Category: Press Release

Secretary of State Lawerence Denney Encourages Idahoans to Vote in Recognition of National Voter Registration Day

This year, National Voter Registration Day will be observed Tuesday, Sept. 25, and Secretary Denney is encouraging all eligible Idahoans to register to vote in preparation for the General Election taking place Tuesday, Nov. 6.

Vendor for New State Election Management System Selected

The Idaho Secretary of State’s office today announced a vendor has been selected for a new state election management system and voter registration database. Tenex Software Solutions, Inc. was selected as the bidder of choice from the six vendors that submitted proposals for the new system.

Medicaid Eligibility Expansion Initiative Eligible for Idaho’s November 2018 Ballot

Secretary of State Lawerence Denney announced today that the Medicaid eligibility expansion ballot initiative is eligible for the November 6, 2018, General Election ballot.

Idaho AG’s Conclusion: The Idahoan Qualifies for Press Exemption

Idaho’s Attorney General’s office today responded to Secretary of State Lawerence Denney’s request for a review of The Idahoan with regards to whether or not the periodical qualified as exempt under the press exemption of Idaho’s Sunshine Laws.

Secretary of State Lawerence Denney Appointed to NASS Executive Board

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: March 6, 2018 Contact: Chad Houck, Deputy Secretary of State Phone: (208) 332-2862 | Email: [email protected] Washington, D.C. – The National Association of Secretaries of State (NASS) announced today that Idaho Secretary of State Lawerence Denney has been installed as the NASS Western Region Vice President. Denney steps into the national…

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System Upgrade In Progress

Campaign Finance, Lobbyist Reporting, and Online Voter Tools are expected to be offline from April 9th at 5:00 p.m. MDT, through April 12th at 8:00 a.m. MDT to complete a system upgrade.

Per Idaho Code 67-6607, campaign finance is reported monthly during a campaign’s election year. The deadline for the March report falls on Saturday, April 10th. Due to the interruption caused by this upgrade, political treasurers will be allowed to file the March report until 11:59 p.m. MDT on Monday, April 12th.

While we do our best to ensure compliance with all deadlines in statute, the timing of this release is critical to ensure minimal (or no) impact to the May election cycle. We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.