IDAHO SECRETARY OF STATE
Ben Ysursa, Secretary of State
U.S. House of Representatives
No statewide initiatives qualified for ballot status.
County offices on the ballot will include County Commissioner District 1 (2 year term), County Commissioner District 3 (4 year term), County Sheriff, County Prosecuting Attorney, and Magistrate Judges. Other offices and issues (if any) will vary by county. Check with your County Clerk for more specific information.
November 06, 2012 is the next Idaho General Election.
You can go to Idahovotes.gov for information on important dates for voters. You can check your registration, the location of your polling place and the status of your absentee ballot.
Candidate Filing Requirements
Candidate Filing Forms
Candidate filing for most offices has concluded. October 9th is the last day for an individual to file a declaration to be a write-in candidate in the General Election.
Partisan presidential candidates were chosen at Party Caucus by the political parties that have ballot status in Idaho.
The deadline for independent candidates to file has passed. There will be two independent candidates for President on the General Election ballot.
New Political Party Formation in 2012
If you wish to form a new political party in Idaho in 2012, here are the instructions and forms.