Internet Guide - Elections and Voting

Congress Votes Database

Every vote in the US Congress by every member on every bill for every Congress since 1991. A project of the Washington Post.

Democratic and Republican Parties /

Websites of our country's two majority parties.

Federal Election Commission

The FEC oversees and enforces campaign finance laws. Use this site to look at campaign finance reports and data for national election candidates and special interest groups.

League of Women Voters of Northwest Wayne County

"The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging informed and active participation in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy."

"Guide to money in U.S. elections," from the Center For Responsive Politics, a research group in D.C.

Project Vote Smart

"As a national library of factual information, Project Vote Smart covers your candidates and elected officials in five basic categories: biographical information, issue positions, voting records, campaign finances and interest group ratings."


Use Publius to discover your Michigan Polling Location and to review ballots for upcoming local, state and national elections.

Vote 411

Comprehensive voting resource from the League of Women Voters' Education Fund.

Wayne County Clerk

Office of the Wayne County Clerk, who oversees elections in Wayne County

Westland City Clerk

Office of the Westland City Clerk, who oversees city elections and voter registration in Westland.

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