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Elections & Voting

2020 General Election

Please click the link below for the Notice of Polling Places and the Sample Ballot for the 2020 General Election.

2020 General Election Notice and Sample Ballot **UPDATED 6/30/2020

2020 General Election ID Notice

DATE TIME WHERE PURPOSE
Monday,
March 23, 2020
8:00 am

NHC – BC Support Office 

or Elections & Voting

Vacancy Information

Elected Position Application

GTC Legal Resource Center Notice

Judiciary Notice

Monday, April 20, 2020 -Friday,
April 24, 2020
8:00 am – 4:30 pm NHC – BC
Support Office

Application Deadline

Application list as of 4/24/2020

Saturday, May 23, 2020

7:00 am – 7:00 pm

 TBD

Primary CANCELLATION Notice

Letter from OEB re Primary Cancellation

Saturday, July 25, 2020

7:00 am – 7:00 pm

Oneida Turtle School – Oneida Polling Location

SEOTS Building – Milwaukee Polling Location

2020 General Election Notice and Sample Ballot **UPDATED 6/30/2020

Tentative Results


IMPORTANT 2020 GENERAL ELECTION APPLICANT INFORMATION:

Applicants must provide the appropriate documentation, including but not limited to, copies of degree(s), official transcripts, and certifications as proof of qualification for the position in which they seek, where applicable. Those applications that do not have the proper back-up documentation regarding qualifications will be deemed as incomplete and applicant will not be eligible for candidacy.


We are continuing to monitor the COVID-19 situation and will be providing updates if necessary. For more information regarding COVID-19, please visit the Oneida Nation/COVID-19 Resource page.

For information about the Oneida Election Board, please click on the link.

If you have questions, comments, or concerns regarding the General Election information and process? Please contact the Oneida Election Board at [email protected]

Tribal Elections

Election Basics

The General Election, and Primary Election (if required), occurs every three (3) years when the Oneida Business Committee is elected. All other elections are Special Elections. Eligible voter may cast a ballot at one of two polling locations at all elections. Picture ID must be presented in order to vote.

Eligible voters may become candidates by one of two ways. They may be nominated at the caucus and be present at the caucus to accept the nomination. They may also petition by obtaining ten (10) verified signatures of Tribal members eligible to vote at the time of the signature.  In all instances, an application must be completed and returned by the appropriate deadline.

Applicants must provide the appropriate documentation, including but not limited to, copies of degree(s), official transcripts, and certifications as proof of qualification for the position in which they seek, where applicable. Those applications that do not have the proper back-up documentation regarding qualifications will be deemed as incomplete and applicant will not be eligible for candidacy.

Election Rules

The Oneida Election Law sets the rules for elections, recounts, and challenges.  It also sets the role and responsibilities of the Oneida Election Board.

Campaign Sign Notice

Links

Election Board

For more information

Contact the Oneida Election Board at [email protected]

 

State, Local, and Federal Elections

Basic Voting Information

In order to vote in Wisconsin you must:

● Be a citizen of the United States
● Be a resident of Wisconsin for at least 28 days
● Be 18 years old
● Proof of identification when voting at a polling place.  A Tribal ID is accepted.
● Not have been convicted of treason, felony or bribery, or have had your civil rights restored
● Not have been found by a court to be incapable of understanding the objective of the electoral process
● Not make or benefit from a bet or wage depending on the result of an election

Registration Deadline: 20 days before the election (or completed in the local voter registration office up to 5:00 PM the day before the election, or completed at the polling place on election day)

Click here for more information about 2020 national, state, and local candidates.

Click here for more information about voting.

 

Additional/Contact Info