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2019

8
NOV

King County Elections Announces Plans for Two Results Postings for Friday, November 8
King County Elections will release two results posting on Friday, November 8. Following these posts, King County is estimating only approximately 5% of ballots will remain to be counted.

25
OCT

Online and mail voter registration deadline --Monday, October 28 for the November General Election
Those who wish to vote in the November 5 General election have until Monday, October 28 to register online or have their mailed registration form received by King County Elections.

16
OCT

Watch your mailbox for General Election ballots
King County Elections mailed ballots and local voters’ pamphlets today, October 16, to over 1.3 million registered voters for the November 5 General Election. Any voter who has not received their ballot by Monday, October 21 should call King County Elections at 206-296-VOTE (8683).

23
SEP

Celebrate National Voter Registration Day on September 24
New voter registration laws make it easier than ever to participate in National Voter Registration Day. From pre-registration for 16 and 17 year olds to same day voter registration, our state continues to reduce barriers to registering and exercising one’s most fundamental right – the right to vote.

18
SEP

King County Elections, Seattle Seahawks and CenturyLink Field Announce Partnership to Drive Voter Registration and Voter Turnout
King County Elections, the Seattle Seahawks, and CenturyLink Field announce a partnership to promote the importance of voting and voter registration throughout the season. The Seahawks and CenturyLink Field are welcoming Elections staff to two games this season to register voters and encourage fans to cast their ballots in this year’s general election.

17
JUL

Watch your mailbox for Primary Election ballots
King County Elections mailed ballots and local voters’ pamphlets today, July 17, to over 1.3 million registered voters for the August 6 Primary Election. “With same-day registration and prepaid postage on ballots, voting has never been easier and more accessible,” said Julie Wise, Director of King County Elections. “There are no longer the barriers of restrictive deadlines or needing a stamp- those barriers are gone. Vote and make your voice heard.”

23
MAY

Voter Education Fund Invests Nearly $1 Million in Diverse Communities
The Voter Education Fund is a government, philanthropic and community partnership led by King County Elections and Seattle Foundation to remove barriers to voting in underserved and underrepresented communities. A total of 39 organizations are receiving $950,000 in grants to increase voter engagement in underserved communities.

21
MAY

Second Highest Number of Candidates File for Office in King County
The full list of candidates running for office in 2019 is now available online

9
MAY

King County Elections Braces for a Record Number of Candidates Running for Office
More than 700 candidates are expected to run for office in King County this year.

3
APR

Watch your mailbox for Special Election ballots
King County Elections today mailed ballots for the April 23 special election.

4
MAR

Applications now open for 2019-2020 Voter Education Fund
The Voter Education Fund is a government, philanthropic and community partnership to remove barriers to voting in diverse communities. This cycle the Voter Education Fund will place a special emphasis on engaging people with disabilities, African American and Native American voters, and historically marginalized communities in South King County.

23
JAN

Watch your mailbox for Special Election ballots
King County Elections today mailed ballots for the February 12 special election.

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