Secretary of State
Des Moines, IA 50319
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Chance McElhaney, (515) 725-2942
Schultz Encourages Iowans to Register to Vote on National Voter Registration Day
Des Moines – Iowa Secretary of State Matt Schultz encouraged all eligible Iowans to register to vote today in honor of National Voter Registration Day.
"I hope all eligible Iowans take full advantage of their right to vote, and the first step to voting is registering to vote. My office even offers a free app for Android and Apple devices to make the process as simple as possible," Schultz said. "Iowans are known as a leader in the nation for participating in the political process."
Iowans can download the State of Iowa Official Voter Registration Form from www.sos.iowa.gov and return it to your local county auditor's office or visit your local county auditor's office to fill out a paper copy.
The Iowa Secretary of State's office also offers a comprehensive app called Iowa SOS available for both Android and Apple devices to ensure resources are at voter's fingertips. From the Iowa SOS app, Iowans can do the following:
- Check voter registration information
- Fill out the State of Iowa Official Voter Registration Form
- Find the correct polling place
- Request an absentee ballot
- Track an absentee ballot
- Set email or calendar reminders for upcoming elections
- Report voter fraud
- Contact local County Auditors
- Contact the Iowa Secretary of State's office