You can view a sample ballot for the upcoming state and/or county election. The unofficial composite ballot contains all Democratic & Nonpartisan races for the May 24 General Primary in Fulton County, Including some races that you may not be eligible to vote on. Please check online for your personal sample ballot at mvp.sos.ga.gov.
Join us for a statewide candidate forum on April 28th moderated by Summer Jackson and Rashad Richey. The forum will cover the following primaries: Lt. Governor, Labor Commissioner, Public Service Commission. There will be a meet and greet held at 6pm, followed by the start of the forum at 7pm. The forum will be held at Ebenezer Baptist Church (101 Jackson St. NE, Atlanta, GA, 30312). We hope to see you all there!
Qualifying Period is March 7, 2022 (9:00 am – 5:00 pm) through March 11, 2022 (9:00 am – 12:00 pm). Qualifying will be held at the Democratic Party County Office: DEMOCRATIC PARTY (FULTON COUNTY) 501 Pulliam St., Suite 400 Atlanta, GA 30312 | Phone: 770.548.0923 | firstname.lastname@example.org https://fultondems.org/
Local Candidates and Public Officials are required to file their reports with the Local Filing Entity (Fulton County Department of Registration and Elections). Although Local Filers are assigned a Filer ID and password when they submit an eFiling PIN application, they are still required to file the original report with the Local Filing Officer. Although many local filers log into the eFiling system and file, reports are not considered “filed” until they are filed with the appropriate local filing entity. O.C.G.A. § 21-5-34 (a)(3)(4)
Qualifying Period: March 7, 2022 through March 11, 2022, for a Political Party Candidate to file a Notice of Candidacy to have their name placed on the General Primary Ballot O.C.G.A. §21-2-153 (c)(1); and for a Nonpartisan Candidate to file a Notice of Candidacy to have their name placed on the General Primary/Non-Partisan Ballot, O.C.G.A. §21-2-132, 21-2-172, 21-2-187.
The General Primary will be held on May 24, 2022, and the General Election will be held on November 8, 2022.
Don’t forget: NDTC’s National Candidate Bootcamp is happening THIS SATURDAY – February 5, 2022!! Join the NDTC’s National Candidate Bootcamp on Saturday, February 5th from 9:30am – 4:45 pm ET! If you are running for office or working on a campaign in 2021 or 2022, our Candidate Bootcamp featuring trainees from all across the country will get you ready to win!
Designed to propel your campaign to success, this all-day event will take you through multiple sessions on important campaign topics, from field strategies to fundraising tactics.
If you’re running for office or are planning to work on a campaign, theNational Candidate Bootcamp has workshops that are designed to fit your needs.
Do you or someone you know need an ID to vote? If you do not have one of the six acceptable forms of photo ID to vote, you can get a free ID card from the Department of Driver Services Office or one of the Registration Offices listed.
Items Needed for Free Voter ID To receive a voter identification card, the voter must know their:
Date of birth
Last four digits of their Social Security Number
If the voter is registered to vote in Fulton County, the voter then fills out an application for the free voter ID card.
Georgia law allows for six acceptable forms of ID, which include:
Any valid state or federal government issued photo ID, including a free ID Card issued by your county registrar’s office or the Georgia Department of Driver Services (DDS)
A Georgia Driver’s License, even if expired
Valid employee photo ID from any branch, department, agency, or entity of the U.S. Government, Georgia, or any county, municipality, board, authority or other entity of this state