|The Green Papers|
2016 Presidential Primaries, Caucuses, and Conventions
Presidential Nominating Process
Primary: Tuesday 7 June 20161
County Caucuses: Thursday 9 June 2016
State Convention: Saturday 11 June 2016
27 total delegate votes - 15 district / 4 at large; 2 Pledged PLEOs; 6 Unpledged PLEOs
States Chronologically States Alphabetically
Source: Delegate Selection Plan.
Source: Candidate Filing from the Montana Secretary of State.
Unpledged delegate preferences as of
This Presidential Primary coincides with a state/local primary. These coinciding primaries tend to have an impact upon voter turnout.
Tuesday 7 June 2016: Montana Primary. Polling hours 7:00a-8:00p MDT (1300-0200 UTC). A polling place with less than 400 registered voters must be open at least from noon to 8 p.m. or until all registered electors have voted. Delegate Pledging: Proportional Primary. Voter Eligibility: Open Primary.
Tuesday 7 June 2016: 21 of 27 delegates to the Democratic National Convention are pledged to presidential contenders based on the results of the voting in today's Montana Presidential Primary. A mandatory 15 percent threshold is required in order for a presidential contender to be pledged National Convention delegates at either the congressional district or statewide level. How the Democratic Proportional Delegate Allocation Math works.
Clinton Eastern MT delegates:
Thursday 9 June 2016: County Caucuses meet to elect delegates to the State Convention according to the results of the primary.
Saturday 11 June 2016: State Convention
National Conventions delegates are elected according to the results of the primary.
The remaining 6 National Convention delegates consist of
These 6 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|
|• Montana Secretary of State|
|• Montana Secretary of State Elections|
|Legislature Links to State Legislatures|
|• Montana House of Representatives|
|• Montana Legislature|
|• Montana Senate|
|• Montana Democratic Party|
|Media & others|
|• Bigfork Eagle|
|• Billings Gazette|
|• Great Falls Tribune|
|• Havre Daily News|
|• KECI TV Missoula; KTVM TV Bozeman, Butte; KCFW TV Kalispell - NBC|
|• KPAX TV - CBS - Missoula|
|• KRTV TV - CBS - Great Falls|
|• KURL TV - NBC - Billings|
|• KXLF TV - CBS - Butte|
|• Laurel Outlook (Weekly)|
|• Lewistown News-Argus|
|• Make it Missoula|
|• Missoula Independent (Weekly)|
|• Missoulian News Online - Western Montana|
|• Northern Broadcasting System|
|• Politics1.com - Montana|
|• Ravalli Republic - Hamilton|
|• The Bozeman Daily Chronicle|
|• The Daily Inter Lake - Kalispell|
|• The Independent Record - Helena|
|• The Leader Advertiser - Polson|
|• The Montana Standard - Butte|
|• The Whitefish Pilot|
|• Tobacco Valley News|
1 Democratic Party's "First Determining Step" of the delegate selection process.
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