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Elections Office issues primary data

Madera County Clerk-Recorder and Elections Officer Rebecca Martinez has released information about the 2018 primary election, scheduled for June 5.


The following offices are scheduled to appear on that ballot:

Federal and state offices


Governor


Lieutenant Governor


Secretary of State


Controller


Attorney General


Treasurer


Insurance Commissioner


Member, State Board of Equalization, District 1


United States Senator


US Representative in Congress, Districts 4 and 16


State Senator, Districts 8 and 12


Member of the Assembly, District 5

 

State Superintendent of Public Instruction

Judicial offices


Judge of the Superior Court, Office 1 (Incumbent Joseph Soldani)


Judge of the Superior Court, Office 2 (Incumbent Charles Wieland)


Judge of the Superior Court, Office 3 (Incumbent Thomas Bender)


Judge of the Superior Court, Office 4 (Incumbent James Oakley)


Judge of the Superior Court, Office 5 (Incumbent Dale Blea)

County offices


Assessor


Auditor-Controller


County Clerk-Recorder


District Attorney


Sheriff-Coroner


Superintendent of Schools


Supervisor, District 1


Supervisor, District 2


Supervisor, District 5


Tax Collector-Treasurer

The following are the filing periods associated with becoming a candidate at that election:

Dec. 14, 2017 to Feb. 7, 2018


Signature in lieu of filing fee period — judicial candidates

Dec. 14, 2017 to Feb. 22, 2018


Signature in lieu of filing fee period — federal, state, legislative and local candidates

Jan. 29, 2018 to Feb. 7, 2018


Declaration of intention period — judicial candidates

Feb. 8, 2018 to Feb. 12, 2018


Extended declaration of intention period — judicial candidates


(Extends only if Incumbent fails to file by deadline. Does not apply to office for which there is no Incumbent)

Feb. 12, 2018 to March 9, 2018


Nomination and declaration of candidacy period — all candidates

March 10, 2018 to March 14, 2018*


Extended nomination and declaration of candidacy period


(Extends only if Incumbent fails to file by deadline. Does not apply to office for which there is no Incumbent)

March 10, 2018 to March 19, 2018*


Period to submit arguments for or against measures

March 20, 2018 to March 30, 2018


Period to submit rebuttals to arguments for or against measures

April 9, 2018 to May 22, 2018


Write-in candidacy period

* — Indicates date falls on a Saturday, Sunday, or holiday.  Filing date moves to next business day.

Interested candidates must obtain and file the required documentation to run for office from the County Clerk-Recorder, located at 200 W 4th Street, Madera California. The County Clerk-Recorder will issue and file documents during normal business hours, Monday through Friday, during each of the filing period listed above.