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Recent news releases
Watch your mailbox for Presidential Primary ballot
King County Elections mailed ballots today, February 19, to over 1.35 million registered voters for the March 10 Presidential Primary. Any voter who has not received their ballot by Monday, February 24 should call King County Elections at 206-296-VOTE (8683).
Online and mail voter registration deadline -- Monday, February 3 for the February Election
Those who wish to vote in the February 11 special election have until Monday, February 3 to register online or have their mailed registration form received by King County Elections.
February Special Election Logic And Accuracy Test Tomorrow
King County Elections will perform the county's official logic and accuracy testing on ballot counting and processing equipment at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, January 28 at the King County Elections office, 919 SW Grady Way in Renton.
King County Elections Director Julie Wise to be sworn in for second term on Tuesday, January 7
Following a resounding re-election in November, Julie Wise will be sworn in for her second term as King County Director of Elections by Supreme Court Justice Mary Yu. Other speakers include King County Executive Dow Constantine and the founder and Executive Director of Mujer Al Volante, Jaqueline Garcia.
King County Elections Announces Recount Plans
Following certification of results last week, King County Elections will hold recounts for City Council positions in Bothell, Redmond, and Mercer Island on Wednesday, December 4th and Thursday, December 5th.