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Office of the Secretary of State
Idaho Student Mock Election
The PEW Voter Information Project has created polling place locator apps for your smartphone. iOS or Android
General Election Nov 4th, 2014

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ProtecTeens contains information for parents about the danger to children from Internet sexual predators. The ProtecTeens video and resource kit were developed by the Attorney General and the Secretary of State. You can view ProtecTeens or order a free CD by clicking here

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Telephone: (208) 334-2300

Mailing address:
PO Box 83720
Boise ID 83720-0080

Physical Locations

Administrative Office

700 West Jefferson
Room E205

(State Capitol, East Wing, Second Floor)

Commercial Office
Commercial Office

Idaho Secretary of State
450 N. 4th Street
Boise ID, 83702

(State Library Building at 4th and State Streets.)

Commercial Office
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Press Release - October 28, 2014 - Last day to request absentee ballot tomorrow October 29th. Early voting ends Friday.
Press Release - October 23, 2014 - Secretary of State Ben Ysursa Announces the 2014 Idaho Student Mock Election.
Press Release - October 21, 2014 - Secretary of State Ben Ysursa Announces a Polling Place Locator Application for Smart Phones. See the Voter Information Project box above.
Press Release - October 3, 2014 - Idaho Voters' Pamphlet Delivered Statewide This Week

Secretary of State Ben Ysursa urges all Idaho residents to watch for the 2014 Idaho Voters' Pamphlet in their mail. The Idaho Voters' Pamphlet contains information concerning constitutional amendment H.J.R. 2 that will appear on the November 4, 2014 General Election ballot. Important information is included regarding registration, absentee ballots, and contact information for your county clerk. This pamphlet is also available online: Idaho Voters' Pamphlet [PDF] and Audio Version Idaho Voters' Pamphlet [MP3]

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The office of Secretary of State Ben Ysursa is on the 2nd floor, east wing of the Capitol Building. Office hours are Monday-Friday from 8 am to 5 pm, closed for lunch from 12-1.

The Commercial Office is located at 4th & State Streets, hours are Monday-Friday from 8 am to 5 pm, and the office is open during the noon hour.

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