Elections and Voting

Important Dates: 2020 Primary and General Elections       
  • June 1, 2020: Last day for candidates to file at Douglas County Clerk's Office
  • July 14, 2020: Last day to register to vote in the primary elections
  • July 15, 2020: Advance voting by mail and in person for the primary elections begins
  • July 28, 2020: Deadline to request an advance ballot to be mailed
  • August 3, 2020: Advance voting closes at noon
  • August 4, 2020: Primary election
  • October 13, 2020: Last day to register to vote in the general election
  • October 14, 2020: Advance voting by mail and in person for the general election begins
  • October 27, 2020: Deadline to request an advance ballot to be mailed
  • November 2, 2020: Advance voting closes at noon
  • November 3, 2020: General election

Getting Registered to Vote

Finding Your Polling Place

Researching Candidates and Issues

Looking for reliable information on political candidates and issues? Want to know who is running for office? Try these resources!

Just want to get the facts straight? You can fact check politicians on the national stage with these resources:

Want to follow the money? You can research contributions to state and national candidates’ campaigns with these tools:


Local Candidate Forums

County Commission: 

District Attorney:

Sheriff:


Local Candidate Profiles:

County Commission 2nd District

County Commission 3rd District

District attorney

Register of deeds

Sheriff

Treasurer

Get Involved

Interested in being a poll worker in Douglas County? Click here for requirements and application information.

Interested in running for office in Kansas or Douglas County? Click here for forms and filing information.

Important Contacts: The Douglas County Clerk’s Office is responsible for overseeing all national, state and local elections conducted in Douglas County.

  • Email: elections@douglascountyks.org
  • Phone: 785-832-5267
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