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WCRX Election Center 2014


Welcome to the WCRX Election Center 2014. Here you will find updates on the midterm election. On Tuesday November 4, 2014 listen to WCRXFM.COM and 88.1FM (search WCRX on Tune in radio app) as we broadcast 5 hours of live coverage from the downtown Chicago WCRX studio with analysis, guests and up to the minute updates via WCRX and our social media circles. 

 

WHEN YOU CAN VOTE

Election Day Polling Place Hours

6 a.m - 7 p.m

General election from October 20th through November 1st. Contact your County Elections Official for information about location and times or visit the State Board of Election website.

REGISTERING TO VOTE

Call 1-866-OUR-VOTE


VOTING EARLY AND BY ABSENTEE BALLOT

If You Want to Vote Early

Any voter in Illinois can vote early. Early voting begins the twenty-second day before election up to and including the fifth day before the election. Early Voting Dates for 2014 General Election: October 20th through November 1st. 

The early voting centers are designated by the local election authority. Contact your local County Elections Official for information about location and times or visit the State Board of Election website.

If You Want to Vote Absentee

In Illinois, voters may apply for and cast an absentee ballot without specifying a reason. Applications can be made by mail (within the U.S) or in-person beginning 40 days before the election (September 25, 2014 for the November general election). Absentee applications by mail must be received 5 days before the election (October 30, 2014 for the November general election). In person absentee ballots can be cast up to 1 day before the election (November 3, 2014 for the November general election). 

Military and overseas voters are subject to different deadlines. For more information visit the Illinois State Board of Elections website of the Illinois Information page of the Federal Voting Assistance Program. 

PROBLEM AT THE POLLS?

CALL 866--OUR-VOTE

See more at:
http://www.rockthevote.com/get-informed/elections/state/illinois.html#Voting%20Early%20and%20By%20Absentee%20Ballot