State Representative, Position 2 (WA-49)

Next Election

Aug 04, 2020

Filing Window

May 11, 2020 - May 15, 2020


The Board may select among its members to serve in positions of leadership

Application Guidelines
The filing window for this position begins the Monday two weeks prior to Memorial Day and ends on the Friday of that week (5 days in length). Candidacy filing papers can be acquired from and are submitted to either the county election office or the Washington Secretary of State's Office in Olympia. Participation in the primary election is defined by the type of office you plan to run for: partisan or nonpartisan. For nonpartisan offices, if there are only two candidates that have filed for a position, they will run against each other in the November election. If more than two candidates file for a non-partisan office, then all the nonpartisan candidates will appear on the August primary ballot and the top two vote getters will advance to the November general election. All state partisan offices participate in the August primary. For any further questions or concerns, you are encouraged to conatact the Washington Secretary of State's Office. The office can be reached at (360) 902-4151 or *Please note: Washington is one of the few states with an online filing for candidacy process. For more information regarding filing online, please see the Washington Secretary of State's website on elections and voting:

Submit application to:
Washington Secretary of State-Elections, 520 Union Ave, Olympia, WA, 98504, US