Research What's on Your Ballot

​View your ballot before you vote so you can research the candidates and issues. You can take notes or a printed voter guide with your to the poll – but only on paper. You cannot view or take photos with your phone inside a Texas polling location.

Use the Voter Lookup tool at the Dallas County Elections website to check your registration status and view a personalized sample ballot. 

If you don't live in Dallas County, check your status at Vote Texas or these neighboring county voter websites.

Once you have your ballot, visit candidates' webpages and seek out nonpartisan sources that inform voters. Below are a few organizations and digital publications to visit and learn more about voting, candidates and the latest news on upcoming elections.

Nonprofit Organizations

Digital Resources​