Election Schedule Year 2010

Elections in the District of Columbia are scheduled for every even-numbered year, with the primary for a partisan offices held in September and the general election held in November. In years where a presidential election occurs, a presidential preference primary is also held on the second Tuesday in February. This calendar lists elections scheduled in the District of Columbia during the year 2010. Other Offices and measures (such as initiative, referendum, and recalls) may be added to the ballot later.

September 14, 2010 Primary Election

  • Delegate to the United States House of Representatives
  • Mayor of the District of Columbia
  • Chairman of the Council of the District of Columbia
  • At-Large Member of the Council of the District of Columbia
  • Ward 1 Member of the Council of the District of Columbia
  • Ward 3 Member of the Council of the District of Columbia
  • Ward 5 Member of the Council of the District of Columbia
  • Ward 6 Member of the Council of the District of Columbia
  • United States Representative

November 2, 2010 General Election

  • Delegate to the United States House of Representatives
  • Mayor of the District of Columbia
  • Chairman of the Council of the District of Columbia
  • At-Large Member of the Council of the District of Columbia (two to be elected)
  • Ward 1 Member of the Council of the District of Columbia
  • Ward 3 Member of the Council of the District of Columbia
  • Ward 5 Member of the Council of the District of Columbia
  • Ward 6 Member of the Council of the District of Columbia
  • Ward Member of the State Board of Education (Wards 1,3,5 & 6)
  • United States Representative
  • Advisory Neighborhood Commissioners (286 Commissioners)

  1 Each of the political parties qualified to conduct a primary (Democratic, Republican, and the D.C. Statehood Green) may nominate only one candidate to the general election.
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