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Department of Defense guidance on political activities and DoD support 

Federal Voting Assistance Program
Voting help for uniformed service members, their families, and citizens living outside the U.S.

Overseas Vote Foundation
Overseas Vote Foundation is dedicated to doing one thing well: helping overseas American citizens and uniformed services voters register faster, more easily and accurately than ever before. 

Secure Families Initiative
The Secure Families Initiative (SFI) is a nonpartisan organizing program that mobilizes military partners and family members to vote and advocate for a diplomacy-first approach to foreign policy. 

United States Election Assistance Commission
The U.S. Election Assistance Commission (EAC) was established by the Help America Vote Act of 2002 (HAVA). EAC is an independent, bipartisan commission charged with developing guidance to meet HAVA requirements, adopting voluntary voting system guidelines, and serving as a national clearinghouse of information on election administration. 

USPS - APO/FPO Ballot Procedures
Express Mail® Label for Returning Military Absentee Ballot Mail

Military personnel with APO/FPO addresses and Americans living abroad can now return absentee ballots via Express Mail using Label 11-DOD.

The unique Express Mail label is only for absentee ballots from Military Post Offices™ overseas. It can be stuck to the upper right corner of any size ballot envelope. Voter keeps a portion of the label to track their ballots.

Veterans for all Voters
Veterans for all Voters is a nonprofit with a mission to build and mobilize a community of military veterans to advocate for election innovations that unlock competition, make our politics less toxic and our government more effective.

Vote Vets
Started in 2006 and backed by more than 600,000 veterans, military family members and their supporters, the mission of VoteVets.org is to use public issue campaigns to give a voice to veterans on matters of national security, veterans' care, and every day issues that affect the lives of those who served, and their families.
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