As of today (October 19th), there are only 15 days until Election Day on November 3! But DON’T WAIT until then to vote:

  • If you aren’t registered to vote, you can register and do same-day voting at your county clerk office.
  • Absentee ballots have been being mailed out. You can mail them back – right away is ideal – or drop them off at designated dropboxes or at the county clerk office. Starting Oct 17, you can also drop them off at in-person early voting locations.
  • The last day to request an absentee ballot is Oct 20.
  • Go to NMVote.org to get information on county clerk offices and the voting process.

Please get involved and support candidates running this election cycle throughout the state. Below is a list of candidate events and volunteer opportunities for CVNM Action Fund’s endorsed candidates for the week of October 11. Additional details can generally be found either on candidate websites or their Facebook pages.

Wednesday Oct. 20

Katy Duhigg fundraiser with Governor Lujan Grisham, starting at 5:30 p.m. Email: RSVP@KatyDuhigg.com to receive the Zoom link

Recurring, every Thursday (until Oct. 29) and Saturday (until Nov. 1)

Katy Duhigg Volunteer Phone Banking, from 5;00 – 7:00 p.m. both days. RSVP on candidate Facebook page @KatyDuhiggforNM, or by emailing volunteer@katyduhigg.com

Recurring up until Election Day, Fridays after 4:00 p.m. and Saturdays before 10:00 a.m. Drop by Katy Duhigg’s house to pick up material to hand out. Address: 6028 Kensington Ave. NW, 87107

She also wants volunteers to send out postcards! Call 505-250-2238 or email me at Volunteer@KatyDuhigg.com to get involved.

Recurring every day until Election Day, phone-banking for Martin Hickey. To sign up, use this link: https://forms.gle/D88CaVRccpMPkBrU7

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Thank you everyone who decides to support these candidates during this extremely important election cycle. As a reminder, for those who need it, the last day to request an Absentee Ballot application is Tuesday October 20. If you are mailing you ballot back, make sure to do so by October 27, to ensure it gets received in time. If you are worried, you can deliver it to your county clerk office by 7:00 p.m. election day, to a polling place between now and October 31 during early in-person voting, or to a polling location on election day.

PLEASE FOLLOW THE INSTRUCTIONS when filling out and returning your absentee ballot. It can be confusing.