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In order to vote in the 2012 general election, which takes place on Tuesday, November 6, you must register to vote. There are several ways to register to vote. In fact, you don’t have to leave your house to become an active voter. Registration deadlines and requirements vary by state. Below are different ways to register to vote that include specific information by state.

To register by mail http://www.canivote.org/pdfs/
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To register online http://www.vote411.org/registertovote.php
http://www.rockthevote.com/rtv_register.html
To register as an absentee voter and if you are serving overseas in the military https://www.overseasvotefoundation.org/overseas/
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