The Green Papers
2008 Presidential Primaries, Caucuses, and Conventions
Copyright New Mexico Republican
Presidential Nominating Process
Primary: Tuesday 3 June 2008
State Republican Convention: Saturday 14 June 2008
Delegate Votes
Hard TotalFloor Vote
McCain, John Sidney, III95,378  85.97%29  90.62%32 100.00%
Paul, Ronald Ernest "Ron"15,561  14.03%  
Uncommitted 3   9.38% 
Total110,939 100.00%32 100.00%32 100.00%

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Tuesday 3 June 2008: 29 of 32 of New Mexico's delegates to the Republican National Convention are allocated to presidential contenders based on the results of the voting in today's New Mexico Presidential Primary.

  • 29 National Convention delegates are to be allocated proportionally to presidential contenders who receive 15% or more of the primary vote statewide.


Tuesday 3 June 2008 Presidential Primary ResultsSource: New Mexico Bureau of Elections
Delegates  29  29   

Saturday 14 June 2008: The New Mexico State Republican Convention convenes. The State Convention elects 29 delegates from New Mexico to the Republican National Convention according to the results of the primary.

In addition, 3 party leaders, the National Committeeman, the National Committeewoman, and the chairman of the New Mexico's Republican Party, will attend the convention as unpledged delegates by virtue of their position.


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