Democratic Party

Defiance County, Ohio

Oxbow Lake - Defiance County, Ohio

Offices

Every year, Defiance County elects local, state, and federal officials. In even years, county-wide, state, and federal offices are on the ballot. In odd years, local offices including city, village, township, and school district positions are on the ballot. If you are a Defiance County Democrat running for office, contact the party at defiancecountydemocrats@gmail.com for information on party resources and support.

Central Committee positions are on the March 17, 2020 Primary Election ballot and petitions are due December 18, 2019. Contact defiancecountydemocrats@gmail.com for more information.

Resources

Candidates may find the following resources helpful:

  1. Ohio Candidate Guides - the Guides include information on necessary petition forms, filing requirements, deadlines, etc. for Ohio Candidates
  2. Petitions - petition forms needed for most offices provided by the Ohio Secretary of State
  3. Main Street Initiative - the Ohio Democratic Party's training program for local candidates
  4. How to Run a Campaign - guidance for running your campaign
  5. More Campaign Guidance - additional considerations for running your campaign