Polling Place Hours on all Election Days: 6 a.m.-7 p.m.
June 14, 2016 Primary: There will be a Democratic Primary for County Board on June 14. If you need to update your address or register to vote, the deadline for the June 14 primary is May 23.
Candidates in order they will appear on the ballot (determined by a drawing by the Electoral Board since they filed at the same time):
November 8, 2016 General and Special Election: On the ballot will be President and Vice President of the United States, House of Representatives (8th District), County Board, and School Board (two seats). We also expect a special election for Virginia Constitutional amendments and County bond questions. The ballot will not be final until late August/early September.
|President and Vice President of the United States||The Republican Party will hold their convention in Cleveland July 18-21 to select their nominees, and the Democratic Party’s convention will be held in Philadelphia July 25-28 for the same purpose.
Independent and third party candidates have until Aug. 26 to qualify to be on the ballot for President.
|U. S. House of Representatives, 8th District||Don Beyer (incumbent), D
The Republican Party will hold a convention on May 7 to select their nominee. Two candidates, Charles Hernick and Mike Webb, are seeking the nomination.
Any independent candidates have until June 14 at 7 pm to file for the office.
|County Board||The Democratic Party will select their nominee during a primary on June 14 (see above).
The Republican Party has until June 14 at 7 pm to nominate a candidate.
Independent candidates have until June 14 at 7pm to qualify for the ballot;
Audrey Clement has already qualified.
|School Board (two seats)||School Board candidates do not run as party nominees but may be endorsed by a political party. The Arlington County Democratic Committee (ACDC) is holding an endorsement caucus May 19 and 21 to select two candidates for endorsement, as there are two seats on the ballot this year. Candidates competing in the caucus are Nancy Van Doren (incumbent), Chaz Crismon, Michael Shea, and Tannia Talento. See the ADCD website for more information.
Any other candidates have until June 14 at 7 pm to qualify for the ballot.
Ballot questions: There will be two proposed amendments to the Constitution of Virginia and several County bond questions on the ballot.