Continuing Wisconsin's Tradition of Clean and Open Government
Photo ID Required for November 4 Election
Voters must show a photo ID to receive their ballot for the November 4, 2014 General Election following an order from the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago. The Wisconsin Supreme Court has also found the law to be constitutional.
Visit the Bring It to the Ballot website for information about what photo IDs are acceptable, and how to get a free state ID for voting
The next regularly-scheduled statewide election in Wisconsin is the Fall 2014 General Election, which will be held Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014.
At myvote.wi.gov you can register to vote, check your voter registration status, find your polling place, see what's on your ballot, request an absentee ballot (military and permenant overseas voters only), and check provisional ballot status.
Voters must show a photo ID to receive a ballot at the November General Election. The 7th Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago has stayed the injunction against the voter photo ID provisions of 2011 Wisconsin Act 23.
The Wisconsin Division of Motor Vehicles has a new policy starting September 15, 2014 to help people who need a free state ID card for voting.
Answers to questions about how to register, where to vote, when to vote absentee, and much more.
Two new pages have been added to the G.A.B. website to assist voters with disabilities and the local election officials who must ensure that polling places and voting equipment are accessible.
Voting Accessibility includes information about registering to vote, voting equipment, absentee voting, curbside voting and a video about accessibility and voting.
Accessible Voting Information for Clerks includes information about legal requirements for accessible voting, assisting voters with disabilities, polling place setup, and deciding on new polling places.
|G.A.B. Requests $460,800 for Voter Photo ID Public Education Campaign||September 30, 2014|
|Kevin Kennedy's Prepared Remarks on Voter ID for 9-16-2014 News Conference||September 16, 2014|
|Media Advisory: G.A.B. media availability Tuesday at 2 p.m.||September 16, 2014|
|Media Advisory: G.A.B. media availability Tuesday on voter photo ID implementation||September 15, 2014|
|What Voters Should Know about Registration and Absentee Ballot Mailings||September 11, 2014|
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|CRG v Barland Settlement Memo 09-10-2014 v2.pdf||40.3 KB|
Memo to Candidates, PACs, Political Parties and Legislative Campaign Committees regarding the preliminary injunction in CRG Network vs. Barland.
|Update on Ballot Design Lawsuit and Photo ID Litigation||September 26, 2014|
|Voter Photo ID Reminders for 2014 General Election||September 25, 2014|
|Election Duties and the Voter Photo ID Law webinar||September 22, 2014|
|Update on Ballot Design Lawsuit||September 18, 2014|
|Updates to Absentee Forms for Voter Photo ID Implementation||September 17, 2014|