Candidate Filing Deadline for 6th District Special Election Passes
January 20, 2004
Les Fugate, Director of Communications Office of the Secretary of State (502) 564-3490 firstname.lastname@example.org
Today was the final day for any candidate to file to run in the U.S. 6th congressional district special election that will fill the unexpired term of former Congressman Ernie Fletcher.
The following candidates will appear on the February 17, 2004 ballot:
A. B. “Ben” Chandler, III (the Democratic Party) of Versailles, Kentucky
Mark Gailey (the political group/organization Libertarian Party) of Berea, Kentucky
Alice Forgy Kerr (the Republican Party) of Lexington, Kentucky
Republican and democratic candidates may still file to appear on the regular May primary ballot for the congressional seat until on Tuesday, January 27, 2004.Independent candidates or candidates of an organization or political group have until on August 10, 2004 to register.