Vote Smart is now MI Vote Counts!

Vote Smart is now MI Vote Counts!

MI Vote Counts is a non-partisan, weekly web-series hosted by the Michigan Department of State. Sessions feature helpful voter how-tos, a deep-dive into how Michigan elections are run, and tips for preparing your community for August and November.

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Previous Session Recordings

7/12/22 Absentee Voting Crash Course

Information about how absentee ballots are processed, important dates and deadlines, how to request and return an absentee ballot, changing your vote, and accessibility.

Absentee Voting Do’s and Don’ts Flyer

Requesting an absentee ballot Video Script

Vote early options Video Script


7/8/22 Voter Registration Crash Course

Information every registered voter in Michigan should know about voter registration, including dates and deadlines, how you can register or update your address, what happens with your voter registration info and more!

  Voting fact sheet   Overseas Military Voting flyer
  Election dates graphic   How to Register one-pager
  Registration dates graphic
For more information about Michigan voting and elections, visit:

Michigan Elections Fact Check

Michigan Elections and Voting FAQ

For resources and materials, including flyers, one-pagers and graphics,

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Jul 15 2022 - Feb 28 2025


All Day
Glenn Beck
Weekdays 9am-12pm
Dennis Prager
Weekdays 12-3pm
Thayrone X
Weekdays 3-6pm
Dana Loesch
Weekdays 6-8pm
Joe Pags
Weekdays 8pm-11pm
Steve Gruber
Weekdays 6am-9am