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Candidate Ballot Information
Precinct Committee Officers (PCO's)
  Contact your local party for information about PCO's. The local contact information is:
  • Thurston County Democratic Party
    • phone: (360) 956-0235
    • email: info@ThurstonDemocrats.org
  • Thurston County Republican Party
    • phone: (360) 480-6285
    • email: info@ThurstonRepublicans.com
Primary Election Ballot
Order of Candidates is determined by lot drawing
  After the close of business on the last day of filing week, the filing officer shall determine by lot the order in which the names will appear on the ballot. RCW 29A.36.131  
Nonpartisan Candidates

Nonpartisan candidates will appear on the ballot only if three or more candidates file per office. Examples of nonpartisan offices are public utility district commissioner, city and town councils, district court and Olympia Municipal Court judges. RCW 29A.52.220

Exceptions: There are special conditions for some judicial positions, click here for more information. No primary will be held for the offices of Park and Recreation Commissioner and Cemetery District Commissioner. RCW 29A.52.220

General Election Ballot
  Candidate order is determined by the number of votes received in the Primary Election. The candidate receiving the most votes appears first on the General Election ballot.  
  If no primary is required, the names shall appear on the general election ballot in the order determined by lot. RCW 29A.36.131  
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Olympia, WA 98502

Phone: 360.786.5408
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Olympia, WA 98502

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