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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

El Paso County Republican Party
120 Paragon Lane, Suite 215
El Paso, Texas 79912
Phone: (915) 842-8255

State Party Information

Texas Democratic Party HQ
P.O. Box 116
Austin, Texas 78767
Phone: (512) 478-9800

The Republican Party of Texas
P.O. Box 2206
Austin, Texas 78768
Phone: (512) 477-9821

Green Party of Texas
P.O. Box 271080
Houston, Texas 77277-1080
Phone: (512) 551-0310

Libertarian Party of Texas
111 Congress Ave., Suite 400
Austin, Texas 78701
Phone: (512) 279-7860

Important Information and Candidate Resources

Important 2018 Election Dates

2018 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

City of El Paso-Campaign Sign Regulations

Elected Officials / Candidate Information

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What's Happening Now

National Voter Registration Day
Published on: Monday, September 17, 2018

On Tuesday, September 25, 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,... Read More

Important Dates: November 2018 General Election
Published on: Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Tuesday, October 9, 2018 Last day to register to vote. (First business day after Columbus Day). Monday, October 22, 2018 First day of Early Voting. Friday, October 26, 2018 Last day to apply for a Ballot by Mail. (Received, not... Read More

Important Dates: May 2018 Primary Runoff Election
Published on: Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Monday, April 23, 2018 Last day to register to vote. Monday, May 14, 2018 First day of Early Voting. Friday, May 11, 2018 Last day to apply for a Ballot by Mail. (Received, not postmarked). Friday, May 18, 2018 Last day of Early... Read More