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Election: Resources to Vote

This guide is to help Guilford student connect to resources they need to knowledgeably cast their ballots in U.S. elections, including methods to vote locally or by absentee ballot and how to find reliable information about candidates.

Fact Checking

News Sources

News websites are not always objective. It may be an editorial that states an opinion. Partisan views may be found on blogs, as well. Evaluate the source for the information you read.

Below are links to a few suggested news sources.

C- Span - Part of their mission is to provide elected and appointed officials and others who influence public policy a direct conduit to the audience without filtering or otherwise distorting their points of view.

Center for Public Integrity - One of the country's oldest and largest nonpartisan, nonprofit investigative news organizations.

Historic Elections - Helpful Videos

Understanding Elections - Helpful Videos

Please note - some of these videos are sarcastic or meant to be humorous.  They still have a lot of educational value, but it is important to note that the views expressed in these videos are not necessarily those represented by Hege Library.