2010 Order of Names on Ballot
State Representative and Delegates to the Republican State Convention

The order of names to be placed on the ballots for State Representative and Delegates to the Republican State Convention for the upcoming election cycle was determined on Wednesday, June 16, at 5:00 pm in the Secretary of State’s Office. The method used to determine the order of names was that contained in SB 157 which was passed by the legislature during the 2010 session. Additionally, party column selection for the general election ballot was determined on June 16th in the manner provided for in SB 157.

STEP 1 STEP 2 STEP 3
Candidates are listed in alphabetical order Random selection of numbers 1 through 5 The names will appear on the ballot as follows

1) Josiah Bartlett
2) Ben Franklin
3) Thomas Jefferson
4) Paul Revere
5) George Washington

If the number "4" is selected, the fourth candidate on the alphabetical list in Step 1 is listed first.  The other names will follow in sequence. 1) Paul Revere
2) George Washington
3) Josiah Bartlett
4) Ben Franklin
5) Thomas Jefferson
 
Number of Candidates Rotation Order   Column Order on General Election Ballot
2 2   1= Republican
3 3   2=Other
4 4   3=Democratic
5 5    
6 2    
7 4    
8 8    
9 4    
10 5    
11 6    
12 1    
13 5    
14 12    
15 11    
16 15    
17 8    
18 2    
19 11    
20 14    
21 15