Voting in the Democratic Party Primary
In Virginia, the Democratic Party selects its candidates through a primary. A Democratic Party primary will take place on June 8, 2021. Voters will choose candidates for the following races: Governor, Lieutenant Governor, and Attorney General. You do not need to be a registered member of the Democratic Party in order to vote in the primary.
Here are important dates you should know if you want to help select a candidate for the Democratic Party.
- The first day of in-person absentee voting at your local registrar's office is Saturday, April 24, 2021.
- The deadline to register to vote, or update your voter registration is Monday, May 17, 2021. Click on this link to register.
- The deadline to request an absentee ballot to be mailed to you is Friday, May 28, 2021. To request a vote by mail ballot, click here.
- The last day of in-person absentee voting at your local registrar's office is Saturday, June 5, 2021, at 5:00 p.m.
WHO IS ON MY BALLOT?
Click on each link to learn about what issues each candidate finds important and what solutions they would want if they were elected.
Lieutenant Governor Race
Attorney General Race