What you need to know to vote this fall
September 9, 2020
by Steve Barnett
S.D. Secretary of State
I wanted to take this opportunity to share information concerning the upcoming general election, which will be held Nov. 3. South Dakota voters have the choice of voting in-person on Election Day or by casting an absentee ballot.
South Dakota’s absentee voting processes have long been in place and provide security measures to ensure the integrity of our elections. Only registered South Dakota voters are eligible to vote absentee. To verify you are a registered voter, you may contact your local county auditor or search the Voter Information Portal (...