UOCAVA Ballots

Ballots Sent to Military, Overseas Voters Ahead of Deadline

The Office of the Clerk and Recorder sent approximately 4,400 ballots for the Coordinated Election to voters classified under the Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act (UOCAVA) on Friday, September 20. This was ahead of the statutory requirement of September 21. These voters with special circumstances include military and their dependents living out of…

2019 Oath of Office

VIDEO: El Paso County hosted the 2019 Oath of Office ceremony on Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019, in Centennial Hall. Two El Paso County Commissioners, five all-County elected officials, seven District Court Judges of the Fourth Judicial District, and three County Court Judges of the Fourth Judicial District received Oaths of Office during ceremonies Tuesday, January…

Elections Department Participates in Statewide Risk Limiting Audit

The El Paso County Elections Department will participate in the statewide Risk Limiting Audit (RLA) Friday, November 16. This sophisticated post-election audit allows officials to compare a sample of paper ballots against digital tallies to verify results were tabulated correctly. Due to the high level of statistical probability, this audit confirms election results have not…