CRS Votes

CRS Votes

It is important to get your voice heard! Make a plan to vote.

A ruler is not to be appointed unless the community is first consulted.
—Rabbi Yitzhak, Babylonian Talmud Berachot 55a

Here are some things you need to know for the upcoming Primary Elections:

Important Dates

2022 New York Primary Election

Democratic and Republican Primaries are Tuesday, August 23.

Deadline to Register:

July 29—The deadline to register for a party and thereby be eligible to vote in the primaries. You will not be eligible to vote in the Primaries if you are not registered for a party. Click here to check or change your party registration.

Vote by Mail:

August 8—The deadline to request an absentee ballot, though it is recommended to submit your request before the deadline. Due to a recent change in the law, New York State voters are no longer permitted to cast a ballot on a voting machine in person if they have requested to vote by an absentee ballot. Click here to request an absentee ballot.

Early Voting:

August 13-21—Some early voting sites are still being finalized and may be different from your Election Day poll site.

Where to Vote?

NYC residents find your polling site here

Westchester County residents find your polling site here

Nassau and Suffolk County residents find your polling site here

Get ready for the primary! Make a plan to vote, help a friend or family member vote, and mark your calendars! Feel free to share this information on social media and with your family/friends.

Voting Checklist

Need a little inspiration?

The Reform Jewish community believes it is our responsibility to play an active role in our community and choosing its leaders. Democracy is a promise we renew not just on Election Day, but every day…all of us build democracy. Learn what the Torah can teach us about voting:

Jewish Texts on Voting and Fair Elections

Be informed. Your vote matters!