The filing period for 2020 is now closed.

If you are interested in running for political office in 2020, we’re collecting information for prospective candidates in local, county, district and statewide races. If you have plans to be on the March 2020 ballot please complete the following form.  This does not take the place of an official filing form to file for a place on the Democratic primary ballot. Get that form here and submit it to the Tarrant County Democratic Party office by December 9th.

Candidate Resources

  • Check out the Texas Democratic Party’s Project Lift Training. Project Lift Training. 
  • All of the filing deadlines and important dates are on this website: Texas Secretary of State Elections Information –
  • The Texas State Ethics Commission is where you’ll find all the details regarding getting a treasurer filed and all campaign finance rules, forms and dates.
  • Get to know the TCDP Clubs/Orgs. 
  • The Texas Democratic Party ( has tons of resources for candidates from VAN (Voter Activation Network Database), Training and Mobilize America.
  • For Mobilize America, to set up your FREE candidate account, please visit this link:

Organizations That Offer Candidate Training