A Party Canvass will be held from 9 AM until 4 PM on Saturday, May 21, 2022, for the purpose of nominating a Republican candidate for Member, U.S. House of Representatives, to be voted for in the November 8, 2022 General Election.
In-person absentee voting will be conducted on Thursday, May 12, 2022 at The Middleburg Barn, 23320 Foxchase Farm Lane, Middleburg, VA 20117 from 4 PM to 8 PM. Allowable reasons for in-person absentee voting are enumerated below.
Balloting Stations by Locality
In jurisdictions with more than one balloting station, voters are permitted to vote only at the balloting station assigned to the precinct in which they are registered based upon Districts and Precincts current to the date of this call and not reflecting 2022 redistricted lines.
Clifton Town Hall, 12641 Chapel Road, Clifton, VA 20124 for registered voters in the following precincts: 315, 803, 851 (10th Congressional District portion), 915 (10th Congressional District portion), 921 (10th Congressional District portion), and 926 (10th Congressional District portion)
Registered voters in all precincts vote at Fauquier High School, 705 Waterloo Road, Warrenton, VA 20186.
Loudoun Valley High School, 340 N Maple Ave, Purcellville, VA 20132 for registered voters in the following:
· Blue Ridge District Precincts: 301, 302, 303, 305, 308, 310, 311, and 315
· Catoctin District
· Leesburg District
Broad Run High School, 21670 Ashburn Rd, Ashburn, VA 20147 for registered voters in the following:
· Algonkian District
· Ashburn District
· Broad Run District
Mercer Middle School, 42149 Greenstone Dr, Aldie, VA 20105 for registered voters in the following:
· Blue Ridge District Precincts: 307, 309, 312, 313, 314, 316, 318, 319, 320, 321, and 322
· Dulles District
· Sterling District
CITY OF MANASSAS
Registered voters in all precincts vote at Grace E. Metz Middle School, 9950 Wellington Road, Manassas VA 20110.
Registered voters in all precincts vote at Manassas Park Community Center, 99 Adams Street, Manassas Park, VA 20111.
PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY
Bull Run Middle School, 6308 Catharpin Road, Gainesville, VA, 20155 for registered voters in the following district:
· Gainesville District
Gainesville Middle School, 8001 Limestone Dr, Gainesville, VA 20155 for registered voters in the following district:
· Brentsville District
Lake Jackson Volunteer Fire Department, 11310 Coles Drive, Manassas, VA 20112 for registered voters in the following precincts:
· Coles District Precincts: 202, 203, 204, 205, 206, 208, 209, 210, 211, 212, 213, and 214
· Occoquan District Precincts: 508, 509, and 515
Registered voters in all precincts vote at Rappahannock County Elementary School, 34 Schoolhouse Road, Washington, VA 22747.
Balloting will begin at 9:00 AM and will end at 4:00 PM, except that anyone in the registration line at 4:00 PM may continue the registration process.
In order to receive a ballot, the voter must present a valid, non-expired photo identification issued by the Commonwealth of Virginia, one of its political subdivisions, the United States government, or a United States college or university.
A statement of intent, properly completed and signed by the voter or verbally affirmed, must be provided at the time of registration. No ballot will be given to any voter who has not signed and submitted this statement of intent or affirmed the statement of intent verbally.
No registration fees are required for voting in this party canvass.
Votes will be counted only for those candidates whose names appear on the official ballot in an order determined by lot. No write-in votes will be permitted.
The canvass shall nominate one candidate for Member, U.S. House of Representatives by majority vote determined, in the case that the nomination is sought by more than two candidates, otherwise qualified and properly filed, by ranked choice voting.
IN-PERSON ABSENTEE VOTING
No absentee voting, proxies, or provisional ballots are permitted with the exception of the following:
- In-person absentee voting will be conducted at The Middleburg Barn on May 12, 2022 from 4 PM to 8 PM.
- Absentee voting requires an excuse; this is not to be confused with “early voting.”
- Voters may participate in absentee voting for the following reasons that preclude them from taking part in the Canvass:
- Active-duty military (see below)
- Working/commuting to/from home during the full timeframe of voting on May 21, 2022
- Out of County during the timeframe of voting on May 21, 2022
- Personal business or vacation during the timeframe of voting on May 21, 2022
- Religious belief or practice
- Medical reasons (e.g., scheduled procedure)
- Active members of the U.S. Armed Forces may request an absentee ballot from RJ Hall at email@example.com by Saturday, April 16, 2022. Absentee ballots must be returned and received by mail by Friday, May 20, 2022 at 4 PM. Postmarks shall not govern.
QUALIFICATIONS FOR PARTICIPATION
All legal and qualified voters of the Tenth Congressional District under the laws of the Commonwealth of Virginia, regardless of race, religion, national origin or sex, who are in accord with the principles of the Republican Party and who, if requested, express in open meeting either orally or in writing as may be required, their intent to support all of its nominees for public office in the ensuing election, may participate as members of the Republican Party of Virginia in its mass meetings, this party canvasses, conventions or primaries encompassing their respective election districts.
In addition to the foregoing, to be in accord with the principles of the Republican Party, a person otherwise qualified hereunder shall not have participated in Virginia in the nomination process of a party other than the Republican Party in the last five years. A single exception shall be approved for a voter that renounces affiliation with any other party in writing, and who expresses in writing that he or she is in accord with the principles of the Republican Party and intends to support the nominees of the Republican Party in the future.
Any voter who, subsequent to making a statement of intent, publicly supports a candidate in opposition to a Republican nominee is not qualified to participate as a member of the Republican Party of Virginia in its mass meetings, party canvasses, conventions, or primaries for a period of four years.