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09.16.2020

GET READY FOR ELECTION DAY WITH “A LATE SHOW’S” “BETTER KNOW A BALLOT” VOTER INFORMATION CAMPAIGN

Announced by Colbert on Last Night’s “Late Show,” a Series of State-by-State Informational Videos from Stephen Colbert Will Be Available on “A Late Show’s” Social Media Channels and BetterKnowABallot.com

Non-Partisan Voter Information Campaign Will Feature Customized Messages from Colbert for All 50 States and Washington, D.C. Explaining How to Register, Vote Early by Mail or Vote in Person

Watch Stephen Colbert’s Announcement from Last Night’s “Late Show”

Get ready for Election Day with A LATE SHOW with STEPHEN COLBERT’s “Better Know A Ballot” voter information campaign. The series of state-by-state informational videos, all from Stephen Colbert, will be available on A LATE SHOW’s social media channels as well as on https://www.betterknowaballot.com. The non-partisan voter information campaign was announced by Colbert during last night’s season six premiere episode.

By mid-October, Colbert will record messages specific to the voter laws in all 50 states and Washington, D.C. Colbert will explain the steps to register and vote early by mail or in person for each state as they begin their voting processes, with the goal of informing voters and encouraging them to make sure their vote is counted in the 2020 presidential election. Videos for Arkansas, Kentucky, Minnesota, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, West Virginia and Wisconsin are now available on https://www.betterknowaballot.com. The rest of Colbert’s state-specific messages will be posted in the coming weeks. Voter information for all 50 states and Washington, D.C. is available on the site now.

THE LATE SHOW with STEPHEN COLBERT, a production of The Late Show Inc., airs weeknights (11:35 PM-12:37 AM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Stephen Colbert, Chris Licht, Tom Purcell and Jon Stewart are the executive producers.

CHEAT TWEET: Get ready for Election Day with @colbertlateshow’s #BetterKnowABallot! Visit www.betterknowaballot.com for voting info direct from @StephenAtHome. #LSSC https://bit.ly/35HdBG4

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lauren.kamm@cbs.com

 

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