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March 3, 2020 Primary Elections

Where can I find more information about the 2020 Texas Primary Elections?

Primary Election Information

Your Vote Counts!

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 General Election ballot must first win that party's Primary Election.

You can search by county for candidates who have filed for office on the website of the Texas Secretary of State.

Information on VOTERS GUIDES, sample ballots, and polling places will be available soon.

The date of the Primary Runoff Election is May 26, 2020.

Candidate Forums

Approximately one-third of Richardson voters live in Collin County.

The League of Women Voters of Collin County will hold a candidate forum for a number of offices:

  • Saturday, January 25, 2020, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. (multiple forums)
  • Conference Room C, Collin College
  • 2800 E Spring Creek Pkwy, Plano, TX 75074

For more information, including lists of candidates who will attend, see the Forums page on the LWV-Collin website.

Important Dates

December9Last day for candidates to file
January1First day to apply for ballot by mail
February3Last day to register to vote in this election
February18First day of Early Voting
February21Last day to apply for ballot by mail
February28Last day of Early Voting
March3Last day for receipt of ballot by mail
March3Election Day
May26Runoff Election