Running for Office Guide 2024


2024 Candidates filing locally at County Clerk's Office (PDF)

Certified Candidates from SOS 2-16-2024 (PDF)


2024 Primary Election Some Important Dates:

*******Election Day: Tuesday, May 14th, 2024**********

January 1 through May 8 Absentee Ballot Applications submitted.
February 20 Drawing for Ballot Order March 29 Begin mailing absentee ballots.
April 1 – April 8 2024 1st Quarter Campaign Finance Report (Jan 1-March 30)
Week of April 15 Poll Worker Training at Election Center
April 23 Deadline for any new voter registrations or any voter changes before Primary Election
April 24 Public Testing for Early Voting and Election Day
2:00 p.m. at Election Center at Mountaineer Mall
April 24, May 5, May 12 Sample Ballot published in Dominion Post

April 29 – May 3 2024 Primary Campaign Finance Report (Apr 1-28)
May 1 – May 11 Early Voting 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. daily (except Sunday)
May 8 Last Day to request an Absentee Ballot for Primary
Election Night starts at 7:30 p.m. at the Election Center
May 20 Canvass begins at 9:00 a.m. at Election Center
July 1 – July 8 2024 2nd Quarter Campaign Finance Report (Apr 29-Jun 30)


Early Voting Locations:

Early Voting will be held from May 1 through May 11, 2024, each day excluding Sundays.

Hours will be Monday thru Saturday from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. at the following locations:


Mountaineer Mall

5000 Greenbag Road, Morgantown, WV 26505

(Front side of Mall next to Mylan)


Mason Dixon Park

79 Buckeye Road, Core, WV 26541

(In the red barn)


Suncrest Towne Centre

525 Suncrest Towne Centre Dr Ste 101, Morgantown, WV 26505


Candidate Information:

Board of Education Candidate Handout 11/7/2023 (PDF)
C-1 Certificate of Announcement 2024 from Secretary of State Office 1/5/2024 (PDF)
DOH Rules for Campaign Signs (PDF)
Offices on the ballot for the May 2024 Primary Election (PDF)
Pronunciation Instructions (PDF)
The Ethics Act A Code of Conduct for Public Servants (PDF)
3-1-28 Election Official Eligibility (PDF)
C9 - Withdrawal of Candidacy (PDF)
Calendar & EV Info for 24P (PDF)


Campaign Finance:

Candidate Campaign Finance Guide (PDF)
Campaign Finance Deadline 2024 (PDF)
Ethics Commission Financial Disclosure Statement Filing Requirement Information 2024 (PDF)
F3 - Treasurer Designation (PDF)
F5 - Change of Treasurer (PDF)
F7 - Long Form Current Cycle (PDF)
F7A - Short Form Current Cycle (PDF)

Additional Links and Info

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Monongalia County Clerk, 243 High St., Courthouse Room 123, Morgantown, WV 26505-5491

phone: (304) 291-7230      fax: (304) 291-7233

Office Hours are Monday - Friday: 8:30am to 4:30pm

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