Tuesday , 19 November 2019

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Election Season Calls For Caution, Professionalism Among Military

When service members first don their uniforms and pick up their rifles, they do not set aside their citizenship. They reaffirm it, vow to guard it and assume the responsibility to maintain the professionalism of their station. Exercising civic rights and upholding military obligations can be a balancing act for service members. While they are encouraged to participate in the …

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Voting Workshop

Worried about making your vote count this upcoming election? Chances are your local installation’s Voting Assistance Officer has attended a workshop similar to this one, enabling them to get the info you need to make your voice heard. For more information about getting an absentee ballot or anything else voting related be sure to visit your VAO or www.fvap.gov. [youtube …

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Absentee Voting Options

By Lisa Daniel, American Forces Press Service From www.defense.gov  WASHINGTON, D.C. – Federal officials are urging military members, their families and other Americans living outside the United States to register to vote and request an absentee ballot. Both can be done easily by downloading a federal postcard application on the Federal Voting Assistance Program website, Bob Carey, the program’s director, said …

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Changes Made in Absentee Voting for Service Members

Video provided by the Pentagon Channel [youtube 60JCr41o6M4&feature=player_embedded nolink] With the election being about ten months away, now is the time to start thinking about getting your vote in and making it count.  For service members, a few more steps might need to be taken to make sure you have everything in order.  New changes to absentee voting for deployed …

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