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Tips for National Voter Registration Day

Today is National voter registration day. Photo Credit WDAM Today is National voter registration day. Photo Credit WDAM
Today is National voter registration day. Photo Credit WDAM Today is National voter registration day. Photo Credit WDAM
HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -

September 27 is National Voter Registration Day and as we prepare for the upcoming election, many Americans are not registered to vote.

The official website for National Voter Registration Day shows everyone how easy it is to register in the state of Mississippi.

There are some requirements you must follow in order to vote in the state of Mississippi. A few requirements are you must be a us citizen, be 18 years old by election day and live at a Mississippi address. A valid photo ID is also required to vote.

It only takes a couple of steps in order to register. The first step is to fill out the voter registration application. The second step is to submit the application to your county election office.

After the first presidential debate Monday night, the timing of this day could not be better.

To download a voter registration application please click here.

Applications need to be completed by October 8.

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