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Recent news releases
February Special Election Logic And Accuracy Test Tomorrow
King County Elections will perform the county's official logic and accuracy testing on ballot counting and processing equipment at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, January 28 at the King County Elections office, 919 SW Grady Way in Renton.
King County Elections Director Julie Wise to be sworn in for second term on Tuesday, January 7
Following a resounding re-election in November, Julie Wise will be sworn in for her second term as King County Director of Elections by Supreme Court Justice Mary Yu. Other speakers include King County Executive Dow Constantine and the founder and Executive Director of Mujer Al Volante, Jaqueline Garcia.
King County Elections Announces Recount Plans
Following certification of results last week, King County Elections will hold recounts for City Council positions in Bothell, Redmond, and Mercer Island on Wednesday, December 4th and Thursday, December 5th.
King County Certifies General Election 2019, Announces Recounts in Three Races
On Tuesday, November 26, King County Elections certified the final results for the 2019 General Election and began preparations for recounts for races in Bothell, Mercer Island, and Redmond.
King County Elections Announces Plans for Two Results Postings for Friday, November 8
King County Elections will release two results posting on Friday, November 8. Following these posts, King County is estimating only approximately 5% of ballots will remain to be counted.