Registered voters need not request mail-in ballot
Last updated 9/18/2020 at 11:59am
LINCOLN COUNTY – Washington state voters may soon receive a postcard from the U.S. Postal Service encouraging voters to “plan ahead” for the Nov. 3 General Election. Among the recommendations is to request a mail-in or absentee ballot at least 15 days before Election Day.
The Washington Secretary of State said the “If you plan to vote by mail, plan ahead.” Postcard is misleading.
“Voters in Washington do not need to request a ballot, as ballots are automatically mailed to all registered voters at least 18 days prior to Election Day. There is no need to sign up or request to rec...