Watch live: Governor, Secretary of State to highlight voting in November election

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Posted at 7:54 AM, Oct 06, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-06 13:08:42-04

LANSING, Mich. — Governor Gretchen Whitmer will be joined by Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson and Delta Township Clerk, Mary Clark Tuesday to discuss voting opportunities and the upcoming general election on November 3.

The press conference is scheduled for 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 6.


The governor will also sign legislation to ensure residents can vote safely during the COVID-19 pandemic, and that each vote is counted, according to a release from her office.

Key Dates and Deadlines

Thursday, Sept. 24: Early voting begins, absentee ballots begin being mailed
Monday, Oct. 19: Online, postmarked-by voter registration deadline
Tuesday, Oct. 20 through 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 3: In-person registration allowed with local clerk
Friday, Oct. 30 at 5 p.m.: Deadline to request absentee ballot by mail
Monday, Nov. 2: Absentee/mail-in postmarked-by deadline
Tuesday, Nov. 3: In-person voting