U.S. Government
Voter Registration
Candidates
Quotes
Elections

100

The three branches of the U.S. Government

Judicial, Legislative, Executive

100

The age you must be in order to register to vote in the United States

18

100

The three Republican candidates running for President in 2020 (as of November)


Donald Trump

Joe Walsh

William Weld

100

“If we give Donald Trump eight years in the White House, he will forever and fundamentally alter the character of this nation, who we are, and I cannot stand by and watch that happen.”

Joe Biden

100

An election prior to the general election in which voters select the candidates who will run on each party's ticket

Primary Election (Primaries)

200

Together, the House of Representatives and the Senate form this

Congress

200

One website you can use to register to vote online

200

The number of Democratic candidates running for President in 2020

18

200

“I believe that we can build a country where no one is forgotten, no one is left behind … where we see the faces of our leaders on television and feel pride, not shame.”

Cory Booker

200

A group of persons called "electors," selected by the voters in each state, that officially elects the president and vice president

The Electoral College

300

Made up of 435 members serving two-year terms

The House of Representatives

300

A vote cast by someone who is unable to attend the official polling station to which the voter is normally allocated (also referred to as mail ballot)

Absentee Ballot

300

The candidate who has run for President twice before, and whose main issues include:

Restoring America’s standing on the global stage;

Strengthening economic protections for low-income workers in industries like manufacturing and fast food. 

Joe Biden

300

“It’s time for women to go to Washington and fix our broken government, and that includes a woman at the top.”

Elizabeth Warren

300

The number of electors in each state is equal to ___

That state's number of representatives in both houses of Congress

400

Made up of 100 members serving rotating 6-year terms

The Senate

400

For Primary Elections - the day you can declare a party if you are unaffiliated



The day of the Primary Election

400

Elected to Senate in 2012, this candidate is a former Harvard law professor who wants to bring “big, structural change,” with the goal of tilting power toward working people and away from big corporations and the rich 

Elizabeth Warren

400

“I believe our country wants and needs some leadership that provides a vision of the country in which everyone could see themselves.”

Kamala Harris

400

Private meeting run by a political party at the county, district, or precinct level

Caucus

500

Three positions that the president can appoint

Cabinet officials, White House staff and Supreme Court justices

500

The New York State Voter Identification Requirements

No documents

500

This candidate favors fiscal restraint, free trade and moderate immigration reform, and has endorsed steps to legalize marijuana

William Weld

500

“We’ve got a guy in the White House who is unfit, completely unfit, to be president and it stuns me that nobody stepped up.”

Joe Walsh

500

State with the most Electoral College votes

California (55)