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January 8, 2018
Press Office
(916) 653-6575

Media Advisory

Secretary of State’s Office to Conduct Randomized Alphabet Drawing for
April 10 Local Elections


Secretary of State Alex Padilla’s office will hold a randomized alphabet drawing to determine the order in which candidates’ names will appear on the April 10, 2018 local election ballots.

 Candidates, members of the media, and the public are invited to observe the drawing.


Thursday, January 18, 2018
11:00 a.m.


Secretary of State’s Office
Elections Division – 5th Floor
1500 11th Street
Sacramento, CA 95814


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