Run for Office
Want to run for office and don’t know where to get started? Have you identified which office you’re interested in running for? Do you know how you get on the ballot, raise money, get volunteers, tell your story?
Forms and Additional Information for Filing
Find out the differences between filing at TDP vs HCDP
If you are running for an office situated in only one county, you file to run for office with your local county Democratic County Chair. (see the listing on this website).
If you are running for an office covering more than one county, such as a statewide office, U.S. Congress and many state legislative seats, you should file by mail or in person with the Texas Democratic Party
Petition in Lieu of a Filing Fee and/or Petition for Judicial Office (for use in a primary election)
Other election forms.
Information to get your campaign treasurer filed and all campaign finance rules, forms and dates: