Ballots are on the way for the Aug. 3 primary election
18-day voting period begins Friday, July 16
Last updated 7/16/2021 at 11:05am
Registered voters across Washington will soon receive ballots for the upcoming primary election, Tuesday, Aug. 3.
The primary election's 18-day voting period begins Friday, July 16, and lasts through election day. Ballots include a prepaid-postage return envelope, so people who return their ballots via U.S. mail do not have to pay for a stamp. Voters who place their ballots in an official drop box must do so by 8 p.m. on election day. Drop box locations may be found at VoteWA.gov.
Secretary of State Kim Wyman encourages voters to mail their completed ballots well before election day to ens...