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Watson, President Swallow's beloved basset hound, wearing an Uncle Sam costume, urging Carthage c... Wisconsin’s Spring Election will be held on Tuesday, April 5. Vote from your dorm or living room — request an absentee ballot!

Voters can request an absentee ballot be mailed to their home address or a different address than where they’re registered.

The Wisconsin deadline to request an absentee ballot is 5 p.m. on Thursday, March 31. Completed absentee ballots can be mailed to the City Clerk’s Office in the pre-addressed envelope enclosed with your ballot, or you can return your ballot in person to the City Clerk’s Office at the Municipal Building (625 52nd St.) by 8 p.m. on Tuesday, April 5 (Election Day). Note: Only you may turn in your ballot to the City Clerk’s Office — no one may submit it for you. 

Students, if you’ve registered using your Carthage address, you can request to have your ballot mailed to your dorm! 

To request an absentee ballot for the Wisconsin primaries, visit or email Through, you also have the opportunity to request absentee ballots be mailed to you for all 2022 elections. 

If you’re from a different state and registered to vote in that state, request an absentee ballot for your state.

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