The people of the United States elect a president every 4 years. This year, Americans will vote on Tuesday, November 8, 2016. American citizens who are at least 18 years old can vote. This year, kids can vote in a special Studies Weekly election. Students have completed research on candidates from the Democrat and Republican parties. On November 1, teachers will help students log on to www.studiesweekly.com to vote in a special election. Results of the election will be posted the next day to the website.