Absentee Ballots Mailed for the May Idaho Primary Election

Absentee Ballots Mailed for the May Idaho Primary Election

April 5, 2024

County Elections offices throughout the state of Idaho have begun mailing absentee ballots for the May 21st primary election. The initial mailing comprises over 14,000 ballots statewide.

Voters who have requested an absentee ballot should expect to receive it in the mail in the next week. Voters may request an absentee ballot online by visiting VoteIdaho.gov. The deadline for submitting requests for an absentee ballot for the May primary election is May 10th at 5:00 p.m.

“Whether you plan to vote absentee, vote early, or vote on Election Day, have a plan to vote in the Idaho May primary. The Idaho primary includes races for Congress, state legislators, and local races that impact your community. Every vote counts, so ensure your voice is heard by participating in this important election,” said Idaho Secretary of State Phil McGrane.

An absentee tracker data visualization is available to view on VoteIdaho.gov with statistics on absentees sent and received throughout the primary election cycle. For more information regarding the May primary election, visit VoteIdaho.gov.

About Phil McGrane

Phil McGrane was elected Idaho’s twenty-eighth Secretary of State and took office on January 2, 2023. McGrane served as elected Clerk of Ada County from 2019-2022. McGrane holds a bachelor’s degree in philosophy, a juris doctorate, and a Master of Public Administration. As a fourth-generation Idahoan, Phil has dedicated his career to making elections in the state of Idaho accessible, secure and transparent.



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