PLEASE NOTE:  It is not required by law, but your County Chairman would very much appreciate it if you would bring/send a copy of your Campaign Treasurer Appointment along with your application for any office other than Precinct Chairman or County Chairman!

Please note that a candidate for precinct chair may file starting Tuesday, September 15, 2015 and a candidate for county chair/state or county office may not file until Saturday, November 14, 2015. The filing deadline for everyone is Monday, December 14, 2015 at 6 p.m.

Texas Secretary of State

  Candidate Information page:

  Qualifications for Office:

  Filing Fees or Signature Requirements:

  Election Forms:
2-1 - Application Precinct for County Chair on General Primary Ballot
     2-2 - Application for Place on Primary Ballot
     2-3f - Petition in Lieu of a Filing Fee:
     2-4 – Application for Place on Primary Ballot – Federal Office

  Offices up for Election in 2016:

  Important Primary Election Dates:


Texas Ethics Commission
  Publications and Guides:

  Campaign Finance Information:

  Filing Schedules:

  Political Advertising:

  Campaign Signs:

  Forms and Instructions:

Texas Department of Transportation on Campaign Signs:

We do not have Legal Counsel for our County Party!! 
If you have questions about the SOS applications, deadlines or qualifications, please contact the Legal Team at 1-800-252-2216, Option 2.

If you have questions about campaign finance or political advertising, please contact the Texas Ethics Commission at 512-463-5800.

You may also retain private legal counsel for interpretation of the law.

We look forward to working with you!


Caldwell County Republican Party County Chairman:

Kathy Haigler