With the 2020 General Election less than 80 days away, you may be wondering how you will exercise your right safely during the ongoing pandemic.

Will you mask up and get in line at the polling place on Election Day or will you request the ballot be sent to you at home?

If you are leaning more toward the second thought, here's a super easy way to vote from home here in Maine by filling out a quick application online. All they need is your full name, date of birth, home address, phone number, email, and mailing address.

Maine residents can click here and find the options the need to apply for an absentee ballot.  

The State of Maine website has deadline to request ballots using this service on Thursday, October 29, 2020 at 5:00pm.

If you are a US citizen who is at least 18 years old or will be by November 3, 2020 and are registered to vote in the community where you live, you are eligible to vote.

Get more information on who can vote in the US here.