Voter Information

Primary Date: June 5, 2018
Note: In order to vote for Jake in the primary, you will need to register as a Libertarian. 

In order to vote for Jake in the primary, you will need to be registered to vote as a Libertarian.

Click here to register to vote

To qualify to register to vote, you must be:

  • A U.S. citizen,
  • An Iowa resident, and
  • At least 17 1/2 years old (must be 18 years old by election day to vote.)

You cannot:

  • Be a convicted felon (unless your voting rights have been restored),
  • Be judged mentally incompetent to vote by a court, or
  • Claim the right to vote in any other place.


Important Dates:

Primary Date:  June 5, 2018
Polls are open from 7 a.m. until 9 p.m. Absentee ballots may be delivered to the county auditor’s office until 9 p.m.

Monday, May 7-Absentee Ballots Ready
First day absentee ballots may be voted in the county auditor’s office.

Monday, May 21-Worry-Free Postmark Date
Mailed voter registration forms which are postmarked on or before today are considered on time to be pre-registered for the primary election even if they are received after preregistration deadline.

Friday, May 25-Voter Pre-Registration Deadline/Absentee Ballot by Mail Request Deadline
The deadline to pre-register to vote for the primary election is 5 p.m.
Exceptions: Mailed registration forms postmarked on or before the worry-free postmark date, are considered on time even if they are received after 5 p.m. today.

Saturday, Jun 02-Auditors’ Offices Open
The auditor’s office must be open for at least 8 hours for absentee voting and other election business.

Monday, Jun 4-Absentee Ballot In-Person Deadline
Last day to request and vote an absentee ballot in person at the county auditor’s office.