Upcoming Runoff Primary, June 22, 2010

A runoff primary will be coming up on June 22, 2010.  The polls will open at 6:30 a. m. and close at 7:30 p. m. If you are not registered to vote already, you will not be able to vote or register and vote on June 22. 

If you are a registered Democrat and were eligible to vote in the May 4 primary, you will be able to vote in this one.  The Democratic contests are for the U. S. Senate and Guilford County Sheriff.

If you are a  registered Republican, were eligible to vote on May 4, AND LIVE IN U. S. HOUSE DISTRICTS 12 OR 13, you will be able to vote in this one.  The Republican contests are in U. S. House Districts 12 and 13.

If you are registered as Unaffiliated, then: If you DID NOT VOTE in the May 4 primary, you can vote in the Democratic primary; or, if you DID NOT VOTE in the May 4 primary,  and IF YOU LIVE IN U. S. HOUSE DISTRICTS 12 OR 13, you can vote in the Republican primary.

If you VOTED A DEMOCRATIC BALLOT IN THE MAY 4 PRIMARY, you must VOTE A DEMOCRATIC BALLOT IN THIS PRIMARY.

If you VOTED A REPUBLICAN BALLOT IN THE MAY 4 PRIMARY and you live in U. S. House districts 12 or13, you must VOTE A REPUBLICAN BALLOT IN THIS PRIMARY.

If you VOTED A NONPARTISAN BALLOT ONLY IN THE MAY 4 PRIMARY, you cannot vote in this primary.

If you are registered as a Libertarian, you cannot vote in this primary.

To see a sample ballot, you can to the the North Carolina State Board of Elections website.  Then, click on Click here for sample ballots.  Next, click on your county.  Finally, ORGUIL1 is the Democratic sample ballot.  ORGUIL3 is the Republican sample ballot for U. S. House District 13. ORGUIL4 is the Republican sample ballot for U. S. House District 12.

To find out your precinct and polling place, you also can use the North Carolina State Board of Elections website.  Once there, click on My Election Information.  Next, put in your first name, last name, date of birth, and county.  Your voter information will come up.  Included will be precinct number and polling place.

As a final note, these other categories of voters will not be able to vote in the June 22 primary: 1) Registered Republicans who live in U. S. House District 6; and 2) Unaffiliated voters who chose the Republican ballot on May 4 and live in U. S. House District 6.

If you are eligible, please vote on June 22 and let your voice be heard!

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Primary Election Day, May 4, 2010

Next Tuesday (May 4, 2010) is the 2010 primary election day.  Polls open at 6:30 a. m., and they close at 7:30 p. m.  If you’re not registered to vote, you will not be able to vote on that day.  However, you can register to vote if you vote early.  Early voting runs through Saturday, May 1.  A schedule of days and times for early voting is on the 

Guilford County Board of Elections website at the link Early Voting Schedule and Locations for the May 4, 2010 Primary Elections.  If you’re registered as a Democrat, you can vote in  the Democratic Primary and the Nonpartisan Primary (judges and Guilford County Board of Education).  If you’re registered as a Republican, you can vote in the Republican Primary and the Nonpartisan Primary (judges and Guilford County Board of  Education).  If you’re registered as Unaffiliated, you can vote in the Democratic Primary and the Nonpartisan Primary OR the Republican Primary and the Nonpartisan Primary OR the Nonpartisan Primary only.  A pollworker will ask you whether you would like to vote in a party primary in addition to the Nonpartisan Primary.  If you’re registered as a Libertarian, your party does not have a primary, and you can only vote in the Nonpartisan Primary.    You cannot write in anyone on the primary ballot.  If you would like to see a sample ballot, you can go to the North Carolina State Board of Elections website.  Then, click on My Election information.  Next, 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.  Every election is important.  Please do your part and vote next Tuesday!

Greensboro City Council Primary

The Greensboro City Council primary is Tuesday, October 6.  Polls will open at 6:30 a. m. and close at 7:30 p. m.  If you want to see a sample ballot based on where you live and vote, you can go to the Guilford County Board of Elections website and click on Voter Information Lookup and Sample Ballot.  Next, click on My Election Information and put in your first name, last name, birth date, and county.  Then, click on Submit.  Please be sure to vote on Tuesday, because every vote counts!