Secretary of State Encourages Kansans to Vote

The Kansas Secretary of State today kicked off an effort to encourage more citizens to vote in the upcoming election.

The 2008 Vote! Kansas initiative is part of the Help America Vote Act.

The program includes television and radio commercials and ads in print and online newspapers. A public service announcement will be aired during the KU/K-State game the weekend before the election.

The deadline to register to vote is October 20th. Voters can look up their polling place online at