The 2018 Mid-terms are turning out to be extremely important. The Thurston County LWV will be using these Voter Info pages to keep you up to date with all things voting. This will included the Get-Out-The-Vote(GOTV) efforts of a very active committee, which is still welcoming members-- click here to volunteer.
The GOTV committee has been registering voters and handing out voter information at various venues such as the Farmers Market, Little Red Schoolhouse, Rochester Organization of Families, and Harbor Days. National Voter Registration Day is Tuesday, September 25 and LWV-TC will be doing voter registration at the Timberland Libraries. Check back often to see what is coming up and how you can get involved
Monday, October 8 – Deadline for online & mail-in voter registration, all address changes, name changes, and other updates. In-person voter registrations for new voters accepted up to 8-days prior to Election Day.
Monday, October 29 – Deadline for in-person new Washington State voter registration. Must go to Elections Office.
Anticipating the 2018 midterm elections, where we'll all be asked to pick a candidate, LWVWA has updated the How to Pick a Candidate guide.
In addition to the usual activities the League engages in, there will be a major focus on getting out the vote (GOTV). Several new, innovative activities will be undertaken before the November 2018 General Election. The Voter Info page of the LWVTC website will be the primary source of information about all that will be happening. General Elections Forums will be held on September 29. They will betaped by Thurston Community Media and then viewable TCM and YouTube.
Check back often.
Soon after the results of the Aug 7, 2018 Primary Election are known, all of the candidate for races voted on by Thurston County Voters will be listed on the Candidate Forum page.
The League of Women Voters publishes a Citizen's Directory of Elected Officials each year, called "They Represent You." This valuable resource provides a complete list of all local, state, and federal representatives who serve the citizens of Thurston County. View and download the PDF version of 2018 They Represent You.
Other helpful voter resources
- Online Voter Registration for Residents of Washington State website
- Thurston County Auditor website
- Secretary of State, Elections & Voting website
- For impartial, non-partisan information about judicial candidates, including endorsements, interviews, donations and media coverage go to www.votingforjudges.org. Choose your county and they will give you a list of your elections choices.