Voter Information / First Time Voters

Information on how and where to register to vote in Iowa, where to vote and how to find your precinct, absentee voting. From the Iowa Secretary of State’s office.

Iowa's Secretary of State

Benton County Elections

Information on local county elections.

Benton County Auditor's Office

Fact Check

This "nonpartisan, nonprofit, consumer advocate" site monitors the factual accuracy of statements from major U.S. political figures. The site is sponsored by the Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania.

League of Women Voters/League of Women Voters of Iowa

The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization which works to improve our systems of government and impact public policies through citizen education and advocacy. The League is a grassroots organization, working at the national, state and local levels. The site includes information about contemporary issues such as campaign finance reform, clean air and the Voting Rights Act

League of Women Voters

Follow the Money

Tracks political contributions in all 50 states. Published by the National Institute on Money in State Politics.

Follow the Money

The Polling Report

An independent, nonpartisan resource on trends in American public opinion.

The Polling Report

New Voters Project

Dedicated to encouraging newly eligible voters to get involved in the election process and to vote

The New Voter's Project