Primary Election Day in the District of Columbia is coming up on Tuesday, June 21, 2022. Don’t let this election pass you by in silence – make your voice heard and make a plan to vote!

Make a Plan to Vote

In DC, you can vote early, vote by mail, or get in line and vote in person on Primary Election Day, Tuesday, June 21st. However you do it, the most important thing is that you vote. As part of our union family, your voice matters and your opinion matters.

To check your voter registration, locate your polling place, learn more about early voting and voting by mail, visit the DC Board of Elections website:

Important Dates

June 10-19, 2022 Early VotingEarly Voting Centers are open from 8:30am to 7:00pm.
May 27, 2022 – June 21, 2022 Vote by Mail – You may drop your voted mail-in-ballot in any Ballot Drop Box at any time beginning Friday, May 27 until 8:00 pm on Election Day, Tuesday, June 21, 2022.
Tuesday, June 21, 2022 Primary Election Day – Election Day Voting Centers are open from 7:00am to 8:00pm.
Tuesday, November 8, 2022 General Election Day

UFCW Local 400 Voter Guide

While your vote is a personal decision, as your union, it is our job to recommend candidates who will fight to make a better life for our members.

Listed below are the candidates UFCW Local 400 recommends you vote for in this election. Each candidate is recommended only after an exhaustive process of getting to know them, analyzing their records, reviewing their positions on issues impacting our members’ lives, and participating in Washington Metro Labor Council AFL-CIO endorsement.

Please note that for districts not listed, UFCW Local 400 has made no recommendation.

U.S. Representative Eleanor Holmes Norton
Mayor Muriel Bowser
Council Chairman Phil Mendelson
Ward 1 Councilmember Brianne Nadeau
Ward 5 Councilmember Zachary Parker
Ward 6 Councilmember Charles Allen