RI Votes: Be A Voter

Your Government & Your Vote


You may think that politics don't affect you all that much, but government policies impact your everyday life. Depending on which elected office has oversight on issues important to you, voting is the easiest way for you to have some control over important policy decisions. From education to transportation, your vote for leaders in local, state and federal government matters.

CITY/TOWN

CITY/TOWN

MAYOR
TOWN ADMINISTRATOR
CITY/TOWN COUNCIL
SCHOOL COMMITTEE

RHODE ISLAND

RHODE ISLAND

GOVERNOR
GENERAL OFFICERS
STATE REPRESENTATIVES
STATE SENATORS

UNITED STATES

UNITED STATES

PRESIDENT
VICE PRESIDENT
US REPRESENTATITIVES
US SENATORS

Debt reduction for student loans
CITY/TOWN RHODE ISLAND UNITED STATES
Higher investment in K-12 schools
CITY/TOWN RHODE ISLAND UNITED STATES
Free community college
CITY/TOWN RHODE ISLAND UNITED STATES
Reduce carbon emissions
CITY/TOWN RHODE ISLAND UNITED STATES
Expand recycling efforts in my neighborhood
CITY/TOWN RHODE ISLAND UNITED STATES
Ban smoking beaches
CITY/TOWN RHODE ISLAND UNITED STATES
Criminal background checks for gun purchases
CITY/TOWN RHODE ISLAND UNITED STATES
Dangerous intersection needs a traffic signal
CITY/TOWN RHODE ISLAND UNITED STATES
Install better lighting in neighborhood park
CITY/TOWN RHODE ISLAND UNITED STATES
Legalize marijuana
CITY/TOWN RHODE ISLAND UNITED STATES
Ensure workers earn a living wage
CITY/TOWN RHODE ISLAND UNITED STATES
Housing affordability
CITY/TOWN RHODE ISLAND UNITED STATES
Underemployment
CITY/TOWN RHODE ISLAND UNITED STATES
More bike paths and pedestrian friendly walkways
CITY/TOWN RHODE ISLAND UNITED STATES
Better and more efficient public transportation
CITY/TOWN RHODE ISLAND UNITED STATES
Ensure ride sharing services are safe
CITY/TOWN RHODE ISLAND UNITED STATES




Key Dates

  • October 9 - Last day to register to vote for the General Election
  • October 18 - Last day to apply for a General Election mail ballot
  • October 19 - First day to vote in the General Election by emergency ballot
  • November 7  - Last day to vote in the General Election by emergency ballot
  • November 8 - General Election

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