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US citizens overseas - are your registered to vote?

Election season is coming up and the stakes are high! Make sure you are registered and get your absentee ballot in time

Register to vote, request an absentee ballot or check the status of your ballot. Select your State or territory of legal residence to get started. 

Democrats Abroad is the official Democratic Party arm for the millions of Americans living outside the United States. We strive to provide Americans abroad a Democratic voice in our government and elect Democratic candidates by mobilizing the overseas vote.

Democrats Abroad Japan (DAJ) is looking for people to help with get out the vote throughout Japan
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DeepJapan July 22 update

This is an email update for DeepJapan SenpaiView in your browserJuly 22, 2016 DeepJapan Team Update Subscribe here to DEEP JAPAN 
Have you read the articles up on DeepJapan lately? Some of the recent advice posted includes travel tips for

Tokyo home stays needed for Tohoku kids!

From Shizuka Kumagai,
NonProfit Organization Motherlink・Japan in Rikuzentakata-city,Iwate pref.

We're the organization to support single-parent families and their children around the damaged area in north east of Japan.
And we'd just started running free-school for the children who are suffering from the disaster.
This school is a place for single-parent families who are suffering by poverty. They can leave their children in our care while they're working, and they can eat here for free.
There're so many children who can't go to school or even can't go out from their home because of their suffer from the disaster.

Now we're working on the new project that children who are suffered by the disaster do home stay at the families from overseas, and living in
Tokyo, in this summer. the purposes of this project are
・ To keep the children of single-parent family off the loneliness in the summer vacation.
・ To simulate experience the life of foreign countries in the f…