Today is the day. Here in Nevada and across the country it’s Election Day. Americans will be voting to either give President Donald Trump four more years or elect a new leader in former vice president Joe Biden. Of course there are also numerous gubernatorial, senatorial, and congressional seats to be decided as well as judicial posts and ballot questions. Here’s a few tips for Election Day here in Nevada…
*Polls are open throughout the state today from 7am-7pm.
*There are 125 polling locations in Clark County. Your polling location is listed on your voter registration card. A complete list of all polling locations is online at clarkcountynv.gov/vote.
*If you are in line at 7pm, you will be allowed to vote.
*All polling locations are also mail in ballot drop off sites.
*If you are not registered to vote you can do so today at your polling location and will then be allowed to vote. You must have your Nevada drivers license in order to register. If you are unsure of your voting status you can check at clarkcountynv.gov/vote
*CCSD meal distribution sites which are mostly area elementary, middle and high schools will not be distributing meals today but will resume tomorrow.
*In Nevada there are a lot of judicial seats on the ballot as well as four ballot measures and seats in the Senate and Congress. Both local newspapers in Las Vegas have lists of who and what they endorse. You may want to refer to either paper to help familiarize yourself with what’s on the ballot.
*Mail in ballots must be postmarked by midnight tonight in order to be counted.
Today is the day. If you haven’t voted yet don’t make excuses for yourself. Exercise your right and do your civic duty…vote!