Under the Voter’s Choice Act, you choose when, where, and how you vote!

All registered voters in Sacramento County will get a ballot and pink return envelope in the mail in early May. You have 4 ways to cast your vote:

You can register to vote the same day that you vote. If you would like to register to vote online, you can do so HERE.

  • All Sacramento County voters will be receiving a ballot in the mail the week of May 7.
  • Throughout the month of May, everyone can mail their ballot back to the county registrar of voters, or can drop it off at any drop box throughout the county.
  • Starting May 26th, 16 Vote Centers throughout the county will be open for the 11 days before the election for voters who wish to vote in person.
  • On June 1, additional Vote Centers will open, increasing the number of Vote Centers up to 78 throughout the county! These Vote Centers will replace your polling place, but they serve the same purpose. And you can vote at ANY Vote Center throughout the county!

Enter your address below to find out the closest vote center to you:

Democratic Party Endorsed Candidates for June 2018

California has regularly scheduled statewide primary and general elections in even-numbered years during both gubernatorial and presidential election cycles, on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in June and in November. Sacramento County and local municipal elections are also consolidated with these elections.

The next regular election is scheduled for:

June 5, 2018 — California Primary Election

The following candidates are officially endorsed by the Democratic Party of Sacramento County:

* indicates incumbent


Congressional District 6 — Doris Matsui*
Congressional District 7 — Ami Bera*
Congressional District 9 — Jerry McNerney*

Statewide Officers

Secretary of State — Alex Padilla*
Superintendent of Public Instruction — Tony Thurmond
Insurance Commissioner — Ricardo Lara
State Controller — Betty Yee*
State Treasurer — Fiona Ma

State Legislative

Assembly District 6 — Jackie Smith
Assembly District 7 — Kevin McCarty*
Assembly District 8 — Ken Cooley*
Assembly District 9 — Jim Cooper*
Assembly District 11 — Jim Frazier*
Senate District 6 — Dr. Richard Pan*

State Propositions

Prop 68 — California Drought, Water, Parks Climate, Coastal Protection, and Outdoor For All Act of 2018 — SUPPORT
Prop 69 — Motor Vehicle Fees and Taxes: Restriction on Expenditures: Appropriations Limit — SUPPORT
Prop 70 –Greenhouse Gas Reduction Reserve Fund — OPPOSE
Prop 71 — Ballot Measures: Effective Date — SUPPORT
Prop 72 — Property Tax: New Construction Exclusion: Rain Water Capture System — SUPPORT


Sacramento County District Attorney – Noah Phillips
Sacramento County Sheriff – Milo Fitch
Sacramento County Office of Education Area 1 – Bina Lefkovitz*
Sacramento County Office of Education Area 2 – Karina Talamantes
Sacramento County Office of Education Area 3 – Richard Launey
Sacramento Board of Supervisors District 2 – Patrick Kennedy*
Sacramento City Council District 1 – Angelique Ashby*
Sacramento City Council District 5 – Tamika L’Ecluse
Sacramento City Council District 7 – Tristan Brown