|The Green Papers|
2020 Presidential Primaries, Caucuses, and Conventions
The delegate selection processes herein, along with any and all dates associated therewith, are unofficial and based on either (1) information obtained from either Major Party, (2) Presidential Primary dates established by currently-effective State statute, or- where the foregoing information could not be obtained- (3) the state's 2016 delegate selection process and associated dates adjusted to the corresponding dates in 2020.
American Samoa Democrat
Presidential Nominating Process
Territorial Caucus: Tuesday 3 March 2020 (presumably)1
10 total delegate votes - 6 at large; 4 Unpledged PLEOs
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Political parties are not officially utilized in elections in American Samoa. Because of this, the American Samoa Democratic Party handles its own voter registration. The American Samoa Democratic Party will require all interested voters to register with the Party by TBD, if they wish the participate in caucus.
Tuesday 3 March 2020 (presumably): 6 of 10 of American Samoa's delegates to the Democratic National Convention are pledged to presidential contenders based on the results of the voting in today's Territorial Caucus. A mandatory 15 percent threshold is required in order for a presidential contender to be pledged National Convention delegates. How the Democratic Proportional Delegate Allocation Math works.
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|
|Constitution Links to State Constitutions|
|• Revised Constitution Of American Samoa|
|• American Samoa Election Office|
|• American Samoa Government|
|• American Samoa Democratic Party|
|• Democratic Party of American Samoa; P.O. Box 1045; Pago Pago, American Samoa 96799; 684-633-2828|
|Media & others|
|• American Samoa, History, Tourism, Culture, Politics - AmSamoa.NET|
|• Manuatele.NET - Manu'a - American Samoa|
|• Politics1.com - American Samoa|
|• Samoa Observer|
1 Democratic Party's "First Determining Step" of the delegate selection process.
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