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2016 General Election Candidate Listing 
General Election: November 8, 2016 


2016 Election                


Register to Vote/Update Your Information

General Election Calendar

Voter Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Track Your Ballot: Provisional and Absentee 

Offices on the Ballot

Current Office Holders 

Write-In Candidate Listing (PDF)
Early Voting Locations

Become a Poll Worker                                

Know Your Voting Rights                              

File an Election Complaint 

Vote in Honor of a Veteran Program

Change: Straight Ticket Voting Eliminated (PDF)

Download Sample Ballots

Abbreviations of Party Names Appearing on Ballot


Candidates & Committees


Candidate Forms

Executive Committee Forms

Filing Pre-Candidacy

Recognized Political Parties in WV


Write-In Candidate Information

Tips for Starting Your Campaign

DOH Rules for the Placement of Political Signs


Campaign Finance


View Candidate, PAC and IE Finance Reports

Online Campaign Finance Reporting System

Campaign Finance Forms

2016 Campaign Finance Guide (PDF) 

Laws and General Instructions


Federal Candidate Reports (fec.gov)

Historical Campaign Finance Reports

2016 Campaign Finance Report Deadlines

Campaign Finance Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Voter Registration

 Register to Vote / Update My Information​  
 Am I Registered to Vote?
Host a Voter Registration Drive (PDF)
Voter Registration Deadlines
Contact Your County Clerk
Voter Registration Totals

Voting Information


Find My Polling Place

Election Day

Early Voting

Voting Absentee: By Mail, Permanent, Emergency

Military and Overseas Absentee Voting

Information for Voters with Disabilities


Learn about Your Voting System

View WV Political Districts

Voting Rights (PDF)

Voting An Absentee Ballot (PDF)

Voting While In College (PDF)



Election Administrators

Election Forms and Materials

Election Guides

Poll Worker Videos and Manuals

Report Your Monthly VR Data Sales (PDF)


List of Authorized Ballot Printers (PDF)

Motor Voter Information

HAVA Information

Make Your Polling Place Accessible


City & Town Elections

Municipal Candidate Forms
Municipal Election Guide (PDF)
Duties & Responsibilities Quick Reference (PDF)

2013 Seminar Presentations

2013 Seminar Videos


History & Data


Purchase Voter Registration Lists (PDF)

Voter Registration Totals

Voter Hall of Fame: Member List and Application


Election Results (2008-2016)

Historical Election Results (1950-2006)



Civic Education

Jennings Randolph Award
Request a Visit

Additional Resources


Election Contacts

WV Election Code (PDF)
Legislative Report on the Online Voting Pilot Project dated June 9, 2010 (PDF)

Affidavit for Qualified Newspapers (PDF)

Ballot Printer Applications

Legislative Report on the Online Voting Pilot Project dated January 19, 2011 (PDF)


List of Qualified Newspapers (PDF)



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 Updated 10/24/2016