For Candidates Column Paragraph For Candidates Candidate and Constituent Resources Learn about filing for candidacy, establishing a candidate committee, filing petitions and more. Running for Office Find details about the upcoming candidate filing periods. Filing for Candidacy View the general requirements and fees for filing for candidacy. Terms of Office See the statute-mandated term lengths for elected officials. Candidate Challenges Find out how to file or appeal a candidate challenge. Withdrawal of Candidacy Learn how to withdraw your candidacy. Petitions Find out how to put candidates and issues on the ballot and more.