• President Donald J. Trump and Vice-President Mike Pence

Central Committee Meeting

May 15, 2018

7 pm

Longbranch Hotel
90 Twixt Town Road
Cedar Rapids IA 52402



Primary Election

June 5, 2018

Voter ID:

  • The voter ID law is in effect, but, this year only, a voter can sign an affidavit instead of providing identification.



  • You can register to vote at the county auditor’s office (see below) through Friday, May 25. After that, you can register at the same time that you vote.


Early and Absentee Voting:

  • You can vote at the county auditor’s office through Monday, June 4.
  • Absentee ballot requests must be received by Friday, May 25.
  • Absentee ballots returned by mail must be postmarked by Monday, June 4.


County Auditor’s Office:

Public Service Center
935 2nd St SW
Cedar Rapids IA 52404

Open Monday through Friday 8 am to 5 pm, plus the Saturday before the election, June 2.

Closed Monday, May 28 (Memorial Day).

More information

State Convention

June 16, 2018

Bernie Hayes (Cedar Rapids) Running in Iowa Senate District 33

February 27, 2018

Web site

Teresa Daubitz (Cedar Rapids) Running in Iowa House District 66

February 27, 2018


Web site

Information for Candidates for State Central Committee

February 24, 2018

Candidates for the Republican State Central Committee are required to fill out a Declaration of Candidacy. It’s due by Friday, March 23 at 5 pm and can be emailed to austin@iowagop.org or mailed to Republican Party of Iowa, 621 E 9th St, Des Moines, IA 50309.

Declaration of Candidacy

Position Description

Randy Ray (Bertram) Announces Candidacy in Iowa House District 68

January 25, 2018

Randy Ray is running for the Iowa House of Representatives in District 68 in eastern Linn County, including Bertram, Ely, and part of Marion.

Representative Ken Rizer (District 68, Marion) Not Seeking Re-election

January 20, 2018

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