|The Green Papers|
2012 Presidential Primaries, Caucuses, and Conventions
Presidential Nominating Process
County Caucuses: Saturday 14 April 20121
State Convention: Saturday 26 May 2012
Delegate Selection: Caucus/Convention
Voter Eligibility: Closed Caucus
22 total delegate votes - 12 district / 4 at large; 2 Pledged PLEOs; 4 Unpledged PLEOs
The delegate selection processes herein was updated 20 March 2011 per the Draft 2012 Delegate Selection Plan as of 22 March 2011.
Participation in Wyoming's delegate selection process is open to all voters who wish to participate as Democrats. All persons residing in the county and registered to vote as Democrats may vote at the county caucus/convention.
Saturday 14 April 2012: First tier. 12 of Wyoming's 22 delegates to the National Convention are pledged in today's County Caucuses.
Democratic Party Country Caucuses (also known as "County Conventions") meet in each county. The County Caucuses choose delegates to the Wyoming State Democratic Convention. Such delegates to the State Convention are allocated to presidential contenders in proportion to the percentage of the support each candidate received at the County Caucus.
Saturday 26 May 2012: Second Tier. State Convention in Laramie. 6 of 22 delegates to the Democratic National Convention are allocated to presidential contenders in proportion to the support each candidate receives at the State Convention. A mandatory 15 percent threshold is required in order for a presidential contender to be allocated National Convention delegates at the statewide level.
The State Convention delegates elect the District, Pledged PLEO, and At-Large National Convention Delegates.
The remaining 4 National Convention delegates consist of
These 4 delegates and will go to the Democratic National Convention officially "Unpledged".
|Delegation to the National Convention|
Wyoming Delegation (as posted at http://www.democrats.org/2012-convention-delegate-list, 20 August 2012)
|Carol Lynn Coleman||Gillette|
|Paul Andrew Esquibel||Cheyenne|
|Vickie L Goodwin||Douglas|
|Rebecca C Johnson||Casper|
|Henry C Phibbs Jr.||Wilson|
|Links Links to other web sites|
|Constitution Links to State Constitutions|
|• Wyoming State Statutes and Constitution|
|• Wyoming Secretary of State|
|• Wyoming Secretary of State Elections|
|Legislature Links to State Legislatures|
|• Wyoming State Legislature|
|• Wyoming Democratic Party|
|Media & others|
|• Cody Enterprise|
|• Jackson Network|
|• KCWY TV - NBC - Casper|
|• KTWO TV - ABC - Casper|
|• Laramie Boomerang|
|• Politics1.com - Wyoming|
|• Rock Springs Daily Rocket-Miner|
|• Star Tribune - Casper - Jackson Hole|
|• The Douglas Budget|
|• The News-Record - Gillette|
|• The Powell Tribune|
|• The Sheridan Press|
|• The Torrington Telegram|
|• Wyoming Tribune-Eagle|
1 Democratic Party's "First Determining Step" of the delegate selection process.
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