Board of Elections



The next board meeting will be on Thursday, July 5, 2018 at 9:30 AM.​

​Visit the State Board of Elections' website for information about the Democratic candidates for Governor. ​​ ​​

2018 Primary Election Early Voting

​June 14, 2018 through June 21, 2018, 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Early Voting Sites

Gubernatorial Primary Election

June 26, 2018, 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

2018 Gubernatorial Primary Official Canvass

​The official canvass of absentee ballots will begin on Thursday, June 28, 2018 at 10:00 a.m.
​​The provisional ballot/absentee ballot canvass begins on Thursday, July 5, 2018 at 10 a.m. ​
​The second absentee ballot canvass will occur on Friday, July 6, 2018 at 10 a.m. ​​
​The general public can attend all canvasses, as they are open to the public. ​​​​

Securing Elections in Maryland​​​​​​

​View your 2018 Gubernatorial Primary Sample Ballot.

  • John E Rowe (R), President
  • Beatrice P. Tignor (D), Vice President
  • Anita C. Jones, Recording Secretary
  • Robert G. McGinley, Esq., Board Attorney
  • ​Roberta B. Deegan (R)
  • Thomas J. Slezak (R)
  • Jaime J. Vazquez-Saldana (R)

Alternate Board Members

  • Clement A. Gaynor, Jr. (R)
  • Lester W Jones (D)
  • Olivia D. Vaughns (R)

Mission Statement

The mission of the Prince George's County Board of Elections is to promote voter education, administer an efficient voting process, maintain an accurate voter registration database, and ensure that elected officials are elected in accordance with Federal, State, and County election laws.


The Governor, by and with the consent of the Senate, appoints five persons who constitute the Board of Elections. The appointees are selected from lists furnished by the County Central Committee of the Democratic and Republican parties. The Board is responsible for the supervision of all County, State and Federal Elections held in Prince George's County.


The Board of Elections is responsible for the supervision of elections, voter registration and record keeping, and the administration of election laws in Prince George's County, in accordance with Article 33 of the Annotated Code of Maryland. The Board and the Election Administrator seek to provide voter registration to every County citizen who wants it

Election Dates

Primary Election - June 26, 2018, 7 am until 8 pm Early Voting for the Primary Election - Thursday, June 14, 2018 through Thursday, June 21, 2018 from 10 am until 8 pm.
General Election - November 6, 2018, 7 am until 8 pm Early Voting for the General Election - Thursday, October 25, 2018 through Thursday, November 1, 2018 from 10 am until 8 pm.