The Green Papers
Presidential Primaries 2008
Democratic Delegate Selection and Voter Eligibility

Democratic Party Democratic
Delegate Selection
and Voter Eligibility
Sorted by Delegate Selection
Delegate Selection
Voter Eligibility
AlaskaCaucus/ConventionClosed Caucus
American SamoaCaucus/ConventionOpen Caucus
ColoradoCaucus/ConventionClosed Caucus
HawaiiCaucus/ConventionClosed Caucus
IdahoCaucus/ConventionOpen Caucus
IowaCaucus/ConventionClosed Caucus
KansasCaucus/ConventionClosed Caucus
MaineCaucus/ConventionClosed Caucus
MinnesotaCaucus/ConventionOpen Caucus
NebraskaCaucus/ConventionModified Caucus
NevadaCaucus/ConventionClosed Caucus
North DakotaCaucus/ConventionOpen Caucus
UnassignedCaucus/ConventionNot applicable
Virgin IslandsCaucus/ConventionClosed Caucus
WashingtonCaucus/ConventionModified Caucus
WyomingCaucus/ConventionClosed Caucus
Democrats AbroadCombined Selection [Proportional Primary with Caucus/Convention]Open Caucus
TexasCombined Selection [Proportional Primary with Caucus/Convention]Open Primary
VirginiaCombined Selection [Proportional Primary with Caucus/Convention]Open Primary
AlabamaProportional PrimaryOpen Primary
ArizonaProportional PrimaryClosed Primary
ArkansasProportional PrimaryOpen Primary
CaliforniaProportional PrimaryModified Primary
ConnecticutProportional PrimaryClosed Primary
DelawareProportional PrimaryClosed Primary
District of ColumbiaProportional PrimaryClosed Primary
FloridaProportional PrimaryClosed Primary
GeorgiaProportional PrimaryOpen Primary
GuamProportional PrimaryClosed Caucus
IllinoisProportional PrimaryOpen Primary
IndianaProportional PrimaryOpen Primary
KentuckyProportional PrimaryClosed Primary
LouisianaProportional PrimaryClosed Primary
MarylandProportional PrimaryClosed Primary
MassachusettsProportional PrimaryModified Primary
MichiganProportional PrimaryOpen Primary
MississippiProportional PrimaryOpen Primary
MissouriProportional PrimaryOpen Primary
MontanaProportional PrimaryOpen Primary
New HampshireProportional PrimaryModified Primary
New JerseyProportional PrimaryModified Primary
New MexicoProportional PrimaryClosed Primary
New YorkProportional PrimaryClosed Primary
North CarolinaProportional PrimaryModified Primary
OhioProportional PrimaryModified Primary
OklahomaProportional PrimaryClosed Primary
OregonProportional PrimaryClosed Primary
PennsylvaniaProportional PrimaryClosed Primary
Puerto RicoProportional PrimaryOpen Primary
Rhode IslandProportional PrimaryModified Primary
South CarolinaProportional PrimaryOpen Primary
South DakotaProportional PrimaryClosed Primary
TennesseeProportional PrimaryOpen Primary
UtahProportional PrimaryModified Primary
VermontProportional PrimaryOpen Primary
West VirginiaProportional PrimaryModified Primary
WisconsinProportional PrimaryOpen Primary
Delegate Selection Tally
Proportional Primary38
Combined Selection [Proportional Primary with Caucus/Convention]3
Voter Eligibility Tally
Open Primary16
Closed Primary14
Closed Caucus10
Modified Primary9
Open Caucus5
Modified Caucus2
Not applicable1

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