Next Tuesday, November 2, is Election Day. Local, state, and national government offices will be on the ballot. Some of the many positions to be voted on in Guilford County are: 1) The United States Senate seat for North Carolina currently held by Senator Richard Burr, who is running for re-election; 2) Seats for United States House Districts, 6, 12, and 13; 3) Seats for North Carolina State Senate Districts 26, 27, 28, and 33; 4) Seats for North Carolina State House Districts 57, 58, 59, 60, 61, and 62; and 5) Seats for Guilford County Commissioner Districts 1, 2, 3, 6, and 9. Polls around the county will open at 6:30 a. m. and close at 7:30 p. m.
If you are not already registered to vote, you will not be able to vote on November 2.
If you would like to see a sample ballot before you go to your polling place, you can do so online at the North Carolina State Board of Elections website. Once there, click on My Election Information. Then, put in your first name, last name, date of birth, and county. Your voter information will come up. Included will be precinct number, polling place, and a link to your sample ballot.
Across the country, local, state, and nationwide campaigns are moving toward their conclusions next Tuesday. Be sure to go out and vote so that your voice will be heard!