PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) -- September 20, 2022 is National Voter Registration Day! What is it, you ask?
Every year, millions of Americans find themselves unable to vote because they miss a registration deadline, don't update their registration or aren't sure how to register. According to U.S. Census data, 27% of voting-age citizens were not registered to vote in the 2020 election.
National Voter Registration Day, first observed in 2012, serves as a day to make sure everyone has the information they need in order to register and vote.
Each state has its own deadline for registering to vote, from 30 days before to the day of Election Day.
Below is what you need to know for Delaware, New Jersey and Pennsylvania ahead of Election Day on November 8, 2022.
The voter registration in Delaware is Saturday, October 15, 2022.
You can start your online registration on Delaware's election website.
You can also register to vote by mail or in person on Delaware's election website.
The voter registration deadline in New Jersey is Tuesday, October 18, 2022.
The last date to register before election day is Monday, October 24, 2022.