Saturday, November 15, 2008

2009 Important Dates

The Virginia State Board of Elections set the following calendar of events for the November 2009 election:[1]

  • March 11 – Deadline for political party officials to request primary elections from the State Board of Elections
  • April 10 – Filing deadline for primary election candidates
  • May 11Voter registration deadline for primary election
  • June 2 – Application deadline for primary election mail-in absentee ballot
  • June 6 – Application deadline for primary election in-person absentee ballot
  • June 9 – Primary elections; deadline for parties to select candidates by non-primary methods; filing deadline for independent candidates
  • October 13 – Voter registration deadline for general election
  • October 27 – Application deadline for general election mail-in absentee ballot
  • October 31 – Application deadline for general election in-person absentee ballot
  • November 3 – General election
Note: You are eligible to register and vote in 2009 if you will be 18 years old on or before 11-03-09


Black Knight said...

Is anybody running against Chris Saxman or Emmit Hanger for the Democratic Party?

Black Knight said...

If not, when are the deadlines?

Rockdem said...

Hanger's seat doesn't come up again until 2011.
Do you know of someone who would be interested in challenging Delegate Saxman?