|The Green Papers|
2016 Presidential Primaries, Caucuses, and Conventions
New Mexico Democrat
Presidential Nominating Process
Primary: Tuesday 7 June 20161
District Conventions: Saturday 18 June 2016
State Post Primary Election Convention: Saturday 25 June 2016
43 total delegate votes - 23 district / 7 at large; 4 Pledged PLEOs; 9 Unpledged PLEOs
States Chronologically States Alphabetically
Source: 2016 Primary Election Candidate Portal from the New Mexico 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.
Participation in New Mexico's delegate selection process is open to all voters registered as Democrats.
Tuesday 7 June 2016: 34 of 43 delegates to the Democratic National Convention are pledged to presidential contenders based on the results of the voting in today's New Mexico Primary. A mandatory 15 percent threshold is required in order for a presidential contender to be allocated National Convention delegates at either the congressional district or statewide level. How the Democratic Proportional Delegate Allocation Math works.
Saturday 18 June 2016: District Conventions. National Convention District delegates are elected by state delegates according to the results of the Presidential Primary.
Saturday 25 June 2016: State Party Committee Meeting.
State Post Primary Election Convention elects National Convention Pledged PLEO and At-large delegates according to the statewide results of the Presidential Primary.
The remaining 9 National Convention delegates consist of
These 9 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|
|• Constitution of the State of New Mexico|
|• New Mexico Secretary of State|
|Legislature Links to State Legislatures|
|• New Mexico Legislature|
|• New Mexico Democratic Party|
|Media & others|
|• Alamogordo Daily News|
|• Albuquerque Journal|
|• Carlsbad Current-Argus|
|• Farmington Daily Times|
|• Independent - Gallup|
|• KOB TV - NBC - Albuquerque|
|• KRQE TV - KREZ TV - KBIM TV - CBS - Albuquerque|
|• KUNM FM - Public Radio - Albuquerque|
|• lamonitor.com - Los Alamos|
|• Las Cruces Sun-News|
|• New Mexican - Santa Fe|
|• New Mexico Politics with Joe Monahan|
|• Politics1.com - New Mexico|
|• Ruidoso News|
|• Sangre de Cristo Chronicle - Angel Fire|
|• The Herald - Truth or Consequences|
|• The Taos News|
|• Valencia County News-Bulletin|
1 Democratic Party's "First Determining Step" of the delegate selection process.
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