2012 ELECTION VOTING ASSISTANCE AT MILITARY BOWL
Voting registration in conjunction with NCAA football game
December 27, 2011 - Arlington, Va. - The Federal Voting Assistance Program (FVAP) will be registering voters at the Military Bowl at RFK Stadium on December 28 in Washington, D.C. The post-season NCAA football matchup between the Air Force Academy Falcons and University of Toledo Rockets benefits and seeks to generate broad support for the USO, positively impact the regional economy, honor the U.S. military, and solidify the nation’s capital as a college football destination. Five thousand tickets will be provided free of charge to military members and their families.
FVAP staff, Voting Assistance Officers, and local election officials will be manning booths in the Military Village and stadium to register military personnel and their spouses to vote. FVAP Deputy Director of External Relations and Communications, Scott Wiedmann, will be present to speak with attendees and onsite media.
The FVAP.gov Web Portal is Your 2012 Election Resource
We are ready for the voter! Everything you need this election season is available at FVAP.gov! At this web portal you’ll find FPCA and FWAB wizards, voter alert signup, RSS feed, social media, and more. Visit today!
If you’d like more information on the Federal Voting Assistance Program or need help with the absentee voting process please go to the www.FVAP.gov web portal or contact the FVAP at 703-588-1584 (toll free 1-800-438-VOTE). Email the program at VOTE@FVAP.GOV and don’t forget to “like” us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/DoDFVAP and follow @FVAP on Twitter for election updates throughout 2012.
PDF version of FVAP News Release #40