2020 NC Voter Guide

presented by Common Cause NC

NEW! Meet the candidates on your ballot. Enter your address in the box below to begin:

From U.S. president and Congress, to the state legislature, courts and local races, these offices directly impact your life and your community. Learn about the candidates’ qualifications and see where they stand on key issues that matter to you. Enter your address in the box above to meet the candidates on your North Carolina ballot. It’s your choice and your voice!

NC Election Updates

Election Day is Tuesday, Nov. 3.
Polls will be open from 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Voters in line at 7:30 p.m. will be able to cast a ballot.

Find your Election Day polling place


Problems or questions about voting? Call the nonpartisan hotline at 866-OUR-VOTE (866-687-8683)

Or contact your county board of elections

2020 NC Election Calendar

• Oct. 9: Voter registration deadline

• Oct. 15: Early voting & same-day voter registration begin

• Oct. 27: Last day to request an absentee ballot

• Oct. 31: Early voting & same-day voter registration end

• Nov. 3: ELECTION DAY (polls open 6:30 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.)

About the NC Voter Guide

The North Carolina Voter Guide is a public service of Common Cause NC, a nonpartisan, grassroots organization dedicated to upholding the core values of American democracy.

The guide is designed to give all voters facts on the election and candidates in North Carolina.

You can donate here to support our nonpartisan voter education work.