Essential voting vocabulary

2020 is an election year in the U.S. so here is some essential voting vocabulary that you might find useful:

ballot box = urna

election campaign = campana electoral

(US) Congress / Parliament (UK)  = Parlamento

(US )House of Representatives / (UK) House of Commons = Congreso de los Diputados

(US) Senate  (UK) House of Lords = Senado

(US) congressional district / (UK) constituency = circunscripción

poll (to collect opinion ) = sondear

opinion poll = encuesta de opinión

polling station = colegio/mesa electoral

go to the polls  = ir a votar