Elections & Voting

Politifact.com

Researched and written by staff of the St. Petersberg Times and the Congressional Quarterly, this website tracks the accuracy of political statements to provide the public with a clearer view of the facts.  Their “Truth-O-Meter” rates on a range including “true”, “barely true”, “half true” and “false.”

League of Women Voters of Michigan

Helpful voting information is presented along with an online voter registration capability.  In addition to current election information, you can find links to other online resources.

Project Vote Smart

This comprehensive website is devoted to presenting unbiased information on political candidates at state and federal levels.  Entering your zip code also allows you to find your current state officials in the House and Senate along with their biographies, voting records and contact information.

Publius Voter Information Center

“Non-partisan information for Michigan voters since 1996” is presented along with general voting information, tips for students, and even maps to your voting place.