Politics
8:52 am
Fri March 9, 2012

Filing deadline Friday for May 29 political party primaries

GREENVILLE - Filing continues through 6 p.m. George Alexander, of Greenville, will oppose District 2 State Representative Dan Flynn, of Van, after filing for the position Tuesday. No Democrats had filed for the post as of Thursday afternoon. 

New voter registration cards are scheduled to be sent out after April 25 and runoff elections, if needed, will be held in July.

Candidates seeking an office in a particular county file with their respective county democratic or republican party offices. Candidates whose jurisdictions cover multiple counties file with the state party offices.