Voter ID Information

Wisconsin Voters Must Show an Acceptable Photo ID to VOTE

Starting with the November 4, 2014 General Election, all Wisconsin voters must show an acceptable photo ID before they can be issued a ballot to vote.   This includes voters at polling places and many absentee voters. THIS IS A VERY RECENT CHANGE TO STATE LAW. 

 

Changes in Voting Rules and Regulations will affect many Seniors. 

Whether you vote in person at the polls or by absentee ballot, its important to understand the new procedures.

Be sure YOUR vote is counted!

          

 There is a lot of information available related to the new Voter ID law. Below are a listing of documents, articles and links which can provide this valuable information.

FACTS ON VOTER ID and VOTER REGISTRATION - Milwaukee County Elections Committee

VOTER ID INFORMATION - Milwaukee County Elections Committee

ACCEPTABLE PHOTO ID's - Government Accountability Board

ACCEPTABLE PHOTO ID's (Visual) -

ABSENTEE VOTING - Government Accountability Board

THE ELDERLY AND VOTERS WITH DISABILITIES - Government Accountability Board

INDEFINITELY CONFINED VOTERS - Government Accountability Board

OTHER THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT VOTING

ARTICLE - "WI Election Officials and Advocates Scrambling After Voter ID Reinstated"


WISCONSIN VOTER REGISTRATION APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS AND APPLICATION

WISCONSIN IDENTIFICATION CARD APPLICATION

WISCONSIN PHOTO IDENTIFICATION CARD APPLICATION (Unavailable Documentation)

WISCONSIN APPLICATION FOR ABSENTEE BALLOT

MILWAUKEE COUNTY BIRTH RECORD APPLICATION

WISCONSIN BIRTH CERTIFICATE APPLICATION


VOTING RESOURCES

 

 

To get your FREE  Voter ID Checklist Envelope

Contact Milwaukee County Department on Aging at 414-289-5950 or click the link to email us at agingevents@milwaukeecounty.com 

Don't forget to put your name and mailing address in the body of the email. 

To get answers about Voter Photo ID Law Information - Contact Wisconsin Government Accountability Board at 608-261-2028 or TTY 1-800-947-3529 or click HERE to visit GAB's website

To learn how you can get a FREE photo ID card for voting - Contact Wisconsin Department of Transportation at 608-266-2353

or click HERE to visit the DMV's website
  

For more information in both audio and print formats click HERE