Primary Election August 14

Wisconsin partisan primaries will be held next Tuesday, August 14. Polls are open statewide from 7 am to 8 pm.

Absentee voting Voters in Wisconsin may vote by absentee ballot at at a municipal clerk’s office until 5 pm or the end of business on the Friday before an election (Friday, August 10 for the August 14 primary). More information on absentee balloting is available here. Madison voters may vote in the City Clerk’s office (Room 103, 210 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd.) from 8:15 am to 4:30 pm on Thursday, August 9 and from 8:15 am to 6:30 pm on Friday, August 10. More information is available here.

Voters may not cross party lines when voting in a partisan primary. The ballot includes several important races: