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2016 Presidential Primaries, Caucuses, and Conventions
Northern Marianas Republican
Presidential Nominating Process
Commonwealth Convention: Tuesday 15 March 2016
9 total delegates - 6 base at-large / 3 party
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Source: NMI Republican Party issues rules for the 2016 Presidential Caucus - Saipan Tribune.
Participation in the caucus is limited to persons who are official CNMI Republican party members.
Tuesday 15 March 2016: Northern Marianas Commonwealth Convention. Polling hours 6:30p-8:00p ChST (0830-1000 UTC). Delegate Binding: Winner-Take-All Caucus/Convention. Voter Eligibility: Closed Caucus/Convention.
Tuesday 15 March 2016: All 9 of Northern Marianas' delegates to the Republican National Convention are chosen in today's Commonwealth Republican Caucus.
Delegates are bound for the first ballot at the Republican National Convention. Should the candidate withdraw his or her candidacy prior to the Republican National Convention, all delegates will convene and determine as a group which candidate to support as a group on the first ballot. On all ballots after, delegates will be free to vote as individuals.
|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|
|• Commonwealth Election Commission|
|• Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands Election Commission|
|Legislature Links to State Legislatures|
|• Northern Marianas Commonwealth Legislature|
|• CNMI Republican Party|
|Media & others|
|• Marianas Business Journal|
|• Marianas Variety|
|• Northern Mariana Islands News - World News Report|
|• Saipan Tribune|
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