Making Democracy Work

ELECTIONS 2013

Candidate Forums on BTV10 - Comcast Channel 10

You can watch our candidate and ballot issue forums via TV and Internet courtesy of the City of Bellingham:

Whatcom County Council Forum

Bellingham School Board and Initiative 522 Forum

Bellingham City Council and Port of Bellingham Commissioners Forum

Ballot Measure Information

Initiative 517, the law as it exists, as it would be if I-517 passes, and the voter pamphlet's pros & cons by The League of Women VotersŪ of Washington.

Labeling of Genetically Engineered Foods: Initiative 522, the law as it exists, as it would be if I-522 passes, and the voter pamphlet's pros & cons by The League of Women VotersŪ of Washington.

The background and details of Advisory Votes that will be on your ballot are explained by The League of Women VotersŪ of Washington.

VOTE411.org - for everything you always wanted to know about voting & more

www.Vote411.org

Go to VOTE411.org for our award winning comprehensive election information website.

This site includes Q&A's of your candidates!


Voter Registration Deadlines & Information

Register to Vote click here if you need to register to vote or make changes to your status.

Primary

  • July 8 Deadline for voter registration, address change and other updates
  • July 19 Start of 18-day voting period (through Election Day). Ballots are mailed out and Accessible Voting Units (AVUs) are available at voting centers.
  • July 29 Deadline for new Washington State voter registration (in person only)
  • August 6 Primary

General Election

  • October 7 Deadline for voter registration, address change and other updates
  • October 18 Start of 18-day voting period (through Election Day). Ballots are mailed out and Accessible Voting Units (AVUs) are available at voting centers.​
  • October 28 Deadline for in-person new Washington State voter registration
  • November 5 General Election Read more at Whatcom County Election Information

Election Information

Where can I turn in my ballot?

click here for information on where to return your ballot to.

How can you be involved in the Election process?

They Represent You (TRY)

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For a complete printable index of our current representatives Click here!