7/16/21 PARTY STATEMENT – SPECIAL ELECTION CANCELED
The filing period has ended and there were only three applicants for the vacated County Attorney position. According to the Cache County Republican Party bylaws and Utah state code, we are responsible for nominating three candidates to the Cache County Council.
We want to thank the following individuals for their interest and desire to serve the citizens of Cache County: Dane Murray, Jacob Gordon, John Luthy.
Since only three individuals filed, there is no need to hold a special election. The names of the three candidates will be forwarded to the Cache County Council on Monday, July 19, 2021.
We wish the best to each of the three candidates!
DECLARATION OF CANDIDACY FORMS RECEIVED:
7/7/2021 PRESS RELEASE:
On Wednesday, August 4, 2021 at Sky View High School – Auditorium, the County Party will be conducting a special election to replace outgoing County Attorney James Swink. Registration will be from 6:00PM to 7:00PM, the meeting will begin promptly at 7:05PM.
Pursuant to Utah Code Section 20A-1-509.1 (5), this election will include every member of the County Central Committee (precinct chairs, vice-chairs, secretaries, treasurers; executive committee members, and elected officials). The CCC will be nominating three candidates to forward to the Cache County Council. The county council will then appoint one individual to fill the remainder of the term through December 31, 2022.
The filing period is now open. Anyone wishing to file as a candidate for the position of County Attorney must do so by emailing the completed application no later than 5 PM on Friday, July 16, 2021.
Applications need to be sent to Chris Booth at the following address: chair@CacheGOP.com