in Kaufman County are handled by the Tax Assessor Collector's Office
Tonya Ratcliff, Early Voting Clerk
Kaufman County Courthouse Annex
100 N. Washington, Kaufman, TX 75142
P.O. Box 339, Kaufman, TX 75142
Early voting locations are: Kaufman Annex
- 100 N. Washington, Kaufman
Forney Sub Courthouse - 200 E. Main, Forney
Sub Courthouse - 408 E. College, Terrell
Kemp Sub Courthouse - 103 N. Main, Kemp
March 4, 2014 General Primary Election
2014 March Primary Calendar available
For candidate information go to: http://www.sos.state.tx.us/elections/candidates/guide/index.shtml
For more information on filing required
Campaign Finance Reports go to: http://www.ethics.state.tx.us/
The 82nd Legislature passed the Voter ID Bill that requires a voter to present identification
with a picture in order to be able to vote. This law is now in effect after Supreme Court ruling on Section 4 of the
1964 Voting Rights Act.
PERSONS NOT ENTITLED TO VOTE:
1. Persons under 18 years of age.
2. Persons who are mentally incompetent
as determined by a final judgment in court.
3. Persons while incarcerated, on parole, mandatory supervision, or probation
as a result of a felony conviction.
4. Persons who have been convicted of a felony and have not completed their sentence.
QUALIFICATIONS FOR VOTING:
You must be a citizen of the United States.
2. You must be at least 18 years of age on the day of the election.
3. You must be a resident of the county.
4. You must be registered to vote.
REGISTER TO VOTE:
1. Complete a post-card application for voter registration and mail it, postage-free, or present it
in person to the County Voter Registrar, Tax Assessor-Collector, or a Deputy Voter Registrar in your county.
forms are available at the Republican Headquarters, the County Clerk's office or from the Voter Registrar.
2. You may
register to vote at any time, but your application must be received by the registrar of voters 30 days before an election
in order to vote in that election.
3. You may register to vote if you are at least 17 years and 10 months of age, but
you may not vote until you are 18 years of age.
4. You may register to vote at the Texas Department of Public Safety
when renewing your drivers license.
HOW TO VOTE BY MAIL: · Send a request for a ballot
to the Early Voting Clerk by mail, common carrier, contract carrier, or by fax if the voter is absent from the county. The
application must be in writing and signed by the applicant. It must have the name of the applicant, the address at which the
applicant is registered to vote, the address to which the ballot is to be mailed, for which election application is being
made, and the reason for early voting by mail (out of town during voting period, over 65, disabled, or sick).
Voting precincts have been realigned. There are now thirty (30) voting
precincts. Below are the new polling locations.
County Wide Voting Locations
|Pct. 1 First Baptist Church/Kaufman|| 302 S. Washington||Kaufman
|Pct. 2 Ola Church of Christ|| 9720 St. Hwy 243||Kaufman|
|Pct. 3 First Baptist Church/Forney|| 1003 College St. (F.M. 741)||Forney|
|Pct. 4 Taltly Baptist Church|| 5210 N. FM 148||Crandall|
|Pct. 5 Terrell Fire Station #5|| 225 Baker St.||Terrell|
|Pct. 6 Able Springs Fire Station|| 30108 FM 429||Terrell|
|Pct. 7 North Forney High School|| 6170 N. Mason Blvd.||Forney|
|Pct. 8 Emmanuel Baptist Church|| 1717 N. Francis||Terrell|
|Pct. 9 Elmo Fire Station||12777 FM 2728||Terrell|
|Pct. 10 Scurry ISD Admin Bldg||10705
S. St Hwy 34||Scurry|
|Pct. 11 Beacon Hill Baptist Church|| 548 Hwy 80||Forney|
|Pct. 12 Memorial Baptist Church|| 10374
|Pct. 13 Mustang Creek Community Church|| 13851 FM 548||Forney|
|Pct. 14 Lewis Elementary|| 1309 Luckenbach Dr.||Forney|
|Pct. 15 First Baptist Church Kemp|| 1320 S. Elm||Kemp|
|Pct. 16 Mabank City Hall|| 129 E. Market||Mabank|
|Pct. 17 Pointview Baptist Church|| 110 FM 3039||Combine|
|Pct. 18 Crandall/Combine Community Ctr|| 500 W. Lewis||Crandall|
|Pct. 19 First Assembly of God Church|| 203 Main||Terrell|
|Pct. 20 Terrell Bingo|| 14701 Hwy 205||Terrell|
|Pct. 21 Abner Baptist Church|| 6877 FM 2727||Kaufman|
|Pct. 22 Post Oak Bend Community Ctr|| 1175 CR 278||Kaufman|
|Pct. 23 Oak Ridge City Hall|| 8450 N. St. Hwy 34||Terrell|
|Pct. 24 Rose Hill SUD|| 1377 CR 274||Kaufman|
|Pct. 25 Forney Sub Courthouse|| 200 E. Main||Forney|
|Pct. 26 Bethlehem Baptist Church|| 500 S. Francis||Terrell|
|Pct. 27 Church of Christ East Side|| 627 S. FM 548|| Forney|
|Pct. 28 Kaufman County Library|| 3790 S. Houston||Kaufman|
|Pct. 29 Heartland Community Center|| 6622 FM 741|| Forney|
|Pct. 30 Warsaw Community Center|| 6430 FM 148|| Kaufman|
Go to www.sos.tx.state.us/ For more information on voting or information regarding voting for those in the military and overseas voting