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GENERAL ELECTION

November 8, 2022

If you are interested in becoming a poll worker, please contact Kevin Carden at kcarden@jeffersoncountywv.org or 304-728-3248. You must be a registered voter in Jefferson County to be eligible.

Effective January 1, 2018, voters must show a form of identification to vote in person during the Early Voting period or on Election Day in any election. Refer to the pamphlet "Be Registered & Be Ready to Vote!" for more information.

The last day to register to vote in the General Election is October 18, 2022.

Early Voting and Election Day Hours

Early Voting will be held at Charles Washington Hall (100 W Washington St, 2nd Floor, Charles Town). To access the 2nd Floor, use the entrance on N George St marked "Suite 201" (directly across the street from the Jefferson County Courthouse). NOTE: Charles Washington Hall is handicap-accessible. The elevator is located adjacent to the stairs.

Early Voting dates:
October 26 – November 5
Hours: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (including Saturdays)
Saturday Voting: October 29 and November 5

(Note: Early Voting is not offered on Sundays.)

Election Day voting takes place on November 8 at your normal polling location.

Polls are open 6:30 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.
(The Courthouse is not a polling place and will be closed on Election Day.)

Absentee Voting

Those persons who are unable to make it to the Jefferson County Courthouse during early voting or to their polling place on Election Day may be eligible to receive an absentee ballot.
Information concerning absentee voting can be found on the website of the West Virginia Secretary of State, or by contacting Shaun Pacetti at 304-728-3386 or spacetti@jeffersoncountywv.org.

You can print the application here:

Regular Absentee Application            Military and Overseas Application

Please pay special attention to the instructions for completing the application.

Applications can either be mailed via USPS or emailed to the clerk at the respective addresses here:

Jefferson County Clerk's Office
Attn: Voter Registration & Elections
PO Box 208
Charles Town WV  25414

 

jeffersoncounty@wvsos.com

Absentee ballot applications will be accepted beginning August 16, 2022 and must be received no later than 5:00 p.m. on November 2, 2022.

 

Sample Ballots

97th Delegate District - Precincts 29, 34, and 35

98th Delegate District - Precincts 6, 7, 20, 22, 25, 26, 27, 28A, and 28B

99th Delegate District - Precincts 2, 3, 4, 12, 16, 19, 23A, 23B, 24A, and 24B

100th Delegate District - Precincts 13, 14, 15, 17, 21A, 21B, 31, 32, 33, and 36

 

State Candidate List

State-level candidates file with the Secretary of State's office. Refer to the West Virginia State Candidate Listing By Office to search by county.

 

County Candidate List

The following candidates have filed candidacy forms for election in Jefferson County. Click on the title of the form following a candidate's name below to view it.

County Commission - Charles Town District

Clare Anne Ath

Clare Anne Ath (REP) - Precandidacy Registration Form3rd Quarter Financial Statement; 4th Quarter Financial Statement; 1st Quarter Financial StatementPrimary Financial Statement; 2nd Quarter Financial StatementCertificate of Announcement; Treasurer Designation

Website, Facebook

Dale Manuel

Dale Manuel (DEM) - 3rd Quarter Financial Statement; 4th Quarter Financial Statement; 1st Quarter Financial Statement; Primary Financial Statement; 2nd Quarter Financial StatementCertificate of Announcement; Treasurer Designation; Code of Fair Campaign Practices

David C Tabb David C. Tabb (MTN) - Certificate of Announcement; Nomination by Convention

County Commission - Shepherdstown District

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John Doyle (DEM) - Precandidacy Registration Form; 4th Quarter Financial Statement; 1st Quarter Financial Statement; Primary Financial Statement (Amended Statement); 2nd Quarter Financial StatementCertificate of Announcement

Jennifer Krouse

Jennifer Krouse (REP) - Precandidacy Registration Form3rd Quarter Financial Statement; 4th Quarter Financial Statement; 1st Quarter Financial Statement; Primary Financial Statement; 2nd Quarter Financial StatementCertificate of Announcement

Website


County Clerk

Sandy McDonald

Sandy Slusher McDonald (DEM) - Certificate of AnnouncementTreasurer Designation; 1st Quarter Financial Statement; Primary Financial Statement; 2nd Quarter Financial Statement

Jacki Shadle

Jacki Shadle (REP) - Precandidacy Registration Form4th Quarter Financial Statement; 1st Quarter Financial Statement; Primary Financial Statement; 2nd Quarter Financial StatementCertificate of Announcement; Treasurer Designation

Facebook


Circuit Clerk

Tina Renner

Tina Renner (REP) - Certificate of Announcement; Treasurer Designation; 1st Quarter Financial Statement (Amended Statement); Primary Financial Statement; 2nd Quarter Financial Statement

Website

Laura Storm

Laura E. Storm (DEM) - Certificate of Announcement; Treasurer Designation; 1st Quarter Financial Statement; Primary Financial Statement; 2nd Quarter Financial Statement

Facebook


Referendums: Proposed amendments to the WV Constitution

Referendums will be held on several proposed amendments to the Constitution of West Virginia during this year's General Election. These proposed amendments include:

  • Amendment No. 1: Clarification of the Judiciary’s Role in Impeachment Proceedings
  • Amendment No. 2: Property Tax Modernization
  • Amendment No. 3: Incorporation of Churches or Religious Denominations
  • Amendment No. 4: Education Accountability
The West Virginia Secretary of State's Office has published a description of each proposed amendment, along with full text.

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