|The Green Papers|
2016 Presidential Primaries, Caucuses, and Conventions
Presidential Nominating Process
Neighborhood Caucuses: Tuesday 22 March 20161
County Conventions: Tuesday 22 March - Thursday 14 April 2016
State Convention: Friday 22 April - Saturday 23 April 2016
37 total delegate votes - 22 district / 7 at large; 4 Pledged PLEOs; 4 Unpledged PLEOs
States Chronologically States Alphabetically
Source: Democratic Caucus Night.
Unpledged delegate preferences as of
Participation in Utah's delegate selection process is open to all citizens who will be at least 18 years old by 8 November 2016 and publicly declare themselves to be participating as Democrats.
Tuesday 22 March 2016: First Level - Neighborhood (precinct) caucuses meet to take a party-run presidential preference vote. 33 of 37 delegates to the Democratic National Convention are pledged to presidential contenders based on the Presidential preferences expressed at the Precinct Caucuses. 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.
In addition, the Precinct caucuses elect delegates to the County Conventions.
Tuesday 22 March - Thursday 14 April 2016: Second Level- County Conventions. The County Conventions elect delegates to the State Convention.
Friday 22 April - Saturday 23 April 2016: Third Level- State Convention.
According to the results of the Neighborhood Caucuses:
The remaining 4 National Convention delegates consist of
These 4 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|
|• State of Utah Elections Office|
|Legislature Links to State Legislatures|
|• The Senate Site - Republican|
|• Utah Senate Democrats|
|• Utah State Senate|
|• Utah Democratic Party|
|Media & others|
|• Box Elder News Journal|
|• Deseret Morning News - Salt Lake City|
|• KSL TV - NBC - Salt Lake City|
|• KTVX - ABC - Salt Lake City|
|• KUTV TV - CBS - Salt Lake City|
|• Park Record - Park City|
|• Politics1.com - Utah|
|• Standard-Examiner - Ogden|
|• The Daily Herald - Provo|
|• The Herald Journal - Logan|
|• The Salt Lake Tribune|
|• The Spectrum - St. George|
|• The Times-News - Nephi|
|• The Wasatch Wave|
|• Tooele Transcript Bulletin|
|• Utah Policy - Politics, Communications & Government Relations|
|• Utah Politico Hub|
|• Vote Utah - KUED|
1 Democratic Party's "First Determining Step" of the delegate selection process.
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