Take Note.2020 Elections will be held on the following dates:
Tuesday, April 28—Presidential Preference Primaries
Tuesday, September 8—Statewide Primaries
Tuesday, November 3—Presidential Election
Take Action. Things to do to prepare:
Register to vote by going online to vote.sos.ri.gov or by completing a RI Voter Registration form and submitting it to your local Board of Canvassers.
Verify your current registration information by going online to vote.sos.ri.gov or contacting your local canvassing office.
Is your name accurate?
Is your address correct?
Is your party affiliation current? (Important in primary elections only.)
Make any changes NOW by updating information using the same process for registering.
Take Care.Know the sources of informationpresented to you. Reliable resources for Rhode Island elections and voter information are listed below. If you hear or see any questionable reports, check with one of these authorities:
The Rhode Island Department of State, Elections Division
The Rhode Island State Board of Elections
Local Board of Canvassers
Take Charge.The peaceful transition of authority is possible through elections and the power of your vote. Democracy is not passive.
Question information presented.
Learn about who and what is on the ballot.
Vote—by mail or in person. Let your voice be heard.