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2016 Presidential Primaries, Caucuses, and Conventions
American Samoa Democrat
Presidential Nominating Process
Territorial Caucus: Tuesday 1 March 20161
11 total delegate votes - 6 at large; 5 Unpledged PLEOs
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Local Dems get ready for “Super Tuesday” caucus vote 1 March 2016 article from Samoa News.
1 March 2016 results from American Samoa Democratic Party.
Unpledged delegate preferences as of
Political parties are not officially utilized in elections in American Samoa. Because of this, the American Samoa Democratic Party handles its own voter registration. The American Samoa Democratic Party will require all interested voters to register with the Party by 22 February 2016, if they wish the participate in caucus.
Tuesday 1 March 2016: 6 of 11 of American Samoa's delegates to the Democratic National Convention are pledged to presidential contenders based on the results of the voting in today's Territorial Caucus. The caucus is scheduled to take place at the Tradewinds Hotel in Ottoville Village. A mandatory 15 percent threshold is required in order for a presidential contender to be pledged National Convention delegates. How the Democratic Proportional Delegate Allocation Math works.
The remaining 5 National Convention delegates consist of
These 5 delegates and will go to the Democratic National Convention officially "Unpledged".
|Primary dates marked "presumably" and polling times marked "reportedly" are based on unofficial or estimated data (especially as regards local variations from a jurisdictionwide statutory and/or regulatory standard) and are, thereby, subject to change.|
|Links Links to other web sites|
|Constitution Links to State Constitutions|
|• Revised Constitution Of American Samoa|
|• American Samoa Election Office|
|• American Samoa Government|
|• American Samoa Democratic Party|
|• Democratic Party of American Samoa; P.O. Box 1045; Pago Pago, American Samoa 96799; 684-633-2828|
|Media & others|
|• American Samoa, History, Tourism, Culture, Politics - AmSamoa.NET|
|• Manuatele.NET - Manu'a - American Samoa|
|• Politics1.com - American Samoa|
|• Samoa Observer|
1 Democratic Party's "First Determining Step" of the delegate selection process.
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