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2020 Presidential Primaries, Caucuses, and Conventions
The delegate selection processes herein, along with any and all dates and delegate counts 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.
Presidential Nominating Process
Primary: Tuesday 17 March 20201
Congressional District Caucuses: Saturday 18 April 2020
State Convention: Saturday 16 May 2020
78 total delegate votes - 44 district / 14 at large; 9 Pledged PLEOs; 11 Unpledged PLEOs
States Chronologically States Alphabetically
2020 Delegate Selection Plan from the Arizona Democratic Party.
2020 Election Dates from the Arizona Secretary of State.
Participation in Arizona's delegate selection process is open to all voters who wish to participate as Democrats. Only registered Democrats are allowed to participate in the primary. 17 year olds who will turn 18 by the November General Election will not be allowed to vote in the Presidential Preference Primary,
Tuesday 17 March 2020: 67 of 78 delegates to the Democratic National Convention are pledged to presidential contenders based on the results of the voting in today's Arizona Presidential 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 April 2020: District Caucuses meet. National Convention District delegates are elected according to the results of the primary.
Saturday 16 May 2020: State Convention and State Committee Meeting in Phoenix.
National Convention Pledged PLEO and At-Large delegates are elected according to the results of the primary.
The remaining 11 National Convention delegates consist of
These 11 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.1 Democratic Party's "First Determining Step" of the delegate selection process.
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|Constitution Links to State Constitutions|
|• Arizona Constitution|
|• Arizona Secretary of State|
|• Citizens Clean Elections Commission|
|Legislature Links to State Legislatures|
|• Arizona House of Representatives|
|• Arizona Revised Statutes|
|• Arizona State Senate|
|• Arizona Democratic Party|
|Media & others|
|• Arizona Capitol Times - Phoenix|
|• Arizona Daily Star - Tucson|
|• Arizona Daily Sun - Flagstaff|
|• Blog For Arizona|
|• East Valley Tribune - Mesa|
|• KGUN TV - ABC - Tucson|
|• Kingman Daily Miner|
|• KOLD TV - CBS - Tucson|
|• Payson Roundup|
|• Politics1.com - Arizona|
|• Prescott Newspapers Online|
|• Sedona Red Rock News|
|• Sierra Vista Herald|
|• Sonoran News - Cave Creek|
|• The Daily Dispatch - Douglas|
|• The Flagstaff Navajo-Hopi Observer|
|• The Navajo Times - Window Rock|
|• The Republic - Phoenix|
|• The Sun - Yuma|
|• Today's News-Herald - Lake Havasu City|
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