December 5. Submit your candidate profile now for the Voters' Pamphlet. All profiles are confidential until published at the same time.
January 7. Deadline for political party chairs to submit final list of candidates to the Washington Secretary of State's Office. Legislation passed in 2019 changed the process for how major party candidates appear on the Presidential Party ballot. If the final list we receive from the state party chair includes your name for appearance on the ballot, we'll publish your profile in the Voters' Pamphlet.
January 25. Military and overseas Voters' Pamphlets and ballots mailed out.
February 12 thru 21. Voters' Pamphlets drop to residences and PO Boxes. Ballots are mailed and voting centers open February 21.
March 10. Presidential Primary
- Ballot boxes and voting centers close at 8 p.m.
- Mailed ballots must have a valid signature.
March 27. Last day for Secretary of State to certify results (Official Canvass of results).