No Primary Election for either party (Tuesday, June 14)
The Democratic Party filed with the Virginia Department of Elections (ELECT) to hold a Primary for the 8th Congressional District. The Republican Party did not file with ELECT and will not hold a Primary. Order Notice
A Democratic Primary will not be held because only one candidate filed by the March 31st deadline.
Tuesday, November 8: Presidential General Election
Monday, October 17 is the last day to register to vote (if not already registered to vote)
17 year old citizens are eligible to register and vote if the voter will turn 18 by November 8, 2016 (Presidential General Election).
Sample Ballot (no sample ballot yet)
In-Person Absentee voting starts Friday, September 23 at City Hall, weekdays 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Closed Monday, October 10 for City observed holiday
Open Saturdays, October 29 and November 5, from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Last Day to vote in-person absentee is Saturday, November 5, from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Absent military and overseas citizens eligible to vote in Virginia may do so using the Federal Post Card Application to request ballots and the Federal Write-In Absentee Ballot to vote in any election in which time may be insufficient to return a voted official ballot. Please see the Federal Voting Assistance Program for more information: FVAP.gov