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Filing period for state and federal candidates concludes; Updated candidate list
Paul D. Pate
Secretary of State
State Capitol
Des Moines, IA 50319
Iowa Secretary of State Seal WEBSITE: sos.iowa.gov
E-MAIL: sos@sos.iowa.gov
OFFICE OF THE IOWA SECRETARY OF STATE
MEDIA CONTACT:
Kevin Hall
Communications Director
Kevin.Hall@sos.iowa.gov
(515) 725-2942
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
August 19, 2016

Filing period for state and federal candidates concludes; Updated candidate list


DES MOINES – The filing period for state and federal candidates to qualify for the November 2016 general election ballot in Iowa concluded at 5 p.m. on Friday, August 19.

The list of candidates whose paperwork was submitted and received by the Iowa Secretary of State’s Office can be accessed at this link: https://sos.iowa.gov/elections/pdf/2016/general/generalcandidatelist2016.pdf

There are 10 candidates who filed for President and five candidates that filed for the U.S. Senate race.

The deadline to file written objections to nomination papers with the Iowa Secretary of State is next Friday, August 26 at 5 p.m.

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