FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Write-in candidates for the general election are facing a deadline this week if they want any votes they receive counted.
Statewide write-in candidates have to file papers with the secretary of state's office by 4 p-m Friday, meanwhile candidates for certain local offices must file with their respective county clerks.
Candidates who mail their filing papers must still have their paperwork in by Friday.
Candidates for governor and lieutenant governor, secretary of state, attorney general, state auditor, treasurer and agriculture commissioner must file with the secretary of state's office. Judicial candidates must also file with the secretary of state's office.
On the Net: www.sos.ky.gov/elections.
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