Vermont will elect a U.S. Senator and a Governor in 2012.
Presidential Primary registration deadline – February 29, 2012
Presidential Primary date – March 6, 2012
State Primary registration deadline – August 22, 2012
State Primary date – August 28, 2012
General Election registration deadline – October 31, 2012
Election information phone number – 800-439-8683
State election website –
In person – Any voter may vote early in
person, no excuse required. Early in-person voting at the voter’s local Town
Clerk’s office begins 45 days prior to the Primary or General Election. If
the voter is sick or disabled, he may call his Town Clerk up until the day
before the election and two officials will bring a ballot to his home on
Election Day and then return the marked ballot for him.
Early in-person voting – September 22 to November
By mail – Any voter may vote early by
mail, no excuse required. Absentee/vote-by-mail ballots may be requested any
time before an election, but voted ballots must be received by the Town
Clerk no later than Election Day to be counted.
Absentee voting by mail – Begins September 22