Election Countdown 2012

10.02.12 | FL News Team

The 2012 U.S. Presidential election day is Tuesday, November 6th, and soon 240 million voters from 50 states and one federal district will cast their ballots to choose the next President of the United States of America. The candidates have been chosen by their respective parties:   the Democratic party is once again represented by President Barack Obama, while the Republican party nominated Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney as their candidate, and former New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson will represent the Libertarian Party in this year's election. 

If you're still unsure what each candidate stand for then we encourage you to check out these new voter guides: 

In NY:  http://newyorkfamilies.org/ 

In Pennsylvania:  http://pafamily.org/

If you haven't registered to vote yet then we invite you to follow these links:

In New York: http://www.elections.ny.gov/VotingRegister.html

In Pennsylvania: http://www.votespa.com/portal/server.pt/community/register_to_vote/13518

Here is a list of the upcoming Presidential & Vice Presidential debates:

 - 1st Presidential Debate (October 3, University of Denver, CO)

 - 2nd Presidential Debate (October 16, Hofstra University, NY)

 - 3rd Presidential Debate (October 22, Lynn University, FL)

 - Vice Presidential Debate (October 11, Ctr. College, KY)

Family Life encourages you to exercise your right as a citizen of this wonderful country and vote on election day, and don't miss Family Life's special election night coverage starting at 7PM on November 6th.  News director Bob Price will be joined in the newsroom by Jeremy Miller along with special guests to guide you through all the congressional races in New York & PA and will be with you until a new President is elected!