Online Voter Tools
January 1 – October 28, 2020 - Uniformed and Overseas Citizens may apply for a General Election absentee ballot.
August 11 – October 28, 2020 - Eligible voters may apply for a General Election ballot by mail.
September 18, 2020 - County clerks begin mailing absentee ballots to those who have applied.
October 8 – 14, 2020 - Sample ballots published in local newspapers throughout the state (publication dates will vary by county).
October 13, 2020 - Voter Registration Deadline
October 21 – October 31, 2020 - Early Voting at the county courthouse, annex or designated community voting location during normal business hours and Saturdays 9AM to 5PM.
October 27 – November 2, 2020 - Official List of Candidates or Sample Ballot published in local newspapers throughout the state (publication dates will vary by county).
October 28, 2020 - Deadline for Absentee by Mail Application. Absentee applications received after October 28, even if postmarked, cannot be accepted by law.
November 2, 2020 - Deadline to hand-deliver Absentee Ballot to County Clerk’s office.
November 3, 2020 - General Election Day: Polls open 6:30 AM to 7: 30 PM and absentee ballots must be postmarked.
November 9, 2020 - (Canvass) - Absentee Ballot postmarked by Election Day accepted if received by start of Canvass.
2020 County Election Expenses (CARES Act) Reimbursement Information
2018 Uniformed and Overseas Voter Mobile Voting Pilot
Foreign Influence in US Elections
Learn about Election Security at www.SecureElectionsWV.com
WV 2020 Primary After Action Report
Explore Campaign Finance Reports
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