2024 Election Cycle Begins with Candidate Filing Period

May 16, 2024 | Politics

Cheyenne, WY (RELEASE) May 16th, 2024 — On May 16th, the Wyoming Secretary of State’s Office announced the beginning of the 2024 Election Cycle in Wyoming. Candidates for the 2024 Primary Election may file their Application for Nomination beginning on Thursday, May 16th through 5:00 P.M. on Friday, May 31st. Major party candidates for the office of U.S. Senator, U.S. Representative, Wyoming State Senator (even numbered districts), and Wyoming State Representative must file with the Secretary of State’s Elections Division in order to stand for election in the 2024 Primary Election, which will take place on Tuesday, August 20th. Candidates filing with the Wyoming Secretary of State’s Office may file in person or online through the Candidate Filing web page. A list of candidates who have filed to run for office will be posted daily and will be available on the Secretary of State’s Election Center website.

“At the Secretary of State’s Office, we are very excited about the beginning of the 2024 Election Cycle and the Candidate Filing period,” Secretary of State Chuck Gray said. “Running for office is a pivotal part of our Constitutional republic, and is also a tremendously rewarding experience. We encourage candidates to consult our 2024 Campaign Guide, and contact us with any questions. At our office, we’re focused on serving the people of Wyoming and conducting a great election.”