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Facebook is offering a great tool for Bristol voters on election day

Voting location

Voting location

Facebook is letting its users create their own voting plan, checking out the official ballot and locating their polling place.

Each candidate for all races includes an About section where users can learn about the candidate’s positions on specific issues, recent endorsements and links to each candidate’s official website.

For Bristol details, you will need to include your address. Once your plan is ready, you can email it to yourself to have an extra copy, as well as encourage your friends and family to build out their own election itineraries.

It’s a clever move by Facebook. Many people don’t know what’s on their ballot – aside from the big two candidates – until voting day.

What better way to make sure people are informed than leveraging the country’s –and world’s– biggest social network?

You can view the Facebook voter tool HERE.

You can also view polling locations via the City of Bristol website HERE.

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