|The Green Papers|
2024 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 2020 delegate selection process and associated dates adjusted to the corresponding dates in 2024 and labeled "(presumably)" or "Circa".
Presidential Nominating Process
Deadline for political parties to certify participation in primary: Tuesday 12 December 2023
Wisconsin Elections Commission and party certify generally recognized candidates: Tuesday 2 January 2024
Filing for candidates not generally recognized: Tuesday 2 January - Tuesday 30 January 2024
Primary: Tuesday 2 April 20241
County Caucuses: Sunday 28 April 2024
Congressional District Caucuses: Sunday 19 May 2024
Administrative Committee Meeting and State Convention: Saturday 8 June 2024
87 total delegate votes - 49 district / 16 at large; 10 Pledged PLEOs; 12 Unpledged PLEOs
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Delegate Selection Plan from the Democratic Party of Wisconsin as of 4 May 2023.
28 July 2023: DNC Rules and Bylaws Committee Meeting Committee Meeting found this plan in conditional compliance.
14 September 2023: DNC Rules and Bylaws Committee found this plan to be in full compliance.
Wisconsin does not have voter registration by party. Voters can register to vote at the polls on election day. Voters may request the ballot of any party but for one party only.
"Uncommitted" appears on the ballot under the choice labeled "Uninstructed Delegation". Write-in candidates are allowed.
75 of 87 delegates to the Democratic National Convention are pledged to presidential contenders based on the results of the voting in today's Wisconsin Presidential Primary. A mandatory 15 percent threshold is required in order for a presidential contender to be pledged National Convention delegates at either the congressional district or statewide level. How the Democratic Proportional Delegate Allocation Math works.
Sunday 28 April 2024: First tier County Caucuses elect delegates to the second tier Congressional District caucuses. Hours begin at 2:00p CDT (1900 UTC).
Sunday 19 May 2024: Second tier Congressional District Caucuses elect National Convention District-level delegates according to the results of the primary. Hours begin at 2:00p CDT (1900 UTC).
Saturday 8 June 2024: Administrative Committee Meeting and State Convention.
National Convention Pledged PLEO and At-Large delegates are elected by the Administrative Committee according to the results of the primary.
The remaining 12 National Convention delegates consist of
These 12 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.
|Links Links to other web sites|
|Constitution Links to State Constitutions|
|• Wisconsin Elections Commission|
|• Wisconsin Secretary of State|
|Legislature Links to State Legislatures|
|• Republican Caucus|
|• Wisconsin Assembly Democrats|
|• Wisconsin Senate Democrats|
|• Wisconsin Senate Republicans|
|• Wisconsin State Legislature|
|• Wisconsin State Legislature|
|• The Democratic Party of Wisconsin|
|• Wisconsin State Senate Democratic Committee|
|Media & others|
|• Greater Milwaukee Today|
|• LaCrosse Tribune|
|• Leader-Telegram - Eau Claire|
|• Politics1.com - Wisconsin|
|• The Capital Times, Wisconsin State Journal - Madison|
|• The Chippewa Herald|
|• The Daily Press - Ashland|
|• The Janesville Gazette|
|• The Journal Times - Racine|
|• The Kenosha News|
|• The Wheeler Report - Madison|
|• Watertown Daily Times|
|• WISC TV - IBS - Madison|
|• Wisconsin Radio Network - Madison|
|• Wisconsin Vote - University of Wisconsin|
|• WKOW TV - ABC - Madison|
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