Voter Registration and Elections
Office of the Registrar of Voters

News Release

August 10, 2022​

Contact: Voter Registration and Elections
(916) 875-6451

Randomized Alphabet Drawing

The Voter Registration and Elections (VRE) office will hold a randomized alphabet drawing to determine the order in which candidates' names appear on the November 8, 2022, General Election ballot. All contest ballot order will follow the results of the randomized drawing conducted by the Secretary of State. The results of the VRE drawing shall be used only to arrange the names of the candidates when the Assembly and Senate District includes more than one county.

The VRE drawing will be conducted at the VRE Office at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, August 18, 2022. The office is located at 7000 65th Street, Suite A, Sacramento CA 95823. Anyone interested is invited to observe the drawing.

For more information contact Karen Startup at (916) 875-6365 or email

For additional information on the General Election and to learn more about voting in Sacramento County, visit the Current Election page on the Voter Registration and Elections website and scroll down to the November 8, 2022, General Election.


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