The Green Papers
2020 Presidential Primaries, Caucuses, and Conventions

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Presidential Nominating Process
Primary: Tuesday 10 March 20201
Ward, Township, Legislative District, and County Mass Meetings: Thursday 9 April 2020
Congressional District Conventions: Thursday 30 April 2020
State Committee: Saturday 9 May 2020
State Convention: Saturday 20 June 2020
Democrats
CandidateDelegate Votes
Soft
Pledged
Soft
Unpledged
Soft
Total
Hard Total
(available) 12.0 100.00%12.0  15.00%12  15.00%
Biden, Joseph Robinette "Joe", Jr.44.0  64.71% 44.0  55.00%44  55.00%
Sanders, Bernard "Bernie"24.0  35.29% 24.0  30.00%24  30.00%
Total68.0 100.00%12.0 100.00%80.0 100.00%80 100.00%

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Missouri Primaries for Statewide offices and Congress
 
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Missouri Delegate Selection Plan from the Missouri Democratic Party.


Primary Election from the Missouri Secretary of State.

2020 Missouri Election Calendar from the Missouri Secretary of State.

Candidate List March 2020 Presidential Preference Primary from the Missouri Secretary of State.


Election Night Reporting from the Missouri Secretary of State.


   

Participation in Missouri's delegate selection process is open to all voters who wish to participate as Democrats. Missouri has open primaries, voters may select the Party of their choice at their polling location.

Tuesday 10 March 2020: Missouri Primary. Hours 6:00a-7:00p CDT (1100-0000 UTC). Delegate Pledging: Proportional Primary. Voter Eligibility: Open Primary.

Primary
Source: Missouri Secretary of State.
Status: Official. Retrieved: Thursday 23 April 2020.
Included in Nationwide vote.

CandidatePop
Vote
%
Joseph Robinette "Joe" Biden, Jr.400,34760.10%
Bernard "Bernie" Sanders230,37434.58%
Michael Rubens "Mike" Bloomberg9,8661.48%
Elizabeth Ann Warren8,1561.22%
Tulsi Gabbard4,8870.73%
Peter Paul Montgomery "Pete" Buttigieg3,3090.50%
Amy Jean Klobuchar2,6820.40%
Uncommitted2,4940.37%
Andrew Yang9530.14%
Cory Anthony Booker6510.10%
Thomas Fahr "Tom" Steyer5840.09%
William C. "Bill" Haas3920.06%
Michael Farrand Bennet2060.03%
Velma Steinman1910.03%
Leonard J. Steinman, II1750.03%
Marianne Williamson1700.03%
John Kevin Delaney1590.02%
Steve Burke1220.02%
Julián Castro1030.02%
Henry Hewes940.01%
Robert Carr "Robby" Wells, Jr.790.01%
Roque "Rocky" De La Fuente, III660.01%
Deval Laurdine Patrick520.01%
Total666,112100.00%
 

68 of 80 delegates to the Democratic National Convention are pledged to presidential contenders based on the results of the voting in today's Missouri 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.

  • 44 district delegates are to be allocated proportionally to presidential contenders based on the primary results in each of the State's 8 congressional districts.
  • In addition, 24 delegates are to be allocated to presidential contenders based on the primary vote statewide.
    • 15 at-large National Convention delegates
    • 9 Pledged PLEOs

Primary
100% Reporting. Estimate as of 11 March 2020 21:03 EDT.

ContestBidenSanders
 Pop
Vote
Qual
Vote
DelPop
Vote
AllocDelPop
Vote
AllocDel
CD1136,866129,341881,8445.062547,4972.9383
CD2119,635113,000677,1034.094435,8971.9062
CD370,25066,416542,8523.226323,5641.7742
CD466,42362,652538,1153.042324,5371.9582
CD5104,01299,434661,9313.737437,5032.2632
CD672,38668,402543,8993.209324,5031.7912
CD755,13052,570529,8992.844322,6712.1562
CD839,73737,291423,8002.553313,4911.4471
PLEO664,439629,1069399,4435.7146229,6633.2863
At-Large664,439629,10615399,4439.52410229,6635.4765
Total
Delegates
  68  44  24
 

Thursday 9 April 2020: Ward, Township, Legislative District, and County Mass Meetings. Hours begin at 7:30p CDT (0030 UTC). These meetings elect delegates to the Congressional District and State Conventions.

 

Thursday 30 April 2020: Congressional District Conventions. Hours begin at 7:30p CDT (0030 UTC).

National Convention District Delegates are elected according to the results of the Primary.

 

Saturday 9 May 2020: The Democratic State Committee meets in Jefferson City.

National Convention Pledged PLEO Delegates are elected according to the results of the Primary.

 

Saturday 20 June 2020: State Convention in Columbia.

National Convention At-Large Delegates are elected according to the results of the Primary.

The remaining 12 National Convention delegates consist of

  • 12 Unpledged PLEO delegates:
    • 9 Democratic National Committee members.
    • 2 Members of Congress (0 Senators and 2 Representatives).
    • 0 Governors.
    • 1 Distinguished Party Leader (former U.S. House Majority Leader Richard Andrew "Dick" Gephardt).

These 12 delegates and will go to the Democratic National Convention officially "Unpledged".

 

Notes

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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  St. Louis Post-Dispatch
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Documentation
  Historical Analysis of the Presidential Nominating Process  
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  Primary/Caucus/Convention Glossary  
  Statutory Election Information of the Several states / Presidential Primary  
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  Major Third Party Presidential Nomination Process  
 
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