2018 Elections

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Key Dates

Nov. 6: General Election

Oct. 12: Deadline to register

Oct. 31: Deadline to request absentee ballot

Nov. 1: Early voting 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Nov. 2: Early voting 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Nov. 3: Early voting 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.


Election FAQs

Election/Advocacy Guidance

2018 Legislative and Statewide Election Dates (PDF)

Sample District Election Resource Page

Nov. 6 Election Facts

Statewide office highlights

Gubernatorial candidates:

  • Drew Edmondson, Democrat
  • Kevin Stitt, Republican
  • Chris Powell, Libertarian

State schools Superintendent candidates

  • John Cox, Democrat
  • Joy Hofmeister, Republican
  • Larry Huff, Independent

Legislative elections facts and highlights

  • 125 legislative seats were up for election this year
  • 32 legislative seats have been decided (20 were uncontested) (Click here to see the list of decided races)
  • 93 seats will be decided in the general election; 44 of those races involve an incumbent