California will elect a U.S. Senator in 2016.
Presidential and State Primary voter registration deadline – May 23, 2016
Presidential and State Primary date – June 7, 2016
General Election voter registration deadline – October 24, 2016
General Election date – November 8, 2016
Election information phone numbers – 916-657-2166; 800-345-VOTE (8683)
State election website –
If a voter is a registered absentee voter
(see below), he may bring his absentee ballot to the office of an elections
official and vote there.
Any voter may vote early by mail, no
excuse required. Requests for absentee/vote-by-mail ballots must be received
no later than May 31, 2016 for the Presidential and State Primary; November
1, 2016 for the General Election. Completed absentee ballots must postmarked
by the day of the election and received no later than three days after the
election. A voter may bring his absentee/vote-by-mail ballot to his polling
place on Election Day.