Absentee ballots now available for Aug. 14 election

July 14, 2018

Voters across Wisconsin can now use an absentee ballot to vote in the Aug. 14 primary, state election officials announced Friday.

Voters can send in absentee ballots through the mail, or can, in Madison, go to the City Clerk’s office for an in-person ballot from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

More absentee ballot locations will be available in Madison starting July 30.

Voters in other areas of Dane County can check online to find out whether their municipality offers in-person absentee voting, their locations, and hours.

Voters who are already registered will need to present a valid voter ID. Those who are not registered will need to also bring proof of address with their ID.

In the primary, voters will be choosing party nominees for governor, lieutenant governor, secretary of state, state treasurer, U.S. Senator, U.S. Representative, state Senator and state Representative.

To see who is on the ballot, go to www.myvote.wi.gov .

For more information on absentee ballots, visit www.elections.wi.gov/voters/absentee .

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