Today is the perfect day to register to vote if you haven't already in preparation for the upcoming midterm elections.

The midterm elections see voters choose a third of the U.S. Senate and all 435 members of the U.S. House of Representatives. To prepare new voters for the  midterms, the National Association of Secretaries of State established National Voter Registration Day in 2012.

The voter registration process is quick and painless. Click here to register and here to find out more about voting policies in Louisiana.