Every year we have a Primary Election on the 1st Tuesday of August and a General Election on the 1st Tuesday after the 1st Monday of November. This year’s primary election is Tuesday, August 2nd and the general election is Tuesday, November 8nd.

August 2nd Primary Election

In addition to the anti-abortion constitutional amendment (remember to vote NO!) we’ll have primary races on the Aug. 2nd ballot including these Democratic incumbents and candidates:

After the June 1st candidate filing deadline, we’ll list all of your Democratic candidates here.


WHY: Our local elected officials have a big impact on our daily lives, plus, Kris Kobach started as a City Council Member in Overland Park! Need we say more?
WHERE: [email protected] or jocodems.org/volunteer

Your Registration

WHY: Register to vote or check your registration. Anyone turning 18 on or before August 2, 2022, can register now.
WHERE: ksvotes.org
WHEN: By July 12

Your Ballot

WHY: Review your sample ballot to see which candidates will be on your ballot.
WHERE: voter.jocoelection.org
WHEN: Available beginning July 13

Election Day

WHY: Vote at your polling place between 7am and 7pm.
WHERE: Find your polling place online at voter.jocoelection.org
WHEN: Tuesday, August 2

Vote Early In Person

WHY: Beat the lines and vote early in-person at one of the early voting locations. Details will be at jocoelection.org after June 1.
WHERE: jocoelection.org/advance-voting
WHEN: starts Saturday, July 16

Vote By Mail

WHY: If you will be traveling, away at college, or want or need to vote from home, use an advance ballot. Apply by July 26th at ksvotes.org. (Online Advance Voting applications may not be available until after June 1.) You must apply to vote early by mail for every election unless you have a disability and have been accepted for Permanent Advance Ballot Status. (Applications available here.) You can apply for both the August 2nd and the November 8th elections at the same time. If you apply for a mail ballot, the primary ballot will be mailed to you starting on July 13th.
WHERE: ksvotes.org
WHEN: By Apply by July 26 5PM