Voters guide and candidate surveys for Idaho’s May 19 primary election

Idaho’s May 19 primary election will be the state’s first all-absentee-ballot election, a move to curb the spread of COVID-19.

The Idaho Press partnered with the League of Women Voters to conduct candidate surveys for local races. Find their answers in the links below or do a ballot search using your home address at

Tuesday, May 19, is the deadline to register to vote and request an absentee ballot. Do so at, through your county elections office, or by filling out the postcard from the Secretary of State’s Office and droppning it back into the mailbox. No stamp or envelope necessary — postage is prepaid and the card is already addressed to your county elections office.