Run For Office

Who can become a Candidate? (Section 99.021, F.S.)

To become a candidate for a Clay County office, you must:

  • Be a qualified elector (registered voter) of Florida.
  • Live within the county or district designated at the time of assuming office.
  • County Commission candidates must reside in the district for which they are qualifying at the time of election.
  • School Board candidates must reside in the district for which they are qualifying at the time of election.
  • Write-in candidates must follow requirements of the office sought.
  • If required, one's current position of the office must be resigned under the "resign to run" law (99.012(3), F.S.)

 

Online Resources 

Truman National Security Project

EMILY's List

Wellstone

Running Start

Victory Institute

Gay and Lesbian Victory Fund

Democracy for America

Ruth's List

She Should Run

National Democratic Training Committee


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