To support civic engagement, Moraine Valley encourages its students to vote. To register to vote, go to Illinois Voter Registration. For more information, visit the Illinois State Board of Elections. To find out if you are registered to vote and where your polling place is located go to Illinois Voter Registration Information
If you are interested in learning more about candidates in the 2018 Election go to: League of Women Voters of Illinois and then click on the Voter Guide tab and enter your address. This will allow you to see all of the candidates for each specific office. This site will also connect you to your current elected officials if you wish to contact them (contact your legislators tab).
Another great election resource to learn more about candidates is: Ballot Ready.org. Simply type in your address to see all of the candidates for each office you will have the option to voting for on November 6th 2018. There are also tabs near the top for Issue Stances and Endorsements.
Confused about judges and whether to retain them? If so then go to Vote for Judges.org to see evaluations for each judge from the bar associations and endorsements from Chicago Tribune.