Vote at your precinct location. See locations at the bottom of our Voting page.
Primary Ballots Available
See the Voting Page to link to the Primary Ballots for District 11 and District 14. (Polk is divided into 2 districts)
Cliff Marr, our county's Director of Elections, is interviewed by James Hrynyshyn on his podcast. Click on the image to go to a webpage to listen or find the Polk Lore podcast or find Polk Lore on your podcast application of choice. There have been changes to the way we vote and the way we are represented. Learn about those changes on this podcast.
Meet our 3 Candidates for County Commissioner
Thank you to Karen Pack, Ray Gasperson, and Libby Morris for representing us in the November election!
Democratic Candidates are now known. For an overview of the 2024 election, check out the 2024 Election main page. Check out the specific Federal, State, and Local webpages to see the specific candidates and link to their websites, if available.
New redistricting maps approved October 25th for 2024 elections See the 2024 Election page to see the lastest information on the new Congressional, NC Senate & NC House maps.
New Voter ID Requirement for 2024 Elections. Voters will be required to present an acceptable Voter ID (e.g. driver's license) at the time of voting beginning in 2024. A summary of the Voter Photo ID Requirement is available here.
Don't leave anything to chance, be sure to get your Voter ID this year.
Free Voter IDs are available now at the NC Department of Motor Vehicles and at our Polk County Board of Elections.
People can vote with a provisional ballot even if they don't present a valid Voter ID at the time of voting. An additional form will need to be filled out and a voter ID presented before the county canvass.
Helping people in need strengthens our community
The health and safety of our neighbors are important
Censorship through book banning and teacher harassment harms public education
Capitalism is at its best when it works for everyone equally
My "freedoms" should not hurt or infringe on anyone else's "freedoms"
Racism and discrimination are wrong
Violence and hate are NOT "legitimate political discourse"
Government is not the enemy; Hate, fear and disinformation are the enemy