Primary Election Guide 2020: Lake Houston-area sample ballot for March election

Going into the March primary elections, there are several important dates voters should know. While Feb. 18 is the first day of early voting, Feb. 28 is the last day of early voting. Moreover, Feb. 21 is the last day voters can apply for early voting by mail, and March 3 is the primary election day. Voters can vote in the Republican or Democratic primary, but not both.


Editor's note: Republican and Democratic candidates who are unconcested within their party are not featured on the sample ballot. Additionally, some candidates on the ballot may have dropped out of the race, but they will remain on the ballot.
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By Kelly Schafler

Editor, Lake Houston | Humble | Kingwood

Kelly Schafler is the editor for the Lake Houston, Humble and Kingwood edition of Community Impact Newspaper, covering public education, city government, development, businesses, local events and all things community-related. Before she became editor, she was the reporter for the Conroe and Montgomery edition for a year and a half.



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