IN PERSON ABSENTEE VOTING OPENS MONDAY, JANUARY 25, 2016

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[Notice: This Post was for the Presidential Preference Primary

For the 2016 General Election Info click here.]


IN PERSON ABSENTEE VOTING FOR FEBRUARY 20, 2016 SCGOP PRESIDENTIAL PREFERENCE PRIMARY OPENS MONDAY, JANUARY 25, 2016

The Boards of Voter Registration and Elections of Beaufort & Jasper Counties will be open Monday, January 25, 2016 for in-person absentee voting for the Feb. 20, 2016 Republican presidential primary election

The Bluffton Office (Beaufort County Satellite Office), 61-B Ulmer Road, will be open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Take 278 or Bluffton Parkway to Burnt Church Road and turn right (left if you are coming from Hilton Head). Take Burnt Church Road to Ulmer Road and make a left — then follow signs to Board of Elections Office.

Beaufort County Voters can also vote at the Beaufort Board of Elections Office from 9 AM to 5 PM. Take 170 toward Beaufort and turn left at light near Lowes onto John Galt Road–follow signs to Board of Elections.

Jasper County voters can vote at 1506 Grays Hwy, Ridgeland, S.C 29936, (by the Ridgeland Baptist Church, turn right around corner) Monday to Friday from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM or go onto www.scvotes.org

THE LAST DAY OF IN-PERSON ABSENTEE VOTING FOR THE GOP PRIMARY IS FEB. 19, 2016!!

The Democratic Presidential Preference Primary in-person absentee voting begins on Feb.1, 2016.

Voters are required to present one of the following forms of photo identification at the polls: S.C. driver’s license, S.C. Department of Motor Vehicles identification card, S.C. Voter Registration card with photo, U.S. Passport, or Federal Military identification with a photo.

For more information, Beaufort County voters can go to bcgov.net/vote or call (843) 255-6900. Jasper County Voters can go to http://www.jaspercountysc.org/secondary.aspx?pageID=124 or call 843-726-7709.

People who will be assisting on Election Day such as poll workers, GOP poll watchers or other Republican Get out the Vote volunteers should vote absentee.

ABSENTEE VOTING — BY MAIL
You can also request an Absentee Ballot by mail at any time. (If there are large crowds at the absentee locations, you may need to do this). Please telephone the Election Office in Beaufort at 255-6901 (alternative numbers: (843) 255-6900; (843) 255-6913 & (843) 255-6911) and request an Application. Jasper County voters can call (843) 255-6900.

The application will be mailed or faxed to you. Fill out the application and mail it back to the address indicated. (LET ME EMPHASIZE — FOLLOW THE INSTRUCTIONS!!) You will then receive a ballot in the mail. Fill the ballot out, vote (again FOLLOWING INSTRUCTIONS!!), and mail it back to the address indicated so that it is received no later than FEBRUARY 19, 2016 at 7:00 PM for the SCGOP PPP. All applications must be mailed no later than 5 days before the primary.

You can also obtain an absentee ballot at http://www.scvotes.org/2009/10/15/absentee_voting

IN PERSON ABSENTEE VOTING IS PREFERABLE TO MAIL-IN ABSENTEE BALLOTS BECAUSE OF THE PROBLEMS WITH MAIL IN BEAUFORT COUNTY.

Paid for and authorized by the Beaufort County Republican Party.

Not Authorized by any Candidate or Candidate's Committee.