How can military and overseas voters ensure their absentee ballot is received ahead of the Nov. 3 election?

Pursuant to state law, all absentee ballot received by 8 p.m. Nov. 3 with a matching signature will be tabulated. As such, the Michigan Department of State advises that Michigan voters overseas request and return their absentee ballot as early as possible. To securely track an absentee ballot and ensure it is received, voters should visit

Last updated Oct. 27, 2020


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