Monday official launch of ’14 election season

Candidates for county, state and federal offices can check out nomination papers beginning Monday, which the state Office of Elections calls the official launch of election season 2014.

Candidates have until June 3 to file their nomination papers to get their names on ballots.

A manual for candidates may be found at The manual contains information on how to become a candidate for federal, state and county offices, and the applicable filing fees and nomination signature requirements.

The Maui County Clerk’s Office is on the seventh floor (Room 708) of the Kalana O Maui Building at 200 S. High St. in Wailuku. Its office hours are 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday, and its phone number is 270-7749.

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