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Voter Frequently Asked Questions

  • Felons CAN vote (unless current incarcerated)
  • You CAN vote if you are in a pre-release center
  • You MAY be able to vote if you are in a tribal jail
  • You CAN vote with a tribal ID
  • You CAN vote if you are homeless
  • You CAN vote if you cannot read or write
  • You CAN vote if you are serving in the military overseas
  • You CAN vote if you are away for college
  • You CAN vote if you are in a medical center
  • Be registered as required by law
  • Be 18 years old or older on or before the next election
  • Be a citizen of the United States
  • Have lived in Montana for at least 30 days

You can register to vote in Montana by visiting the Secretary of State website. Click here!

Any registered voter may vote by absentee ballot. However, you need to fill out an Application for Absentee Ballot.

  • You can research candidates while filling out your ballot
  • You have 25 days to return their ballot
  • You can vote from the comfort of your home

You can use the ‘My Voter Page‘ on the Secretary of State’s website. Use this service to check:

  • If you are registered to vote
  • Your voter registration address
  • Location and directions to your polling place*
  • If you are on the list to have ballots mailed to you
  • The status of your mailed ballot*
  • A sample ballot*

Fill out a voter registration form if your name or address information has changed and has not yet been updated with the county election office.

For more information about voting call us at 800-729-3540,

call your local election office,

call the Secretary of State’s toll-free voter hotline:

1-888-884-VOTE (8683)

or

visit the Montana Voter Information page.

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Pat Smith
Chairman

Norma Bixby
Vice-Chair

Montana Wilson
Secretary/Treasurer

Lea Whitford
Board Member

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NEWS

Montana law allegedly restricting Native American voting rights struck down

Nora Mabie, Great Falls Tribune | September 25, 2020 "Native American voters living on reservations in Montana are tired of being under-served and systemically discriminated against by the state." In a victory for tribes in Montana, the Yellowstone County District Court permanently struck down a law that plaintiffs argued would restrict Native...


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17 hours ago

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Aaniin

An attempt to deteriorate the native vote!

Jade Sooktis HB 176 listen in lady!

Ninety-two years ago Charles Curtis was inaugurated as America's first (and only) Native American vice president. Curtis was a member of the Kaw (also called Kanza) Nation.
#NativesLeadingNations

Remembering Charles Curtis, the first Native American vice president
After being raised among the Kaw Tribe in Kansas, he lived with his White father's family, and his rise – from lawyer to Congressman to Senator to Herbert Hoover's running mate – was swift and compelling.
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We were just talking about him.

1 day ago

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Hi and good morning Daliyah Killsback!

Thank you for doing this WNV!

Aww pubby lobbying too! πŸ˜€

Good morning Western Native Voice

Thanks!

Oooh awesome!

Whose puppy

Aho

Lol

Is that a dog πŸ•

Thank you!

Thank you

yes, Keaton's dog Duke!

HB 35, HB 36, HB98

Just show us the dog

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2 days ago

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Greetings from Happy Valley! 😊

Here from Helena

Hey from there Montana n the house

Babb

Hello from 602 Phx, Az

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Join Cora and Jace on Tuesday at 9 a.m. as they discuss the current Covid-19 news and updates. Special guests are WNV staff Keaton Sunchild and Daliyah Killsback. They will be providing a legislative update to keep you informed on whats happening in Helena! Set your notifications and bring your questions and comments.

Join Cora and Jace on Tuesday at 9 a.m. as they discuss the current Covid-19 news and updates. Special guest's are WNV staff Keaton Sunchild and Daliyah Killsback. They will be providing a legislative update to keep you informed on what's happening in Helena! Set your notifications and bring your questions and comments. ... See MoreSee Less

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