State House District 25 - January 7, 2014, Special Election

State House District 25 - 1/7/2014 Special Election

On Monday, November 25, Governor Branstad called for a special election for State House District 25 due to the resignation of Representative Julian Garrett due to his election as State Senator for District 13. State House District 25 includes all of Madison County and a portion of Warren County. A map of the district is available on the General Assembly's website.

Candidate List

A candidate's list will be updated during the candidate filing period as candidates file nomination papers.

Voter Pre-Registration Deadline

Friday, December 27 - 5 p.m.

Voters may use election day registration procedures to register to vote after the pre-registration deadline.


Deadline to Request an Absentee Ballot by Mail

Friday, January 3 - 5 p.m.


Calendar

Date Event
Friday, December 13
- 5 p.m.
Candidate filing ends
Monday, December 23 Worry-free postmark deadline for mail-in voter registration forms
Friday, December 27
- 5 p.m.
Voter pre-registration deadline
Auditor's office open until 5 p.m. for voter registration
Voters may use election day registration procedures to register to vote after the pre-registration deadline.
Friday, January 3
- 5 p.m.
Deadline to request an absentee ballot by mail
Monday, January 6 Last day to vote in-person by absentee ballot at county auditor's office

Absentee ballots must be postmarked by this date and received by the time of the county canvass on Thursday, January 9, to be considered on time to be counted.
Tuesday, January 7 Election Day
Polls open 7 a.m. until 9 p.m.
Thursday, January 9 Deadline for absentee ballot to be returned. Ballots must be received by the time established for the canvass by the county boards of supervisors.

Absentee ballot must also be postmarked on Monday, January 6, or earlier

County canvass of votes must occur no earlier than 1 p.m.
Mid-January State canvass of votes must be complete