Filing begins for candidates for county, state, or federal office begins on Saturday, November 9th. Precinct level and county-wide candidates, along with state level candidates whose offices are wholly contained within Williamson County, must file an application for a place on the March 2020 Primary Ballot with Williamson County Democratic Party Chair Kim Gilby or Secretary Molly Bucy. Candidates for office with a multi-county jurisdiction will file with the Texas Democratic Party.

The Texas Secretary of State’s Office provides a Candidate Guide with filing information, key dates, and other resources. Interested persons are also encouraged to meet with the Candidate Recruitment Committee. Contact Party Chair Kim Gilby at wilcodemschair@gmail.com with any questions.

Applications, along with accompanying fees or petitions, are due by 6:00 pm on Monday December 9th. For more information about filing requirements or forms, please refer to the Secretary of State’s website.