Texas Elections 2018

CHECK OUT: Your Voting Guide 2018 For Houston And Harris County

The first day of early voting for the March 6 Texas primary begins Tuesday, February 20

Photo via Wikimedia Commons, early voting center at Bauer Drive Community Recreation Center in Rockville, Maryland. Harris County voters who have been displaced by Hurricane Harvey are advised to vote early at any one of the 46 early voting locations.

Early voting in Harris County started Tuesday, February 20, 2018, and will end on Friday, March 2, 2018. The county has 46 early voting locations open. Election Day is Tuesday, March 6, 2018.

Here are some helpful details Harris County residents need to know before going to vote:

Early voting hours of operation:

February 20 – February 23 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

February 24 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

February 25 from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.

February 26 – March 2 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

On Election Day March 6:

Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Find your poll and view voter specific ballot.

Harris County voters who have been displaced by Hurricane Harvey are advised to vote early at any one of the 46 early voting locations.

Voting by mail

Voters who are qualified to vote by mail may also vote before Election Day.  All requests for a mail ballot must be received (not postmarked) by the County Clerk’s office by the deadline of Feb. 23. Click here for ballot by mail application.

Military and overseas voters

Eligible military personnel, spouses or dependents of the military, and civilians overseas now have the ability to complete a Federal Post Card Application (FPCA) online. Military and overseas voters, please click here.

To find more information about the early voting process, view a personal sample ballot, voters may visit www.HarrisVotes.com or call the Harris County Clerk’s office at 713-755-6965.

The League of Women Voters, a nonpartisan organization, has  compiled a guide for voters

Voters guide in English:

Guía de los votantes en español:

Harris County Clerk and Harris County District Clerk 2018 Candidates:

League of Women Voters Candidate Conversations 2-13-18:

Texas Congressional District 7 – Candidate Conversations – League of Women Voters Houston:

Important 2018 election dates:

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