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What if a Candidate Doesn’t Meet the Required Qualifications for Office?

What if a Candidate Doesn’t Meet the Required Qualifications for Office?

This post looks at the requirements candidates must meet to run for office, and what can be done when a candidate isn’t legally qualified.

In Focus

Why Should Your Jurisdiction Have a Facebook Group? Public-sector social media professionals are using Facebook’s Groups feature to generate increased reach and organic conversation that’s not always achievable on the platform with a simple government page. More from Government Technology. June 25, 2019

Tools and Resources

Municipal Elections

This page addresses both the nuts and bolts of municipal elections and the issue of the use of public facilities and public office in election campaigns. 

 

Roles and Responsibilities of Local Government Leaders

This page provides an overview of the powers of the legislative and executive branches of cities and counties in Washington State, along with practical tips for avoiding conflicts.