Sacbee.com's Voter Guide 2012 -- the place to learn about Sacramento-area candidates and issues on the June 5 primary ballot -- launches today.
Simply go to www.sacbee.com/voterguide and plug in your address to generate your personalized ballot. See what races you'll vote in. Compare the candidates. Read about the issues.
When you're ready, mark your choices and print or email yourself a completed ballot. You can even share your choices on Facebook, if you like.
Bookmark www.sacbee.com/voterguide now and use it as a resource as the June 5 primary nears.
It's optimized for mobile, so you can use it on your tablet, iPhone or Android.
As you might imagine, it takes a good many people here at The Sacramento Bee to pull off a comprehensive guide like this. The heavy lifting was done by researcher Pete Basofin. But, as with most things, his work is never done ...
The Voter Guide will be revised for the November general election. Expect a whole host of new local races and measures, and state propositions.
Election 2012: Full local and state coverage
President 2012: Video, Delegate Tracker, Fact Checkers, Predict the Vote
Endorsements: Recommendations from The Bee's editorial board
New district maps: Assembly, Senate, Congress