Secretary of State
Secretary of State to Certify Candidates on Monday, February 27, 2012
Press Release Date:
Friday, February 24, 2012
Lynn Sowards Zellen
Director of Communications
Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes
Email: [email protected]
Today, the Kentucky Supreme Court affirmed the Franklin Circuit Court’s order that state legislative races for the 2012 election cycle shall be conducted pursuant to the boundaries that were in effect immediately prior to the enactment of House Bill 1. The Court reiterated that the filing deadline for candidates for state Senator and state Representative was February 10, 2012.
Consistent with the Supreme Court’s decision and the Franklin Circuit Court’s order, the Secretary of State’s office will certify candidates to the county clerks on Monday, February 27, 2012.