The Green Papers
Presidential Primaries 2020
Republican Pledged and Unpledged Delegate Summary

Disclaimer:
These pages contain a combination of official, unofficial, and estimated data. The information posted here is subject to change.

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.

Republicans

  • Republican delegate counts are based on the number of Republicans elected to the State Legislatures, Governors chairs, U.S. House seats, and U.S. Senators seats through 31 December 2019. Republican unpledged delegate counts are determined by state (or equivalent) party rules. We have assumed that the policies of 2016 will apply in 2020.
  • The Republican district delegate count is based on the number of U.S. House members each state will elect in 2020.
  • Republican penalties for violating the timing window are not included in these delegate tallies.

 
Republican Party Republican
Pledged and Unpledged Delegate Summary
Sorted by first date

 
Total Delegates: 2,552
Pledged/Unpledged delegates: 2,442 pledged, 110 unpledged.
Need to nominate: 1,277.
Rank (sort)
Date
(sort)
State
(available)
2,533
Trump, D
19
Allocation
(sort)
Pl
2,423
(sort)
Unpl
110
(sort)
Pl
19
Unpl
 
(sort)
Pl
(sort)
Unpl
(sort)
Total
1411 DecHawaii  19 19 19
1931 JanKansas390  39 39
183 FebIowa400  40 40
3211 FebNew Hampshire220  22 22
3121 FebNevada250  25 25
56MarWyoming263  26329
13 MarAlabama500  50 50
53 MarArkansas400  40 40
63 MarCalifornia1720  172 172
73 MarColorado343  34337
223 MarMaine220  22 22
243 MarMassachusetts410  41 41
263 MarMinnesota390  39 39
363 MarNorth Carolina710  71 71
403 MarOklahoma430  43 43
473 MarTennessee580  58 58
483 MarTexas1550  155 155
493 MarUtah400  40 40
503 MarVermont170  17 17
1510 MarIdaho320  32 32
2510 MarMichigan730  73 73
2710 MarMississippi400  40 40
2810 MarMissouri540  54 54
5310 MarWashington440  44 44
5112 MarVirgin Islands63  639
1314 MarGuam09   99
1117 MarFlorida1220  122 122
1617 MarIllinois670  67 67
3817 MarNorthern Marianas90  9 9
3917 MarOhio820  82 82
324 MarAmerican Samoa09   99
1224 MarGeorgia760  76 76
3727 MarNorth Dakota029   2929
22 AprAlaska280  28 28
214 AprLouisiana460  46 46
557 AprWisconsin520  52 52
828 AprConnecticut280  28 28
928 AprDelaware160  16 16
2328 AprMaryland380  38 38
3528 AprNew York950  95 95
4228 AprPennsylvania3454  345488
4428 AprRhode Island190  19 19
521 MayVirginia490  49 49
452 MaySouth Carolina500  50 50
175 MayIndiana580  58 58
49 MayArizona580  58 58
3012 MayNebraska360  36 36
5412 MayWest Virginia340  34 34
2019 MayKentucky460  46 46
4119 MayOregon280  28 28
102 JunDistrict of Columbia190  19 19
292 JunMontana270  27 27
332 JunNew Jersey490  49 49
342 JunNew Mexico220  22 22
462 JunSouth Dakota290  29 29
437 JunPuerto Rico230  23 23
Convention2,42311019 2,4421102,552
Rank Date State PlUnpl PlUnpl PlUnplTotal
(available)
2,533
Trump, D
19
Allocation
 

Pl: Pledged or Bound Delegates.
Unpl: Unpledged or Not Bound Delegates

 
 


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