Voter Registration

The PA Primary Election is coming up on May 18th and criminal justice reform is on the ballot with a critical race for Philadelphia District Attorney and for state and local judges. Here’s the updated 2021 Philly Youth Voter Toolkit with important links for getting informed, including:

http://WeVote.Seventy.org / BYOBallot Tool: Ballot.Seventy.org

Ballotpedia – Sample Ballot Lookup: Ballotpedia.org

Philadelphia City Commissioners: PhiladelphiaVotes.com

Pennsylvania Department of State: VotesPA.com

League of Women Voters: Vote411.org

Better Civics Philadelphia Judicial Elections Toolkit

Better Civics/Philadelphia Citizen: Who’s Running for Judge in PA?

WHYY: Voter Guide to PA’s Judicial Elections

PA Bar Association Judicial Ratings: PAvotesmart.com

Philadelphia Bar Association Judicial Ratings: judges.philadelphiabar.org

 

DEADLINES:
May 3 – Voter Registration Deadline
May 5 – Governor’s Civic Engagement Award deadline
May 7 – Mail-In Ballot application deadline

Student Poll Worker Opportunity: If you’re 17 or older you can work at a polling place as a clerk or voting machine operator. No experience necessary! There’s an online training. Learn about the elections and get paid!!!17-year-olds must apply here and have the form signed by a parent and principal.
18 and over apply here: PhiladelphiaVotes.com

SDP Educator Oppotunity: Be a School Voter Champion at your school and GET PAID 10 EC hours this year and 20 next to students get registered. APPLY HERE.

Incentives and Celebration: If you’re already registering students at your school, apply for the Governor’s Civic Engagement Award.

Engage youth and politicians: Sign up to interview candidates in your classroom. Committee of Seventy will live stream the interviews and the School District will replay them on their PSTV cable access channel.

Advocate and Push the Voter Education Agenda in Philly: Students and adults sign up to speak at a Philly School Board meeting. (Next meeting May 27)

Get Involved! Want to help with the citywide or statewide effort to help youth vote, work on our PA Youth Voices Podcast, social media campaign, or learn about internships and fellowships? Sign up here: PAyouthvote.org and DONATE here.

 

VOTER REGISTRATION LINK:  http://weall.vote/philly2020

CANDIDATE RESEARCH COMMITTEE:

https://ballot.seventy.org/

https://seventy.org/tools/wevote/about-our-app

PHILLY YOUTH VOTEhttps://sites.google.com/view/phillyyouthvote

STUDENT AMBASSADORhttps://www.mobilize.us/msv/event/279142/

I SIDE WITHhttps://www.isidewith.com/

PHILADELPHIA REPRESENTATIVEShttps://www.philadelphiavotes.com/en/voters