May 13 - ALEXANDRIA, Va. - TNew York will hold its Federal primary election on June 24. If you are a New York resident and want to vote in the primary, you must register and request your ballot by May 30. If you live outside New York 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, New York will register you as an absentee voter and send you your ballot for all elections this year.

By submitting an FPCA, you will receive ballots for all regularly scheduled Federal elections in 2014.

Detailed information is available at, along with the FPCA. If you are registered and have not received your absentee ballot by May 25, use the Federal Write-In Absentee Ballot (FWAB) to vote. The form is also available at


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