Kentucky Elections

for 2018

General election is on November 6, 2018.

Check if you’re registered to vote at Voter Information Center.

Register online at Register to Vote.

Get your sample ballot at Sample Ballot Lookup.

Voter’s Registration deadline

  • In-Person: 29 days before Election Day.
  • By Mail: 29 days before Election Day.
  • Online: N/A

There is NO Early voting in Kentucky but Absentee (If you can’t vote in person on Election Day), you can vote absentee In-person starting 12 days (or more) before Election Day.

Federal Level

President: There is NO candidate running for president in 2018

Senator: There are NO candidates running for the Senate in 2018.

US House of Representatives:

The Democratic candidates running for the House of Representatives are:

District 1:Paul Walker; District 2:Hank Linderman; District 3:John Yarmuth (I); District 4: Seth Hall; District 5:Kenneth Stepp; District 6:Amy McGrath.

State Executive Level

Governor: There is No election for Governor in 2018.

Lt. Governor: There is No election for Lt. Governor in 2018.

Atty. General: There is No election for Atty. General in 2018.

State Congressional Level

State Senate:

A total of 19 seats out of the chamber’s 38 seats are up for election in 2018. Kentucky state senators serve staggered, 4 year terms and half of the Senate is up for election every two years.

Dist. 2:Julie Tennyson; Dist. 4:Dorsey Ridley (I); Dist. 6:Crystal Chappell; Dist. 8:Bob Glenn; Dist. 10:Dennis Parrett (I); Dist. 12:Paula Setser-Kissick; Dist.14:Stephanie Compton; Dist 18:Robin Webb (I); Dist. 20:Dave Suetholz; Dist. 22:Carolyn Dupont; Dist. 24:Rachel Roberts; Dist. 26:Karen Berg; Dist. 28:Denise Gray; Dist 30:Paula Clemons-Combs; Dist. 32:Jeanie Smith; Dist 34:Susan Byrne Haddix; Dist. 36:Sheri Donahue.

State House of Representatives:

All 100 House seats are up for election in 2018. Kentucky state representatives serve 2 year terms, with all seats up for election every two years. Please vote for your Democratic representative, if there is one.

Court Judges: The 2 candidates are: I have No information on either of these candidates.

Daniel Ballou
Debra Hembree Lambert

Ballot measure:

There is 1 ballot measure on the Kentucky ballot. Vote NO on this measure. One of the Kentucky ACLU reason is, “The reason we have the procedural protections for the accused that we do is that our criminal justice framework rests on the presumption of the accused’s innocence and the fact that, occasionally, people that are accused of a crime are not guilty”.

Type Title Subject Description
LRCA Marsy’s Law Amendment Law Provides for constitutional rights of crime victims

School Board elections:

2018 Kentucky School Board Elections
District Primary Election General Election Runoff Election Regular term length Seats up for election Total board seats 2015-16 enrollment
Fayette County Public Schools N/A 11/6/2018 N/A 4 2 5 40,837
Jefferson County Public Schools N/A 11/6/2018 N/A 4 4 7 100,777

Municipal Level: