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Elections Department Participates in Statewide Risk Limiting Audit

The El Paso County Elections Department will participate in the statewide Risk Limiting Audit (RLA) Friday, November 16. This sophisticated post-election audit allows officials to compare a sample of paper ballots against digital tallies to verify results were tabulated correctly. Due to the high level of statistical probability, this audit confirms election results have not…

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Ballots Have Been Mailed

The El Paso County Clerk and Recorder’s Office has mailed approximately 379,900 ballots to active, registered county voters for the 2018 General Election.  The two-sheet ballot—which contains the race for Governor/Lieutenant Governor,  U.S. Representative, State Legislators, State Offices, County Offices, Judges and various other races and ballot questions—should begin arriving in voters’ mailboxes later this…

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Clerk’s Office Completes Public Test to Ensure Accuracy of Voting Equipment

The El Paso County Clerk and Recorder’s Office conducted a public Logic and Accuracy test on all ballot counting equipment that will be used for the 2018 General Election.  This includes the Central Count Optical Scanners, and Voter Service and Polling Center ADA accessible ballot-marking devices.  Each component was tested to verify that it is…

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County Clerk Celebrates National Voter Registration Day

The El Paso County Clerk and Recorder’s Office joins the National Association of Secretaries of State and various other organizations in recognizing tomorrow, Tuesday, September 25, as National Voter Registration Day.  The purpose of the day is to encourage people to register to vote or check their registration to ensure it is up to date.…