There are several primary elections around the state that will take place on June 3.
The voter pre-registration deadline is Friday May, 23 at 5 PM. You can go to the Secretary of State’s web page to verify if you are registered www.sos.iowa.gov. There are provisions where you can register after the May 23 deadline.
The deadline the deadline to request an absentee ballot by mail is Friday, May 30, at 5 p.m. Absentee ballots received in the county auditor’s office by 9 p.m. on Tuesday, June 3, are eligible for counting. Absentee ballots returned by mail and received after 9 p.m. on Tuesday, June 3, must be postmarked by Monday, June 2, or earlier and received in the county auditor’s office no later than noon on Monday, June 9.
The last day to vote an absentee ballot in person at the county auditor’s office is Monday, June 2.
The Polls will be open 7 AM to 9 PM.
Voters must be registered voters of either the Democratic or Republican Party to participate in the primary election. Voters can change their party affiliation any time before Election Day or at their polling place on Election Day.
Labor Endorsed candidates with Primaries:
Patrick Murphy – 1st District US Congress
HD 61: Timi Brown-Powers
HD 97: Jay Saxon
HD 65: Gary Anhalt
SD 35: Wally Horn
SD 45: Joe Seng
HD 43: Kim Robinson
HD 47: Hans Erickson
SD 17: Tony Bisignano
SD 23: Herman Quirmbach
SD 41: Steve Siegel
SD 7: Jim France
Democrat Primary – Supervisor James Laird and Brinson Kinzer
Republican Primary – Supervisor William P Cusack
Democrat Primary – Supervisor Rob Krysh
Democrat Primary – Recorder Nancy Long
Des Moines County:
Democrat Primary – Recorder Janelle Nalley
Democrat Primary – Supervisor Dave Baker
Supervisor Donna Smith
Democrat Primary – Supervisor Janelle Rettig
Democrat Primary – Attorney Janet Lyness
Democrat Primary – Supervisor Don Hunold
Supervisor Chris Greenwald
Treasurer Chris Spann