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Watch all the PSAs


Voting While Trans

Download our resources

Voting While Trans: Preparing for Voter ID Laws explains what identification you need to vote in your state. And the Voting While Trans Checklist is a one-page guide to educate poll workers and election officials on the voting rights of transgender people.

Download them here.

Are you registered to vote?

Visit to check your voter registration information. Learn more about the identification you need to vote in your state and to locate your local polling place.

Watch all of the PSAs

Watch and share these PSAs with poll workers, county officials, trans people, and their loved ones. The PSAs feature NCTE Executive Director Mara Keisling, writer and advocate Janet Mock, actress Laverne Cox, poet Kit Yan, performance artist Ignacio Rivera, and Charles Meins. The PSAs were directed by Aaron Tredwell.

Watch them all here.


Report Voter Suppression

Election Protection Coalition

1-866-OUR-VOTE (1-866-687-8683)
1-888-VE-Y-VOTA (1-888-839-8682

Learn More

Melissa Harris-Perry Discusses Voter Suppression, Marriage, Washington Blade

The Potential Impact of Voter Identification Laws on Transgender Voters, Williams Institute

How Gender Identity May Determine the Right to Vote in 2012, The Nation

Transgender People Likely Disenfranchised by Voter ID Laws, Research Suggests, CampusProgress

50-State Student Voting Guide, Brennan Center for Justice


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