Election Dates

Here are the dates for each state’s filing deadline and primary election, courtesy of the National Conference of State Legislatures and Ballotpedia, leading up to general election. This list is important for us at VoteSTEM.org to keep the site updated as the candidate lists narrows.

2017

December

04 – Illinois – filing deadline
11 – Texas – filing deadline

2018

January

27 – West Virginia – filing deadline
30 – Kentucky – filing deadline

February

07 – Ohio – filing deadline
09 – Indiana – filing deadline
09 – Alabama – filing deadline
27 – Maryland – filing deadline
28 – North Carolina – filing deadline

March

01 – Arkansas – filing deadline
01 – Mississippi – filing deadline
01 – Nebraska – filing deadline
06 – Oregon – filing deadline
06 – Pennsylvania – filing deadline
06 – Texas – primary election
09 – California – filing deadline
09 – Georgia – filing deadline
09 – Idaho – filing deadline
12 – Montana – filing deadline
13 – New Mexico – filing deadline
15 – Maine – filing deadline
15 – Utah – filing deadline
16 – Iowa – filing deadline
16 – Nevada – filing deadline
20 – Colorado – filing deadline
20 – Illinois – primary election
27 – Missouri – filing deadline
27 – South Dakota – filing deadline
29 – Virginia – filing deadline
30 – South Carolina – filing deadline

April

02 – New Jersey – filing deadline
05 – Tennessee – filing deadline
09 – North Dakota – filing deadline
12 – New York – filing deadline
13 – Oklahoma – filing deadline
24 – Michigan – filing deadline

May

04 – Florida – filing deadline
08 – Indiana – primary election
08 – North Carolina – primary election
08 – Ohio – primary election
08 – West Virginia – primary election
15 – Idaho – primary election
15 – Nebraska – primary election
15 – Oregon – primary election
15 – Pennsylvania – primary election
18 – Washington – filing deadline
22 – Arkansas – primary election
22 – Georgia – primary election
22 – Kentucky – primary election
22 – Texas – primary election runoff
30 – Arizona – filing deadline
31 – Vermont – filing deadline

June

01 – Alaska – filing deadline
01 – Kansas – filing deadline
01 – Wisconsin – filing deadline
01 – Wyoming – filing deadline
05 – Alabama – primary election
05 – California – primary election
05 – Hawaii – filing deadline
05 – Iowa – primary election
05 – Massachusetts – filing deadline
05 – Minnesota – filing deadline
05 – Mississippi – primary election
05 – Montana – primary election
05 – New Jersey – primary election
05 – New Mexico – primary election
05 – South Dakota – primary election
12 – Connecticut – filing deadline
12 – Maine – primary election
12 – Nevada – primary election
12 – North Dakota – primary election
12 – South Carolina – primary election
12 – Virginia – primary election
15 – New Hampshire – filing deadline
17 – Alabama – primary election runoff
19 – Arkansas – primary election runoff
26 – Colorado – primary election
26 – Maryland – primary election
26 – Mississippi – primary election runoff
26 – New York – primary election
26 – Oklahoma – primary election
26 – South Carolina – primary election runoff
26 – Utah – primary election
27 – Rhode Island – filing deadline

July

10 – Delaware – filing deadline
20 – Georgia – primary election runoff
20 – Louisiana – filing deadline

August

02 – Tennessee – primary election
07 – Kansas – primary election
07 – Michigan – primary election
07 – Missouri – primary election
07 – Washington – primary election
11 – Hawaii – primary election
14 – Connecticut – primary election
14 – Minnesota – primary election
14 – Vermont – primary election
14 – Wisconsin – primary election
21 – Alaska – primary election
21 – Wyoming – primary election
28 – Arizona – primary election
28 – Florida – primary election
28 – Oklahoma – primary election runoff

September

06 – Delaware – primary election
11 – New Hampshire – primary election
12 – Rhode Island – primary election
18 – Massachusetts – primary election

November

06 – Louisiana – primary election
06 – General election