Attention Newly Registered Voters Located In New York City, Beware of Misleading Post Card.
If you know any newly registered voters located in New York City, please share the following information provided by the gothimist.
You have recently received an Approval Notice. The date on the notice for the Primary Election was incorrect. The correct date is September 13, 2016. Polls will be open from 6 AM to 9PM. We apologize for any inconvenience.
There is a primary election on September 13th, but it is a state and local election, and the primary on everyone’s mind at the moment, the presidential one, is still on April 19th. The mailer makes no mention of which primary it is referring to.
Three people whom we spoke to were also alarmed by the fact that the mailers were near their mailboxes, but not in them.
The front of the postcard Some 60,000 newly registered voters in New York City recently received notices misleadingly stating that the primary election is in September. The mailers read: You have recently received an Approval Notice. The date on the notice for the Primary Election was incorrect.