Make sure you and your friends and family are properly registered to vote.

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Get forms from the Federal Election Commission website at Read through the introduction and click on "For Public Use" at the bottom. Print copies of the National Voter Registration Form for your friends (pages 4-7) to fill out, sign and date, and mail to the proper address for your state (scroll and find at the bottom of the form.) If you prefer to use the telephone, call Project Vote Smart's voter research hotline 1-888-868-3762 to find out information on how to register in your state.