Candidates & Campaign Finance

Candidates

The following offices are up for election in 2022:

Getting On The Ballot

Wisconsin Elections Commission Information

Eligibility

Pursuant to Wis. Stat. § 59.20, candidates must be 18 years of age, a qualified elector and resident of Kenosha County at the time of filing nomination papers. County Supervisors must also be a resident of the district in which they are running.

As a candidate, you are responsible for familiarizing yourself with the election and campaign finance requirements that apply to your campaign, which you may obtain from either the Wisconsin Statutes or from your private attorney. In addition, you may obtain general information about elections from the Wisconsin Elections Commission and campaign finance from the Wisconsin Ethics Commission.

Information you receive from the County Clerk’s Office may not be interpreted as legal advice or a release from your responsibility to comply with the law.

Memorandum Regarding Felony Convictions

Wisconsin Elections Commission

Signature Requirements



OFFICE

MINIMUM VALID
SIGNATURES REQUIRED

MAXIMUM VALID 
SIGNATURES (to be safe)


WI STATE STATUTE
County Executive
500
1,000
§ 8.10
County Supervisor
100
200
§ 8.10
Sheriff
500
1,000
§ 8.15
Clerk of Circuit Court
500
1,000
§ 8.15