Nationwide Early Voting

Which states allow early voting and do you need an excuse to vote early.

Alabama

Alabama does not offer early voting.

Alaska

No excuse is required to vote early in Alaska.

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Arkansas

No excuse is required to vote early in Arkansas.

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California

No excuse is required to vote early in California.

If your county offers early voting, you can find your voting locations here.

Colorado

No excuse is required to vote early in Colorado.

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Connecticut

Delaware

No excuse is required to vote early in Delaware.

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District of Columbia

No excuse is required to vote early in District of Columbia.

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Florida

No excuse is required to vote early in Florida.

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Georgia

No excuse is required to vote early in Georgia.

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Hawaii

No excuse is required to vote early in Hawaii.

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Illinois

No excuse is required to vote early in Illinois.

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Indiana

No excuse is required to vote early in Indiana.

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Iowa

No excuse is required to vote early in Iowa.

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Kansas

No excuse is required to vote early in Kansas.

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Kentucky

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Louisiana

No excuse is required to vote early in Louisiana.

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Maine

No excuse is required to vote early in Maine.

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Maryland

No excuse is required to vote early in Maryland.

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Massachusetts

Massachusetts offers both excused and non-excused in-person early voting. When an excuse is required, you must:
Traditional early voting is not offered for special elections. In-person absentee voting is offered.

In-person absentee requires an excuse (the same excuses as for absentee voting).

To qualify for an absentee ballot, a voter must be out of town on Election Day, have a disability which prevents them from voting in person, or have a religious belief which prevents them from voting at their polling place.

Contact your local election to find your early voting locations.

Michigan

No excuse is required to vote early in Michigan.

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Minnesota

No excuse is required to vote early in Minnesota.

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Mississippi

You must have one of the following excuses in order to be able to vote early in Mississippi:
Those who are eligible include:
– students, teachers or administrators at any college, university, junior college, high, junior high, or elementary grade school who are absent from their county of your voting residence on the date of any primary, general or special election
– voters who are required to be away from their county of residence on election day for any reason
– voters who have a temporary or permanent physical disability
– voters who are 65 or older
– Be a member of the Mississippi congressional delegation absent from Mississippi on election day, or be the spouse or dependent of such member of the congressional delegation.
– voters who are required to be at work on election day during the times at which the polls will be open

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Missouri

No excuse is required to vote early in Missouri.

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Montana

No excuse is required to vote early in Montana.

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Nebraska

No excuse is required to vote early in Nebraska.

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Nevada

No excuse is required to vote early in Nevada.

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New Hampshire

New Hampshire does not offer early voting.

New Jersey

No excuse is required to vote early in New Jersey.

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New Mexico

No excuse is required to vote early in New Mexico.

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New York

No excuse is required to vote early in New York.

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North Carolina

No excuse is required to vote early in North Carolina.

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North Dakota

No excuse is required to vote early in North Dakota.

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Ohio

No excuse is required to vote early in Ohio.

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Oklahoma

No excuse is required to vote early in Oklahoma.

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Oregon

No excuse is required to vote early in Oregon.

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Pennsylvania

No excuse is required to vote early in Pennsylvania.

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Rhode Island

No excuse is required to vote early in Rhode Island.

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South Carolina

No excuse is required to vote early in South Carolina.

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South Dakota

No excuse is required to vote early in South Dakota.

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Texas

No excuse is required to vote early in Texas.

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Utah

No excuse is required to vote early in Utah.

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Vermont

No excuse is required to vote early in Vermont.

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West Virginia

Wisconsin

No excuse is required to vote early in Wisconsin.

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Wyoming

No excuse is required to vote early in Wyoming.

If your county offers early voting, you can find your voting locations here.