Election Information

 Deadlines & Dates, Candidates, Election Campaigning & Signage, Press Releases, Ballot Drop Sites, Sample Ballots, Results

May 19, 2020 Primary Election Information

Current Election is – May 19, 2020
Military/Overseas absentee voter ballots will be mailed on or before 4/4/2020
Out of State absentee voter ballots will be mailed 4/20/2020
Local ballots will be mailed between 4/29/2020 and 5/5/2020 (if you have not received your ballot by Monday, May 11th please contact our office).
Return voted ballots by mail no later than 8:00 pm, Tuesday, May 19, 2020, (post marks DO NOT count) or by using one of the Official Ballot Drop Boxes. DO NOT mail after Tuesday,May 12th  – Use an Official Ballot Drop Box.
Ballot Drop sites open 20th day before each election thru election day only.
Last day for New Oregon voters to register to vote for the May 19, 2020, Primary Election, is Tuesday, April 28, 2020. (Post marks DO count for voter registration cards, NOT for voted ballot return.)
Dates & Deadlines

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Press Release – Primary Election Candidates Filed 3/11/2020

Press Release – Primary Election Filing Deadline (posted 3-2-2020)

Candidates Filed– for May 19, 2020 Primary Election (as of 03/10/2020 – 5:00PM)

First Day to File:  September 12, 2019

Last Day to File:  5:00 pm, Tuesday, March 10, 2020

SEL 101 – Candidate Filing Form (required)

SEL 102 – Partisan Signature Petition Sheet (must get prior approval)

SEL 121 – Nonpartisan Signature Petition Sheet (must get prior approval)

SEL 338 – Petition Submission Form

SEL 105 – PCP Candidate Filing Form

SEL 105D – PCP Write-in Declaration Form

Information on Local Candidates (only if provided) available after filing deadline
Website posting Candidate Statement form (fillable pdf)
Request for Voter list – form (pdf)
Candidates

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 Please visit:  http://sos.oregon.gov/elections/Pages/manuals-tutorials.aspx , under “Additional Manuals” for the Restriction on Political Campaigning by Public Employees – ORS 260.432 and a Quick Reference Guide.
Regarding Political Signs, please see Malheur County Code, Title 6, Chapter 7:

https://codelibrary.amlegal.com/codes/malheurcoor/latest/malheurco_or/0-0-0-3456

Election Campaigning & Signage

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 Last day for New Oregon voters to register to vote for the May 19, 2020, Primary Election, is Tuesday, April 28, 2020. (Post marks DO count for voter registration cards, NOT for voted ballot return.)
 Register to Vote Online
 Download an Oregon Voter Registration Card (fillable pdf)
 Malheur County Absentee Ballot Request Form

Replacement Ballot Request Form

 State Election Publications and Forms
Find your Oregon Congressional District information
 Precinct List and location
 Republican Party/Local Precinct Representative List (PCP) for 2018/2019
Democratic Party/Local Precinct Representative List (PCP) for 2018/2019
Voter information

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Press Release – 04/02/2020 – Primary Election Registration deadline

Press Release – 9/5/2019 – Open positions/Primary 2020 Election

Press Release – 10/22/18 – Return signature envelope required
OP-ED – Election Security
Press Release – Voter Turnout / Results – Owyhee Canyonlands Advisory Ballot
Election Press Releases

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Current Election is – May 19, 2020
Ballot drop sites open 20th day before each election through election day only
Outside boxes– 24/7 (until 8:00 pm Election Day) Current Election is – May 19, 2020

    • Vale – Malheur County Courthouse, corner of “B” St and Bryant St
    • Ontario – Ontario Community Library, 388 SW 2nd Ave, Ontario
    • Nyssa – Nyssa City Library, 319 Main St, Nyssa
    • Jordan Valley – Yturri Blvd, County Right of Way, Across from the Post office
Ballot Drop Sites

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May 19, 2020 Primary Election

 Notice:  See ORS – 260.695 Sample Ballot Regulations

 Warning:  The sample ballots are large files, please
give them plenty of time to download.

Current Voter Turnout – May 19th – 37%
Example Ballots: See Below
Ballot Style 1-1 – Democrat
Ballot Style 2-1 – Republican
Ballot Style 3-1 – Non-Partisan (non-affiliated and all other parties)
This is a nominating election for the Parties.
If you are registered to vote as a Democrat you will only see Democratic candidates for the partisan races and all non-partisan candidates such as Judges and County Assessor.
If you are registered to vote as a Republican you will only see Republican candidates for the partisan races and all non-partisan candidates such as Judges and County Assessor.
If you are registered in any other party, including Independent, or as non-affiliated, you will only see non-partisan candidates such as Judges and County Assessor.
In the November General Election all voters regardless of registered party affiliation will see all nominated candidates, regardless of party.

If you wish to change your party affiliation for the May 19, 2020 Primary Election the deadline is 4/28/2020 – Postmarks count.  Go to www.oregonvotes.gov and update online.

 Sample Ballots

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Malheur County Election Results
Statewide results – Current (will be available at the next state/federal election)
Statewide results – History
Election Results

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