National Voter Registration Day is Today, Deadlines to Register in SC Fast Approaching

It’s national voter registration day and the deadlines for the general election in South Carolina are two weeks away! There are three ways in which eligible residents can apply. If you plan to do so by mail, you have until October 5th to send in your application. You may also register in person but that deadline is October 2nd. Finally, if you intend to register online or by fax, you have until 11:59 p.m. on October 4th. Another important date to be aware of: October 24th is the deadline to request an absentee ballot by mail, email or fax.