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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.

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.

May 5, 2018 Local Elections

This is the date on which local governmental entities will hold elections. The Richardson ISD Board of Trustees will hold an election for Places 1 and 2. This is not an election year for the Richardson City Council, nor for the Plano ISD.

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.