Jail Voting

People in jail pre-trial have the right to vote in Michigan. We are committed to enabling people in jail with the information and opportunity to exercise that right.

Voting Access For All and Nation Outside have produced an in-depth report on voting in Michigan jails.

Ensuring the Right to Vote:

How to Expand Voting Access in Michigan Jails

VAAC promotes the acceptance of all recommendations included in this report, in order to ensure people held in Michigan jails pre-trial have the opportunity to exercise their right to vote

In Parallel, VAAC works directly with county jails and clerks to enable voting in many Michigan Jails

To join our Jail Voting Team as a volunteer, please fill out the following form expressing your interest so we can contact you with more information.

We have produced Posters and a PDF for Tablets which can be put inside jails. Either can be modified as needed for a particular jail situation. Use buttons below to see the documents. Complete this form to have a template updated with your unique requirements or to request copies of the poster.