RON THORNBURGH
Secretary of State
image of the Kansas Secretary of State seal
STATE OF KANSAS
Memorial Hall, 1st Floor
120 SW 10th Avenue
Topeka, KS 66612-1594
(785) 296-4564
www.kssos.org


NEWS RELEASE

For Immediate Release
Friday, June 6, 2008

Contact Information
Stephanie Wing, Public Information Officer
Office of the Secretary of State
(785) 296-8571
stephaniew@kssos.org

CANDIDATE FILING DEADLINE
SET FOR JUNE 10 AT NOON

TOPEKA, KS – Kansas Secretary of State Ron Thornburgh will conclude the candidate filing period for U.S. Senate, U.S. House of Representatives, Kansas Senate, Kansas House of Representatives, District Attorney positions, even numbered Kansas Board of Education seats, and various District Court Judges and District Magistrate Judges in elected districts for the August 5 primary election on Tuesday, June 10 at noon. The Secretary of State’s office will have the filing procedure set up from 8 a.m. to noon in the first floor of the Memorial Hall building.

At the noon deadline, Secretary of State Ron Thornburgh will strike the gavel and declare the filing period for these offices ended. As soon as possible thereafter, a complete candidate list will be prepared and available on our web site at www.kssos.org.

Persons interested in filing for office must complete the necessary paperwork and submit a fee or petition to the Secretary of State’s office.
 
 

 

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