MFT Voters' Guide 2020

Educators, ready, set & Vote

Election starts on September 18th, 2020 and will be running until November 3rd, 2020. All of the information below are voters' guide to make sure you're well equipped for the elections. 

Make sure you are registered to vote: 

All voters need to register before voting. You can sign up online or in person by October 13th. If you miss the deadline to register, you can still do it on election day in person on November 3rd. "You can vote early with an absentee ballot at your local elections office. If you are not registered, you can do so in person if you show proof of residence." - Secretary of States MN 

Criteria to register to vote: 

  1. Must be 18 years of age & up by election day, November 3rd

  2. Must be a citizen of the United States

  3. Must be a resident in MN for 20 days

  4. Must finished with all parts of any felony sentence

  • To register to vote online click HERE 

  • To request for a paper registration form to vote click HERE (English)

  • To check for your voting status click HERE 

Make a plan to go vote this year: 

Minnesota is one of the state that offers constituents to vote by mail. Early voting and to vote by mail starts on September 18th. This year, make sure you make a plan to how you're going to vote. There options, vote by mail, in-person voting early or on election day. It's up to to you! 

  • To register for a Vote by Mail plan click HERE 

  • To vote early in person & find polling location from September 18 - November 2nd click HERE 

Last day to vote, Election Day: November 3rd

The future of public education is at stake this year and we need everyone to vote for candidates who shares our values. Make sure you remember to go vote on November 3rd. The polls will open at 7 AM - 8 PM.  Take a look at our MFT endorsed candidates HERE. Have fun voting and stay safe! 

  • To find your polling location on Election Day, November 3rd click HERE 

Upcoming Dates: 

  • SEPTEMBER 18, 2020 Vote by mail or in person

  • October 13th, 2020 deadline for register to vote

  • November 3rd, 2020 Election Day

How to turn in your BALLOT!

For more information:

A: Victory Memorial Ice Arena Parking Lot 1900 42nd Ave N, Minneapolis 55412 


B: Firefighters Hall & Museum Parking Lot 664 22nd Ave NE, Minneapolis 55418 


C: UROC Parking Lot 2001 Plymouth Ave N, Minneapolis 55411 


D: Minneapolis Elections & Voter Services Parking Lot 980 E Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis 55414


E: Hennepin County Government Center 300 S 6th St, Minneapolis 55487 


F: Minneapolis Convention Center 1301 2nd Ave S, Minneapolis 55403 


G: Kmart Parking Lot 10 W Lake St, Minneapolis 55408 


H: St. Mary's Greek Orthodox Church Parking Lot 3450 Irving Ave S, Minneapolis 55408 


I: Longfellow Park Recreation Center 3435 36th Ave S, Minneapolis 55406


J: Bethel Lutheran Church Parking Lot 4120 S 17th Ave, Minneapolis 55407 


K: Mount Olivet Lutheran Church Parking Lot 5025 Knox Ave S, Minneapolis 55419 


L: Bossen Field Park Parking Lot 5701 S 28th Ave, Minneapolis 55417


M: Northrop Memorial Auditorium 84 Church St SE, Minneapolis 55455


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