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Democracy Net (League of Women Voters) 
Enter your zip code to find out who's running for offices on your ballot and where the candidates stand on the issues you care about.

Federal Election Commission 
"The duties of the FEC, which is an independent regulatory agency, are to disclose campaign finance information, to enforce the provisions of the law such as the limits and prohibitions on contributions, and to oversee the public funding of Presidential elections."

League of Women Voters of Greater Youngstown
The League of Women Voters of Greater Youngstown provides their Voter Information Guide at this site along with League positions on federal, state and local issues.

National League of Women Voters 
The mission of the League of Women Voters, a nonpartisan organization, is to encourage the informed and active participation of citizens in government and to influence public policy through education and advocacy. The national site provides information about presidential races as well as information about all congressional seats.

Politics1.com 
This non-partisan site provides information on and links to candidates from all parties.

Project Vote Smart 
This voter information center offers information about and tracks the performance of 9,275 leaders including the President, governors, Congress, & state legislators.

Rock the Vote 
Rock the Vote is an organization geared to encouraging young people to become involved in the political process.

Vote411 
Find answers to all of your voting related questions at this site. Includes information by state on voting options, election dates, polling places, candidates, registration deadlines, eligibility requirements and more.