Voter registration and registration status
If you don't know if you are registered to vote, you can check your voter registration status online at VoterStatus.sos.ca.gov. If you have re-registered this year, you should check your voter registration status.
If you are not registered to vote, have moved, or wish to pre-register to vote, you can register online at RegisterToVote.CA.gov.
The Democrats of Rossmoor and the California or Contra Costa County Democratic Party, have endorsed the following candidates:
State Governor: Gavin Newsom
Secretary of State: Alex Padilla
State Controller: Betty Yee
State Treasurer: Fiona Ma
State Attorney General: Xavier Becarra
State Insurance Commissioner: Ricardo Lara
State Superintendent of Public Instruction: Tony Thurmond
State Board of Equalization, District 2: Malia Cohen
U.S. House of Representatives, Congressional District 11: Mark DeSaulnier
State Assembly, District 16: Rebecca Bauer-Kahan
Contra Costa County Superintendent of Schools: Lynn Mackey
Contra Costa County Auditor-Controller: Ayore Riaunda
Note: the Democrats of Rossmoor do not endorse either candidate when two Democratic Party candidates are running against each other for one position.
Important dates for the November 6, 2018, General Election
September 27–October 16: State Voter Information Guide mailing
October 8: Vote-by-Mail ballot mailing begins. You may request a Vote-by-Mail ballot online. Postage for your Vote-by-Mail ballot is $0.92.
October 22: close of voter registration. You can register online or your registration must be postmarked by this date.
October 23–November 6: 15-day conditional voter registration (CVR). New citizens may register to vote during this period. Also, others may "conditionally" register and cast a CVR provisional ballot at the county elections office.
October 30: last day to request Vote-by-Mail ballot. Postage for your Vote-by-Mail ballot is $0.92.
November 6: Election Day (7 a.m.– 8 p.m.). Vote-by-Mail ballot must be postmarked on or before this date. Postage for your Vote-by-Mail ballot is $0.92. Your polling location and precinct number are on the back of your sample ballot. Please bring your precinct number when you vote.