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What Can I Do?


Are you already registered?... check here).  If not, register by these means:

     ( Rock the Vote will produce a pdf registration for you to print and mail in.
       View the FAQ for registering via Rock the Vote

Print out a Michigan voter registration form to fill out and file.

You may vote by absentee ballot if you:

  • Are unable to attend the polls without assistance;
  • Are age 60 or older;
  • Expect to be absent from your city or township for the entire time the polls are open on Election Day;
  • Are in jail awaiting arraignment or trial;
  • Have been assigned to work as a precinct inspector in a precinct other than where you are registered; or
  • Are unable to attend the polls because of religious beliefs.
If any of these situations exist, you can obtain an absentee ballot by writing your city or township clerk. You must state the reason why you need an absentee ballot and you must sign the request.

Print an Absent Voter Ballot Application to fill out and file

Be aware of requirements for voter ID

Join the Michigan Democratic Party:
 2016 MDP Membership application is here.

Work with the Emmet County Democratic Party:
    - join the Emmet Dems.  The new and updated membership form is here.( Membership form is a .pdf file and requires the free Acrobat reader.) You may pay for your Emmet Dems membership online via ActBlue, but membership also requires printing and submitting the membership form available above.
    - attend an event or general meeting
   - make a suggestion to
us by contacting an officer or executive board member
   - if you're on Facebook, visit us and friend us.
   - become a
Democratic Precinct Delegate

Write letters to your local newspaper:
Petoskey News Review / Charlevoix Courier / Gaylord Herald Times
Cheboygen Daily Tribune
St. Ignace News
   The Harbor Light
   The Northern Express  

Learn about the Republican candidates / key issues

Work for a cause:
- Move to Amend
   - Anti-Fracking:,

Attend your representatives' town halls & ask questions

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