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2016 Presidential Primaries, Caucuses, and Conventions
 
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Presidential Nominating Process
Territorial Caucus: Tuesday 1 March 20161
Democrats
CandidateDelegate Votes
Hard TotalFloor
Clinton, Hillary Diane Rodham4  36.36%8  72.73%
Sanders, Bernard "Bernie"2  18.18%3  27.27%
Uncommitted5  45.45% 
Total11 100.00%11 100.00%

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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
27 February 2016: Clinton 3, Sanders 1.
8 March 2016: Clinton 4, Sanders 1.


   

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: American Samoa Territorial Caucus. Delegate Pledging: Proportional Caucus/Convention. Voter Eligibility: Open Caucus/Convention.

Territorial Caucus
Source: American Samoa Democratic Party.
Status: Unofficial. Retrieved: Tuesday 1 March 2016.
Included in Nationwide vote.

CandidatePop
Vote
%
Hillary Diane Rodham Clinton16268.35%
Bernard "Bernie" Sanders6125.74%
Roque "Rocky" De La Fuente Guerra145.91%
Total237100.00%
 

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.

  • 6 delegates are to be pledged to presidential contenders based on the Territorial Caucus vote island-wide.
    • 6 at-large National Convention delegates
    • 0 Pledged PLEOs

Territorial Caucus
Source: American Samoa Democratic Party.
Status: Unofficial. Retrieved: Tuesday 1 March 2016.

ContestClintonSandersDe La Fuente
 Pop
Vote
Qual
Vote
DelPop
Vote
AllocDelPop
Vote
AllocDelPop
Vote
AllocDel
At-Large23722361624.3594611.641214  
Total
Delegates
  6  4  2   
 

The remaining 5 National Convention delegates consist of

  • 5 Unpledged PLEO delegates:
    • 4 Democratic National Committee members.
    • 0 Members of Congress (0 Senators and 0 Representatives).
    • 1 Governor.
    • 0 Distinguished Party Leaders.

These 5 delegates and will go to the Democratic National Convention officially "Unpledged".

 

Notes

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
Election Authority
  American Samoa Election Office
  American Samoa Government
Democratic
  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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