September 5, 2016 Labor Day Labor Day was originally organized to celebrate various labor associations' strengths of and contributions to the United States economy. It is largely a day of rest in modern times. Many people mark Labor Day as the end of the summer season and a last chance to make trips or hold outdoor events.
November 8, 2016 Election Day Citizens in the US who are registered can vote by popular ballot for candidates for public office at local, state, and national levels. Check your local Board of Elections websites for absentee, early voting, and other information and resources.