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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.…

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Ballots Being Sent to Military, Overseas Voters Ahead of Deadline

The Office of the Clerk and Recorder will send approximately 4,100 ballots for the General Election to voters classified under the Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act (UOCAVA) by the end of day on Friday, September 21, (statutory requirement is September 22). These voters with special circumstances include military and their dependents living out of…

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Primary Election Ballots Mailed

The El Paso County Clerk and Recorder’s Office has mailed approximately 375,000 ballots to active registered Democratic, Republican and Unaffiliated voters for the 2018 Primary Election.  The ballots should arrive in voters’ mailboxes Friday of this week. Ballots sent will contain contests for U.S. House, Governor, Secretary of State, Treasurer, Attorney General, CU Regent, Board…

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Guilty Plea in Voter Fraud Case

On May 15, 2018, Nathan Parks pled guilty to voting twice in the 2016 General Election. Mr. Parks knowingly cast ballots in Colorado and Washington, resulting in a misdemeanor, according to the Colorado Revised Statute 1-13-710. As part of his sentencing, Mr. Parks will provide 30 hours of community service, pay all restitution and court…