Election 2013: Be Prepared
Are you ready to vote on Nov. 5? Arm yourself with the information you need to make an educated decision at the polls.
Research the Issues
What issues are most important to you? The library is your resource for information on all sides of today's issues to help you make informed decisions. Many are accessible online, including a variety of newspapers
and resources like Opposing Viewpoints
, which drills down into the details of thousands of topics.
If you want to find out who will be on your ballot, check out the Virginia State Board of Elections election search
to review a sample ballot.
There are also helpful, non-partisan websites, such as Vote411.org
(maintained by the League of Women Voters), where you can assess candidates side-by-side on the issues and determine who best represents your positions.
Decide for Yourself
Of course, it's important to get out and vote on Nov. 5, 2013. If you're note sure where to vote in Virginia Beach, visit the Voter Registrar's Office website for a list of locations