Request for Quotes to Conduct CTUIR Elections

The Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation (CTUIR) is currently accepting quotes for services needed for the General Election to be held November 12, 2019.  The vendor will need to provide mailing services for absentee ballots for at least 300 with return postage.  Absentee ballots will need to include voting instructions, inner envelopes that hold the secret ballot, return envelopes and outer envelopes to mail the ballot to the voter.  750 ballots will be needed for Election Day.  We will have one ballot style that will require a 1” stub numbered in consecutive order.  We

Absentee Ballot Process

Kathryn Brigham Elected as CTUIR Board of Trustees Secretary in Special Election

Mission, OR – The Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation (CTUIR) held a special election for the position of Board of Trustees Secretary on February 7.

Election Commission

The Election Commission of the Confederated Tribes is hereby authorized to be established for the purposes of conducting and supervising all Tribal elections, regular or special, in accordance with the mandates of this Code, resolving election disputes as provided in this Code, promulgating such additional regulations as may be necessary from time to time and providing information and education to members of the Confederated Tribes about the Tribal election process. 

Election Commission Members: 

Michelle Thompson, Chair

Ballot challenge postpones Board swearing-in ceremony

Ballot challenge postpones CTUIR swearing-in ceremony

By Wil Phinney of the CUJ

(Posted Nov. 30, 2015 Updated 6:00 PM)