For this year's election on Nov. 6, you are required to show proof of identification at your polling place. Tthere's still time to register and obtain a Voter ID card if you plan to vote.
The accompanying video (running time 1 minute) provides a summary of how to get a free Rhode Island Voter ID card through the office of Secretary of State Ralph Mollis.
For more information on the Voter ID card, including whether you need one and how to get one, call the secretary of state's office at (401) 222-2340, TTY 711 send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit the Voter ID card web page by clicking here.
Editor's note: This video has been updated with revised information provided by the Rhode Island Secretary of State's office.