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Democratic Party Primary Election

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General Information:

March 28: Candidate Filing Deadline, 7:00 pm

April 26: Absentee Voting begins at the Office of Elections, 12000 Government Center Pkwy., Conference Rooms 2/3, Fairfax, VA

May 20: Voter Registration Deadline. In-person: 5:00 pm, online: 11:59 pm

June 4: Deadline to request an absentee ballot by mail, 5:00 pm

June 8: Final day to vote absentee in-person, 5:00 pm

June 11: Deadline to return your ballot to the Office of Elections, 7:00 pmIn Fairfax County, there are only Democratic Primaries this year. They will be on June 11th. Remember that we do NOT register by political party in Virginia. All primaries are open. Virginia is an Open Primary state which means that any registered voter in Virginia can vote in either a Democratic or Republican primary.

On the Democratic Primary Ballot:

Summary from Fairfax County Board of Elections

  • Member, Virginia Senate, 31st, 33rd and 35th Districts

  • Member, House of Delegates, 38th and 49th Districts

  • Commonwealth's Attorney

  • Chairman, Board of Supervisors

  • Member, Board of Supervisors, Braddock District

  • Member, Board of Supervisors, Hunter Mill District

  • Member, Board of Supervisors, Lee District

  • Member, Board of Supervisors, Providence District

Republican, Libertarian, and other parties are not holding open primaries, but are selecting their candidates by other means. The candidates, once they are certified, will appear on the ballot in the General Election in November. 

Go to VOTE411.org to find your polling place, register to vote, update your voter registration and more!

SAMPLE BALLOTS

Commonwealth's Attorney, Chairman Board of Supervisors, Member Board of Supervisors Braddock District Ballot Style #1

Member House of Delegates 38th District, Commonwealth's Attorney, Chairman Board of Supervisors, Member Board of Supervisors Braddock District Ballot Style #2

Member Senate of Virginia 35th District, Commonwealth's Attorney, Chairman Board of Supervisors, Member Board of Supervisors Braddock District Ballot Style #3

Commonwealth's Attorney, Chairman Board of Supervisors, Member Board of Supervisors Hunter Mill District Ballot Style #4

Member Senate of Virginia 33rd District, Commonwealth's Attorney, Chairman Board of Supervisors, Member Board of Supervisors Hunter Mill District Ballot Style #5

Member Senate of Virginia, Commonwealth's Attorney, Chairman Board of Supervisors, Member Board of Supervisors Hunter Mill DistrictBallot Style #6

Member Senate of Virginia 31st District, Commonwealth's Attorney, Chairman Board of Supervisors Ballot Style #7

Commonwealth's Attorney, Chairman Board of Supervisors Ballot Style #8

Member Senate of Virginia 33rd District, Commonwealth's Attorney, Chairman Board of Supervisors Ballot Style #9

Commonwealth's Attorney, Chairman Board of Supervisors, Member Board of Supervisors Lee District Ballot Style #10

Member Senate of Virginia 35th District, Commonwealth's Attorney, Chairman Board of Supervisors, Member Board of Supervisors Lee District Ballot Style #11

Member Senate of Virginia 35th District, Member House of Delegates 38th District, Commonwealth's Attorney, Chairman Board of Supervisors Ballot Style #12

Member Senate of Virginia 35th District, Member House of Delegates 49th District, Commonwealth's Attorney, Chairman Board of Supervisors Ballot Style #13

Member House of Delegates 38th District, Commonwealth's Attorney, Chairman Board of Supervisors Ballot Style #14

Member Senate of Virginia 35th District, Commonwealth's Attorney, Chairman Board of Supervisors Ballot Style #15

Commonwealth's Attorney, Chairman Board of Supervisors, Member Board of Supervisors Providence District Ballot Style #16

Member Senate of Virginia 35th District, Commonwealth's Attorney, Chairman Board of Supervisors, Member Board of Supervisors Providence District Ballot Style #17

Note: All ballots include contests for Commonwealth's Attorney and Chairman Board of Supervisors and are provided in English, Spanish, Vietnamese and Korean languages.

Source: https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/elections/upcoming-june-2019-democratic-party-primary-election