What is a General Election?

Icon: A judge uses a gavel.Voters will vote for candidates and ballot measures. Measures are questions or issues that voters decide on. You can vote for a candidate in any party.

Everyone can vote for President, US Senator, US Representative, Attorney General, Secretary of State, and State Treasurer. Some voters can also vote for local candidates like Mayor, Sheriff or Commissioner. Icon: Political partyEveryone can vote on statewide ballot measures. Some voters can also vote for local ballot measures for their city, county, or district.