Candidate Timeline

Here are key program dates for candidates who are interested in qualifying for the Democracy Voucher Program for the 2023 election. Additional dates are to be determined.

January 1, 2022

Election Cycle Begins

Candidates may begin collecting qualifying contributions.

July 1, 2022

Candidate Registration Packets Accepted

Candidates may submit the program registration packet, which includes qualifying contributions, filed C-3s, and a signed program pledge.

May 15-19, 2023 Candidate Filing Week

All candidates must file a Declaration of Candidacy with King County Elections.
June 2, 2023

Final Day for Candidates to Enter Program

Candidates must pledge before this date to participate in the program.

August 1, 2023 Primary Election
November 7, 2023 General Election