Oregon Secretary of State’s office

A video from the Oregon Secretary of State’s office explains the state’s closed primary system, and how voters can check or change their voter registration. The deadline to change your party affiliation before the May Election is April 26. Find the video online at youtu.be/TsvxykXloD4.

Check you voter registration to ensure you receive correct ballot in Oregon’s primary election.

Both major parties in Oregon — Republicans and Democrats — are holding closed primaries, which means only people registered as a member of the party can vote for their candidates. The winners go on to face each other in the General Election in November.