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Friday, November 4, 2016

A.G. Schneiderman Announces Election Day Hotline

NEW YORK – Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman announced that his office has created a Hotline to help troubleshoot and resolve a range of issues and barriers encountered by voters at the polls for the General Election on November 8.  The Attorney General urges voters experiencing problems or issues at the polls to call the office’s hotline at 800-771-7755 or email civil.rights@ag.NY.gov at any time on Tuesday between 6 a.m. and 9 p.m.
“My office is committed to ensuring that all eligible voters are able to cast an effective ballot on Election Day,” said Attorney General Schneiderman. “If voters encounter any barriers to voting or improprieties at the ballot box, call my office immediately.
All registered New Yorkers are eligible to vote in the upcoming General Election, regardless of party affiliation.  Voters can check their registration status here.  Every poll site in the state will be open from 6 AM until 9 PM.  If you reside outside New York City and you are trying to find your poll site click here.  If you are registered in New York City and you are trying to find your poll site, click here.  Finally, if you want to contact your local Board of Elections directly, you can find contact information here