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Upcoming Elections

Where can I find information about important dates, forums, and VOTERS GUIDES?

NOTE:
The League of Women Voters of Richardson makes every effort to inform citizens about elections through VOTERS GUIDES and candidate forums. We are able to do this thanks to the community's generous support of the League of Women Voters of Texas Education Fund - Richardson Account. To make a donation to this fund, click here.

November 7, 2017 State Constitutional Amendment Election

This is the date on which Texas voters will vote on seven proposed amendments to the Texas Constitution.

To read a Texas Tribune article on the proposed amendments, click here.

The League of Women Voters of Texas will publish a VOTERS GUIDE for this election. We will link to that publication on our website, and paper copies will be available at locations around town closer to the election.

More information and analysis will be posted as it becomes available.

March 6, 2018 Primary Elections

This is the date on which the major political parties will hold their Primary Elections. Candidates who wish to represent one of the major parties in races that will appear on the November 2018 ballot must first win that party's Primary Election.

The names of the candidates who will be running for office in the Primary Elections will be available after the December 11, 2017, filing deadline.

More information will be posted as it becomes available.

November 6, 2018 Midterm Election

This is the date on which the Midterm (General) Election will be held. All seats in the U.S. House and Texas House will be on the ballot, as will some U.S. Senate and Texas Senate seats. Both the Governor and Lieutenant Governor's offices will be on the ballot, as will many regional and local races.

More information will be posted as it becomes available.

Election information

For complete, official information concerning upcoming elections, please go to the Texas Secretary of State's website.