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2020 Election

Election Day is Nov. 3. Initial voting tallies for Clark County will be available about 8:30 p.m.

Military/overseas ballots mailed: Sept. 18

Deadline to update existing registration online: Oct. 26

Deadline to update existing registration in person: Nov. 3

Ballots mailed: Oct. 16

Election Day: Nov. 3

Deadline to return a ballot through the mail: Postmarked by Nov. 3

Deadline to return a ballot through a dropbox: 8 p.m. Nov. 3

Election Certification: Nov. 24

More information: Clark County Elections Office

Sydney Freenas wears a mask as she works to process ballots from Tuesday's primary election that were mailed out to voters and then deposited in drop boxes or mailed back in, Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2020, at the King County Elections headquarters in Renton, Wash., south of Seattle. Washington state has offered voting by mail since 2011. (AP Photo/Ted S.

Two women, both Democrats, will face off in 10th CD

Sydney Freenas wears a mask as she works to process ballots from Tuesday's primary election that were mailed out to voters and then deposited in drop boxes or mailed back in, Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2020, at the King County Elections headquarters in Renton, Wash., south of Seattle. Washington state has offered voting by mail since 2011. (AP Photo/Ted S.

August 6, 2020, 12:29pm Election

OLYMPIA — The race for Washington’s 10th Congressional District is certain to be between two female Democrats, but one of the two is still undetermined as ballots continue to arrive in elections offices and be counted in the state’s vote-by-mail primary. Read story

Incumbent U.S. Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, R-Battle Ground, left, and candidate Carolyn Long, shown here at a 2018 editorial board meeting, met with The Columbian's Editorial Board on Wednesday. Long and Herrera Beutler face off for a second time in the 2020 election for the 3rd Congressional District seat.

Sparks fly as Herrera Beutler, Long define their differences in 3rd District racevideo icon

Incumbent U.S. Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, R-Battle Ground, left, and candidate Carolyn Long, shown here at a 2018 editorial board meeting, met with The Columbian's Editorial Board on Wednesday. Long and Herrera Beutler face off for a second time in the 2020 election for the 3rd Congressional District seat.

August 6, 2020, 6:00am Clark County News

Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler and Carolyn Long faced off for the first time as 2020 general election rivals during a joint interview with The Columbian’s Editorial Board on Wednesday. Read story

A voter drops off a ballot at the box on West 14th Street in downtown Vancouver.

Election 2020: Little change in top Clark County primary results

A voter drops off a ballot at the box on West 14th Street in downtown Vancouver.

August 5, 2020, 8:32pm Clark County News

Top results from Tuesday’s primary election had barely changed by Wednesday night, though voter turnout figures increased considerably. Read story

Top-two primary narrows candidates for Washington governor, other races

August 5, 2020, 12:09pm Election

OLYMPIA — The governor’s race in November is set, and Democrats appear to be the top two candidates in both the lieutenant governor’s race and the 10th Congressional District following Washington’s top-two primary. Read story

Rep.

Herrera Beutler, Long set for rematch in Washington’s 3rd Congressional District

Rep.

August 4, 2020, 11:05pm Clark County News

Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler and Carolyn Long won their primary election races Tuesday night, putting a rubber stamp on the rematch that has been all but guaranteed since July 2019. Read story

Rep.

Stonier, Llafet prevail in Washington’s 49th Legislative District

Rep.

August 4, 2020, 10:48pm Clark County News

Incumbent Democrats prevailed on the primary ballot in Washington’s 49th Legislative District on Tuesday night, with Rep. Monica Stonier and Rep. Sharon Wylie both sailing through to the general election. Read story

Karen Bowerman, left, and Jesse James are leading in the Clark County Council District 3 race.

Bowerman, James push incumbent Blom off ticket for Clark County Council District 3

Karen Bowerman, left, and Jesse James are leading in the Clark County Council District 3 race.

August 4, 2020, 10:43pm Clark County News

Challengers Karen Bowerman and Jesse James were leading incumbent John Blom in Clark County Council District 3 in a test of the relative power of political parties and incumbency. Read story

Sen.

Rivers, Bell likely to win in 18th District

Sen.

August 4, 2020, 10:42pm Clark County News

Sen. Ann Rivers, the Republican incumbent, and Democratic challenger Rick Bell will likely advance to the general election in the race to represent Washington’s 18th Legislative District. Read story

The Ridgefield School District is running a $40.5 million dollar bond — its second bond for the year. The February effort didn't pass.

Ridgefield voters say no to $40.5 million school bond

The Ridgefield School District is running a $40.5 million dollar bond — its second bond for the year. The February effort didn't pass.

August 4, 2020, 10:20pm Clark County News

A $40.5 million Ridgefield School District bond was failing Tuesday night. Read story

Gov.

Inslee advances to November ballot in governor’s race

Gov.

August 4, 2020, 9:06pm Election

OLYMPIA — Democratic incumbent Gov. Jay Inslee easily advanced through Tuesday’s primary, though which Republican will join him on the November ballot remained uncertain on the first night of ballot counts in vote-by-mail Washington. Read story