If you'd rather not wait to cast your ballot for the General Election on November 6, 2012, you can vote early, (but not often) in Illinois starting this Saturday, October 27 until November 3, 2012.
These are the links to some counties in Southwestern Illinois that allow early voting:
- for early voting in Saint Clair County, http://tinyurl.com/StClairCountyEarlyVoting
- for early voting in Madison County, http://www.madisonvotes.com/early-voting.shtml
For registration & polling places, voter registration, and absentee voting in Illinois, this website has all the information:http://www.elections.il.gov/
Voting has been made more convenient with early voting. Regardless of your political affiliation, come out and vote early or on November 6th.