May 13 - ALEXANDRIA, Va. - The State of Colorado will hold its primary election on June 24. If you are a Colorado resident and want to vote in the primary, you must be registered by June 24. If you live outside Colorado and need to register to vote absentee, you can do so using the Federal Post Card Application (FPCA) available at If you complete and return this form, you will be registered to vote and will receive an absentee ballot for all Federal elections held through the next general election.

If you are already registered in Colorado, you must request your ballot by June 17 if you want to vote in the primary. You can request an absentee ballot using the FPCA available at

Detailed information is available at If you do not receive your absentee ballot by May 23, use the Federal Write-In Absentee Ballot (FWAB) to vote. The form is also available at


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