The filing deadline to appear as a candidate on the June 3, 2014 primary ballot is fast approaching.
On Monday, February 24, incumbent Third District Congressman John Garamendi filed nomination documents at the Sutter County Elections Office. Sutter County Elections Official Donna Johnston said the deadline to file to be placed on the ballot is March 7, unless an eligible incumbent does not file, in which case the period extends to March 12.
Candidates who have returned papers and have qualified for the June 3 ballot (as of Tuesday, February 25) are Steve Harrah, incumbent Treasurer-Tax Collector; Todd Retzloff, incumbent Assessor; Donna Johnston, incumbent Clerk-Recorder; J. Paul Parker, incumbent Sheriff; Perry Parker, incumbent Superior Court Judge; Chris Chandler, incumbent Superior Court Judge; and James Sharpe, who is running for Auditor-Controller.
Several individuals are circulating nomination documents.
PICTURED: Congressman John Garamendi and Clerk-Recorder Donna Johnston.