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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

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

Election Day: Here’s where to drop off ballots in Clark County

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

March 10, 2020, 6:00am Clark County News

It’s Election Day, and ballots for the presidential primary must be postmarked by today to be counted. Read story

FILE - In this Aug. 2, 2018 file photo, Eudora Carter inserts her ballot into a drop-off voting box in Seattle. Washington is among half a dozen states in the Democratic presidential primary spotlight on Tuesday, March 10, 2020.

Washington state voters set to choose presidential contender

FILE - In this Aug. 2, 2018 file photo, Eudora Carter inserts her ballot into a drop-off voting box in Seattle. Washington is among half a dozen states in the Democratic presidential primary spotlight on Tuesday, March 10, 2020.

March 9, 2020, 12:33pm Election

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Washington is among half a dozen states in the Democratic presidential primary spotlight a week after Super Tuesday, an election taking place in the midst of the worst coronavirus outbreak in the nation. Read story

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

Elections expects 50 percent turnout for presidential primary

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

March 8, 2020, 6:01am Clark County News

Despite voter confusion and irritation over having to select a political party, Clark County election officials say they are on track for a 50 percent turnout in Tuesday’s presidential primary. Read story

Rey Reynolds intends to run as an Independent Republican for Washington Senate in the 49th Legislative District.

Vancouver police officer to seek seat in state Senate

Rey Reynolds intends to run as an Independent Republican for Washington Senate in the 49th Legislative District.

March 4, 2020, 8:00pm Clark County News

A police officer best known for his rich baritone voice intends to run for the state Senate in the 49th Legislative District. Read story

Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., endorses Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden at a campaign rally Monday, March 2, 2020 in Dallas.

Amy Klobuchar and Pete Buttigieg drop out: What happens with their votes in the Washington primary?

Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., endorses Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden at a campaign rally Monday, March 2, 2020 in Dallas.

March 3, 2020, 9:41am Election

The Democratic presidential field is shrinking fast, but Washington’s March 10 primary ballot will not. Read story

Clark County Republican Party voters gather Saturday for the GOP caucus. Attendees chose delegates to represent their precincts at the county convention in April.

Clark County Republicans hold precinct caucuses

Clark County Republican Party voters gather Saturday for the GOP caucus. Attendees chose delegates to represent their precincts at the county convention in April.

February 29, 2020, 7:42pm Clark County News

The Clark County Republican Party held its 2020 precinct caucuses on Saturday, kicking off the local starting round of a process that will ultimately culminate at the Republican National Convention. Read story

Presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg opened a campaign office in Vancouver earlier this month.

Mike Bloomberg opens Vancouver campaign office

Presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg opened a campaign office in Vancouver earlier this month.

February 24, 2020, 3:59pm Clark County News

If timing is everything in politics, Michael Bloomberg’s campaign could not have picked a worse date to open its Vancouver office. Read story

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Will Washington be a player in the presidential nominating process?

(The Columbian illustration)

February 20, 2020, 6:00am Clark County News

Washington Democrats historically have used caucuses for the presidential nominating process. Read story

Ridgefield bond still behind in returns

February 12, 2020, 6:16pm Clark County News

A bond measure that would generate $107 million for school construction in the Ridgefield School District continued to trail in updated special election returns released Wednesday. Read story

The Vancouver Public Schools Administrative Services building.

Vancouver, Washougal school levies passing

The Vancouver Public Schools Administrative Services building.

February 11, 2020, 10:15pm Clark County News

Vancouver Public Schools declared a confident victory in its school levy campaign Tuesday night, though districts elsewhere in the region saw mixed results. Read story