A Note From Rabbi Raina Siroty
On November 3, 2020, we’ll all vote in our national election. Regardless of your voting preference, which is a private matter, the sharp focus put on this election makes it another critical time in 2020, to grasp what is at stake. Below is information essential information for you to vote, participate in election day, and to make a difference as active, engaged and proud citizens. Let’s all do our part for the future. Let’s get ready now. We're voting for President AND local/ state leadership, propositions & amendments, educate yourself before going to the polls! Below is a non partisan guide.
Louisiana Voter Dates
Election day is Nov. 3
Online: Oct. 13
By mail: Postmarked by Oct. 5
In person: Oct. 5
Absentee ballot deadlines
Request: Received by Oct. 30
Return by mail: Received by Nov. 2 by 4:30 p.m.
Return in person: Nov. 2 by 4:30 p.m.
Oct. 16 - Oct. 27 8am - 7pm (except Sundays)
You do not need a reason to vote early! All voters may vote early, just like they are voting on Election Day.
You may vote early at any of the following locations.
RAPIDES PARISH COURTHOUSE
701 MURRAY ST.
ALEXANDRIA, LA 71301-8060
8am - 7pm for Every day of early voting except Sundays
KEES PARK COMMUNITY CENTER
2450 HWY 28 E
PINEVILLE, LA 71360
8am - 7pm Every day of early voting except the Sundays
When you go to the polls to cast your vote in an election, be sure to take one of the following:
- a driver's license,
- a Louisiana Special ID,
- LA Wallet digital driver's license,
- a United States military identification card that contains the applicant's name and picture, or
- some other generally recognized picture ID that contains your name and signature.
I look forward to joining you for Shabbat Services in person and on Zoom tomorrow night.