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El Paso County Elections Department | Lisa Wise, Elections Administrator

Candidate Information

The Texas Election Code designates the Secretary of State as the Chief Election Officer of the State of Texas. Before becoming a candidate, we urge you to contact the Texas Ethics Commission (512) 463-5800 or the Secretary of State’s Elections Division at (512) 463-5650.

Information on the larger political parties is provided below. If you need information on filing as an independent candidate, please contact us at (915) 546-2154.

Local Party Information

El Paso County Democratic Party
1401 E. Montana Ave., Suite C
El Paso, Texas 79902
Phone: (915) 239-3077
Email: epdemoparty@yahoo.com

El Paso County Republican Party
120 Paragon Lane, Suite 215
El Paso, Texas 79912
Phone: (915) 842-8255
Email: elpasogophq@gmail.com

State Party Information

Texas Democratic Party
4818 East Ben White Blvd., Suite 104
Austin, Texas 78741
Phone: (512) 478-9800
Email: yellowdog@txdemocrats.org

Republican Party of Texas
1108 Lavaca, Suite 500
Austin, Texas 78701
Phone: (512) 477-9821
Email: info@texasgop.org

Green Party of Texas
P.O. Box 271080
Houston, Texas 77277-1080
Phone: (713) 866-6285
Email: txgreens@txgreens.org

Libertarian Party of Texas
P.O. Box 224
Hewitt, Texas 76643
Phone: (800) 422-1776
Email: contact@texasslp.org

Important Information and Candidate Resources

Important 2017 Election Dates

May 6, 2017 Election Law Calendar

May 6, 2017-Candidate and Campaign Meeting (PDF)

Voter Registration Requirements for Candidates (House Bill 484) FAQ’s

Senate Bill 100 Presentation (PDF)

Non-Judicial Candidate/Officeholder Forms & Instructions

Judicial Candidate/Officeholder Forms & Instructions

El Paso County Code of Ethics

Elected Officials / Candidate Information

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National Voter Registration Day
Published on: Tuesday, August 29, 2017

On September 26, 2017, the El Paso County Elections Department will be joining with thousands of other elections officials and others across the country to celebrate National Voter Registration Day. To help ensure success of the holiday, the... Read More

Important Dates: March 2018 Primary Election
Published on: Thursday, July 27, 2017

Monday, February 5, 2018 Last day to register to vote. (Actual deadline falls on Sunday but moves to the next business day). Tuesday, February 20, 2018 First day of Early Voting. (First business day after Presidents’ Day). Friday, February 23,... Read More

Important Dates: November 2017 Uniform Election
Published on: Wednesday, July 26, 2017

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