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Our Ballot Access Committee, along with local Greens, is working to get the Green Party on the ballot in as many states as possible.  If you would like to support these important efforts, please donate to the Ballot Access Committee. To volunteer time to ballot access efforts, please sign up to volunteer. Be sure to indicate if you can circulate a petition, and mention “ballot access” in your comments.

Green Party ballot access 2020
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US map indicating ballot status of states

For info on ballot access contacts in your state please click its link below:

AK AL AR AZ CA CT CO DC DE FL GA HI IA ID IL IN KS KY LA MA MD ME MI MN MO MS MT NC ND NE NH NJ NM NV NY OH OK OR PA RI SC SD TN TX UT VA VT WA WI WV WY

Timeline:

  • 2019 November 5, Tuesday – election day
  • 2020 January 1, Wednesday – Vermont 10 town meetings and state meeting due
  • 2020 February 28, Friday – Oklahoma 35,600 signature party petition due
  • 2020 February 28, Friday – Arizona 31,500 signature party petition due
  • 2020 March 3, Tuesday – Alabama 51,500 signature party petition due
  • 2020 March 12, Thursday – Montana 5,000 signature party petition due
  • 2020 June 1, Monday – Kansas 20,500 signature party petition due (180 days)
  • 2020 June 1, Monday – Wyoming 4,100 signature party petition due
  • 2020 June 5, Friday – Nevada 9,600 signature party petition due
  • 2020 June 22, Monday – Illinois 25,000 signature candidate petition due
    (start 2020 March 24)
  • 2020 June 30, Tuesday – Indiana 44,900 signature candidate petition due
  • 2020 July 1, Wednesday – Ohio 43,200 signature party petition due
  • 2020 July 1, Wednesday – South Dakota 3,400 signature party petition due
  • 2020 July 14, Tuesday – Georgia 7,500 signature candidate petition due
  • 2020 July 24, Friday – Washington 1,000 signature candidate petition due
    (start 2020 June 27)
  • 2020 July 27, Monday – New Jersey 800 signature candidate petition due
  • 2020 August 3, Monday – Maryland 10,000 signature party petition due
  • 2020 August 3, Monday – Nebraska 6,900 signature party petition due
  • 2020 August 3, Monday – Pennsylvania 5,000 signature candidate petition due
    (start 69 days before primary)
  • 2020 August 3, Monday – Arkansas 1,000 signature candidate petition due
  • 2020 August 4, Tuesday – Wisconsin 2,000 signature candidate petition due
    (start 2020 June 1)
  • 2020 August 5, Wednesday – Tennessee 56,000 signature party petition due
  • 2020 August 5, Wednesday – Alaska 3,000 signature candidate petition due
  • 2020 August 5, Wednesday – New Hampshire 3,000 signature candidate petition due
  • 2020 August 14, Friday – Iowa 1,500 signature candidate petition due
  • 2020 August 18, Tuesday – Minnesota 2,000 signature candidate petition due
    (start 70 days before primary)
  • 2020 August 21, Friday – Virginia 5,000 signature candidate petition due
    (start 2020 January 2)
  • 2020 August 31, Monday – Idaho 13,100 signature party petition due
    (start 2019 August)
  • 2020 August 31, Monday – North Dakota 4,000 signature candidate petition due
    (start 2020 June 2)
  • 2020 September 4, Friday – Kentucky 5,000 signature candidate petition due
    (start 2019 November 6)
  • 2020 September 4, Friday – Rhode Island 1,000 signature candidate petition due
    (start 2020 August)
  • 2020 November 3, Tuesday – election day

Special thanks to Richard Winger of Ballot Access News for most of these numbers and dates.


Last updated 2019 July 26.