Learning that we have a choice to exercise our voices through our votes!
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WeVoteHawaii Elections 2016
The WeVoteHawaii ohana extends sincere condolences to Board Chair Linda Coble on the loss of her husband Kirk Matthews. Kirk supported WeVoteHawaii from its beginning through newscasts, attending events, and always being there for us. He will be missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with Linda and the Matthews family.
TEACHERS: If your school does not have a School Level Ambassador (SLA) to print Student Passwords to vote in the official WeVoteHawaii General Election, please see your Principal or Head of School and have him/her write to us using the Contact Us form under the About button. For Practice Voting, individual Student Passwords are not needed.
DISTRICT-PRECINCT LOOKUP: District-Precinct Numbers are needed for both Practice and Official WVH voting. If this is the first time you are looking up the numbers, it is suggested that you read the instructions. DOE schools: If you click on the District-Precinct Lookup button and nothing happens (you see the spinning wheel), the DOE firewall is blocking access. The lookup works on your phone or device not connected to your school wifi/network. We notified the DOE to unblock the site.
September 26-October 21
Practice voting for Official WVH General Elections. Type DEMO as the Password and input District and Precinct numbers.You may practice as many times as you want. PC users, Firefox browser not recommended (checkboxes overlap).
Some ballots will not have candidates for the State Senate (it may not be a year the district’s Senate seat is up for election) and for State House (if a candidate was elected in the primary because there is no opponent in the General Election).
Student issues will be posted under Candidates and Issues the week of October 3rd.
September 26 to October 21
Printing & distribution of Student Passwords for WVH General Election by School Level Ambassadors or designee(s)
September to November 8
On-campus spirit-building for participation in the online voting, e.g., voter registration drives, school rallies, candidate forums
October 25 to November 8
WeVoteHawaii GENERAL ELECTION with required student passwords & voting district and precinct numbers.
WVH General Election results will be posted online at 6 PM, Tuesday, Nov. 8
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