Vote count observers may see Manila mail ballot envelopes like these, stacked vertically inside plastic file boxes marked US Postal Service, with bright tags added reading "Ballots Only"
Jun 2
Friday, June 2, 2023 Online

Free Online Training

Friday, June 2

12:00 to 1:00 PM Eastern

Become a Vote Count Observer!

Observing the vote count to can help make our elections more transparent and protect the freedom to vote. Act For Trusted Election Results with the AFTER Project!

Will you be working to register voters, get out the vote, or help with a campaign this year? Great! When that work is over, don’t sit home feeling helpless! Help protect the votes you worked so hard for!

Did you know that the processing and counting of votes is open for observation, yet hardly anyone shows up to make sure everything is done fairly and accurately?

It’s time to change that!

Changes in election laws are making it harder for people to vote. Election officials are being harassed. False accusations of fraud can disrupt election processes.

Certainly we can’t stand by and watch while our freedom to vote is destroyed! We must come together to stop election sabotage!

Learn to Help Stop Election Sabotage by Observing the Vote Count

At this free one-hour training, you’ll learn:

  • How to get a behind-the-scenes view of the June 6 New Jersey primary election
  • How fair-minded election observers help protect the freedom to vote
  • Where things can go wrong in the counting of votes
  • What to do if you see problems
  • How to become a vote count observer

You don’t need any prior experience to be an election observer. Even if you’ll be voting for the first time this year or do not have voting rights, you’re welcome at the training! Invite your friends! is a nonpartisan organization working for the freedom to vote and transparent elections so every voice is heard. We welcome new members!

Photo credit: Sue Dorfman