Primary: Tuesday, March 7, 2000
|Popular Vote||Delegate Votes|
|Floor Vote||Hard Total|
|Gore, Al||34,725 54%||33. 100%||13. 39%|
|Bradley, Bill||26,520 41%||10. 30%|
|Uncommitted||2,634 4%||10. 30%|
|LaRouche, Lyndon||208 0%|
|Epstein, Richard Jan||192 0%|
|Total||64,279 100%||33. 100%||33. 100%|
|Voter Eligibility: Modified Open Primary, Polls Close at 8 PM EST (0100 UTC)|
Delegate Selection: Proportional Primary
33 total delegate votes - 15 district / 5 at-large; 3 Pledged PLEOs; 9 Unpledged PLEOs; 1 Unpledged add-on
30 April 2000: Unpledged delegate preference update: Gore 8, Bradley 0. Unpledged delegates appear in the "Soft Unpledged" field.
18 March 2000: Unpledged delegate preference update: Gore 6, Bradley 1. Unpledged delegates appear in the "Soft Unpledged" field.
Bill Bradley, having withdrawn from the campaign, is no longer entitled to receive At-Large and unpledged PLEO delegates (rule 9.C). The 2 At-Large and 1 unpledged PLEO delegates originally assigned to Bradley have been reassigned to Gore in our "Soft Pledged". The "Hard Total" however, shows the delegates as originally assigned.
The Popular Vote above is based on official returns from the 7 March Primary.Here's how we compute the delegate count:
Tuesday 7 March 2000: 23 of 33 delegates to the Democratic National Convention are allocated to presidential contenders based on the results of the voting in today's Maine Presidential Primary.
The remaining 10 National Convention delegates consist of 9 Unpledged PLEOs and 1 Unpledged "add-on"; these 10 delegates will go to the Democratic National Convention officially "Unpledged".
The breakdown of unpledged delegates is:
Maine has 16 Counties and 2 Congressional Districts: 15 counties are wholly within a congressional district; only one county is split between the state's 2 congressional districts.
UNDIVIDED COUNTIES (those wholly within one Congressional District):
Only Kennebec County is divided between CDs 1 and 2: the Towns of Monmouth and Wayne in western Kennebec County and the Towns of Albion and China- along with the unorganized territory of Unity- in eastern Kennebec County are in CD # 2. The remainder of Kennebec County (the central portion of the county) lies in CD # 1.