Write-In Candidate

To be a Write-In candidate, you must complete a Declaration of Intent to be a Write-In Candidate form no later than 61 days prior to an election.

*Last day to file to be a write in candidate for the February 28, 2017 Consolidated Republican Primary is December 29, 2016
*Last day to file to be a write-in candidate for the April 4, 2017 Consolidated Election is February 2, 2017

1. Darken the oval to the left of the write-in line under the appropriate office on the ballot.
2. Write the candidate’s name on the line provided under the appropriate office on the ballot.
(The voter must make his/her intent clear, ex:  Frank Smith, not Smith.)

Example of a ballot with a valid write-in vote:

Examples of a Valid Write-In

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