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2016 Presidential Primaries, Caucuses, and Conventions
 
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Presidential Nominating Process
Precinct Caucus: Saturday 26 March 20161
State Convention: Saturday 28 May - Sunday 29 May 2016
Democrats
CandidateDelegate Votes
Hard TotalFloor
Sanders, Bernard "Bernie"17  50.00%19  55.88%
Clinton, Hillary Diane Rodham8  23.53%15  44.12%
Uncommitted9  26.47% 
Total34 100.00%34 100.00%

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Source: 2016 Hawaii Delegate Selection Plan.

Source: Presidential Preference Poll (Caucus) from the Democratic Party of Hawai'i.


Results from
AP Statewide
Politico.


Unpledged delegate preferences as of
26 February 2016: Clinton: 4.
28 February 2016: Clinton 4, Sanders 1.
15 March 2016: Clinton 5, Sanders 1.
30 March 2016: Clinton 6, Sanders 1.
9 April 2016: Clinton 6, Sanders 2.
30 May 2016: Clinton 4, Sanders 4.
31 May 2016: Clinton 4, Sanders 3.
21 July 2016: Clinton 5, Sanders 2.


   

Participation in Hawai'i's delegate selection process is open to all voters who wish to participate as registered Democrats.

Saturday 26 March 2016: Hawaii Precinct Caucus. Delegate Pledging: Proportional Caucus/Convention. Voter Eligibility: Closed Caucus/Convention.

Precinct Caucus
Source: Democratic Party of Hawai‘i.
Status: Official. Retrieved: Sunday 10 April 2016.
Included in Nationwide vote.

CandidatePop
Vote
%
Bernard "Bernie" Sanders23,52169.72%
Hillary Diane Rodham Clinton10,12630.02%
Uncommitted480.14%
Spoiled (scattering)160.05%
Roque "Rocky" De La Fuente Guerra120.04%
Martin Joseph O'Malley60.02%
Blank (scattering)50.01%
Total33,734100.00%
 

Saturday 26 March 2016: Precinct Caucuses. 25 of 34 delegates to the Democratic National Convention are pledged to presidential contenders based on the preferences expressed today's Hawaii Presidential Precinct Caucuses. A mandatory 15 percent threshold is required in order for a presidential contender to be pledged National Convention delegates at either the Congressional District Level or statewide level. Here is how the Democratic Proportional Delegate Allocation Math works.

  • 16 district delegates are to be pledged proportionally to presidential contenders based on the caucus results in each of Hawaii's 2 Congressional Districts.
  • 9 delegates are to be pledged to presidential contenders based on the caucus results statewide.
    • 6 at-large National Convention delegates
    • 3 Pledged PLEOs

Precinct Caucuses
Source: Democratic Party of Hawai‘i.
Status: Official. Retrieved: Sunday 10 April 2016.

ContestSandersClinton
 Pop
Vote
Qual
Vote
DelPop
Vote
AllocDelPop
Vote
AllocDel
CD113,11713,08788,0864.94355,0013.0573
CD220,61720,560815,4356.00665,1251.9942
PLEO33,73433,647323,5212.097210,1260.9031
At-Large33,73433,647623,5214.194410,1261.8062
Total
Delegates
  25  17  8
 

Saturday 28 May - Sunday 29 May 2016: Hawai'i Democratic State Convention convenes. National Convention District-level delegates are elected by the State Convention delegates on 28 May. National Convention Pledged PLEO and At-Large delegates are elected by the State Central Committee on 29 May.

The remaining 9 National Convention delegates consist of

  • 9 Unpledged PLEO delegates:
    • 5 Democratic National Committee members.
    • 3 Members of Congress (2 Senators and 1 Representative).
    • 1 Governor.
    • 0 Distinguished Party Leaders.

These 9 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.
 

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  Maui News
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  Politics1.com - Hawaii
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  Primary/Caucus/Convention Glossary  
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