Continuing Wisconsin's Tradition of Clean and Open Government
At myvote.wi.gov you can register to vote, check your voter registration status, find your polling place, see what's on your ballot, request an absentee ballot (military and permenant overseas voters only), and check provisional ballot status.
The U.S. Supreme Court has affirmed the photo ID provisions of 2011 Wisconsin Act 23. A photo ID is now required to receive a ballot in all special and regular elections. Learn more about photo ID and voting here, and visit the Bring It to the Ballot website.
The Wisconsin Division of Motor Vehicles has a new policy to help people get a free state ID card.
Answers to questions about how to register, where to vote, when to vote absentee, and much more.
Accessibility Information for Voters -- registering to vote, voting equipment, absentee voting, curbside voting and a video about accessibility and voting.
Accessibility Information for Clerks -- legal requirements for accessible voting, assisting voters with disabilities, polling place setup, and deciding on new polling places.
|State of Wisconsin Mails Postcards to Inactive Voters||June 29, 2015|
|Senate District 20 Results Certified||April 20, 2015|
|Turnout Estimated at 20 percent for April 7 Election||April 3, 2015|
|Photo ID Required after April 2015 Election||March 23, 2015|
|New G.A.B. Board Member Applications Due April 6||March 23, 2015|
Election Results -- See results for all elections going back to the year 2000.
Election Statistics -- View and download data on voter turnout, voter registration and election costs.
Eye on Lobbying-- Track lobbyists' activities on our redesigned lobbying database website.
Statements of Economic Interests -- Search for financial relationships.
Recent G.A.B. Testimony
G.A.B. Director Kevin Kennedy and other agency officials have testified recently at several legislative hearings:
|Testimony to Assembly Committee on Campaigns and Elections -- AB-189||May 19, 2015|
|Testimony to Joint Informational Hearing on Campaign Finance||March 24, 2015|
|Testimony to Joint Legislative Committee on Audit on AB9 and SB6||January 21, 2015|
On Friday, January 30, 2015, U.S. District Judge Charles N. Clevert, Jr. entered declaratory judgment and a permanent injunction following the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit’s decision in Wisconsin Right to Life, Inc. v. Barland, 751 F.3d 804 (7th Cir. 2014) (“Barland II”). Pursuant to the district court’s order, attached below are the Barland I and Barland II opinions and the district court’s January 30, 2015, order.
|2014-2015 Four-Year Voter Record Maintenance Updated Information||July 3, 2015|
|Update to 2015 and 2016 Party Ballot Order for Ballot Status Parties||July 2, 2015|
|List Maintenance for Persons Adjudicated Incompetent||June 3, 2015|
|2014-2015 Four-Year Voter Record Maintenance Webinar||June 1, 2015|
|New SVRS Security Certificate||May 21, 2015|