recruitment center (check here).

Besides, state and county public assistance offices like SNAP/food stamps (check here). Besides, WIC, services for the disabled are some of the places where a voter can register.

Read Also: Hillary Clinton Body Double Busted: Where Is The Real Hillary Now?

Overseas And Military Voters

Meanwhile, U.S. citizens living overseas and even military voters, can participate in the US election, if he is living outside the country, or if you’re a service member, service member’s spouse, or eligible family member, you can register to vote and request an absentee ballot through the Federal Voting Assistance Program.

According to statistics available with Bipartisan Policy Center, only 57.5 percent Americans exercised their right to vote in the 2012 election.

Read More: Hillary Clinton Cheated? Had Questionnaire Ahead Of The Debate?

Want to get updated with the latest news about US election? Subscribe to our newsletter or follow us on Twitter and Facebook.  

About Barnali Pal Sinha

A wordsmith, dreamer, traveler, whose thirst for knowledge is insatiable. Like a magician weaving magic with his wand, I have been dishing out word after word to form a line creating sentences, by giving wings to my imagination, creating powerful content in the process. For the past 18 years, I have carved out a niche for myself in this industry, honing my skills of writing, editing, re-writing, Proofreading, and layout and design. I am a journalist, a foodie who is passionate about travel. The hills, rivers, greenery, in short nature inspire me to create colorful content. Fashion is second skin, and I love to keep a close watch on the latest trends from the industry. Besides, International Affairs is also something that interests me.

More in Nation

Good News

To Top