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In case of a presidential election, the commission shall initiate the process of such an election by publishing a notice in the gazette and in electronic and print media of national circulation  qualifications and disqualifications for election as president. The presidential election process follows a typical cycle: spring of the year before an election - candidates announce their intentions to run summer of the year before an election through spring of the election year - primary and caucus debates take place. The official us electoral college web site, providing current information about the presidential election, information about the roles and responsibilities of state officials and electors, instructions for state officials and electors, the timeline of key dates for the presidential election, information about laws and legal requirements related to the presidential election and the electors. Find information on registering to vote, confirming or updating your registration information, absentee and early voting, and voting on election day midterm congressional, state, and local elections congressional midterm elections take place between presidential elections.
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