|The Green Papers|
2016 Presidential Primaries, Caucuses, and Conventions
Presidential Nominating Process
Precinct Meetings: Tuesday 9 February 2016
Primary: Tuesday 1 March 2016
County Conventions: Saturday 12 March 2016
District Conventions: Saturday 16 April 2016
State Convention: Friday 13 May - Saturday 14 May 2016
43 total delegates - 10 base at-large / 15 re: 5 congressional districts / 3 party / 15 bonus
States Chronologically States Alphabetically
Meet The Unbound Delegates Who Helped Donald Trump Secure The Nomination from NPR. "Pam Pollard, State Chairwoman Of The Oklahoma Republican Party ... On delegates deciding to support Trump ... I am setting my personal feelings aside .. On why she supports Trump ...". We are changing 1 Uncommitted delegate to Trump in the soft count.
Tuesday 9 February 2016: Precinct Meetings. The Precinct Meetings elect delegates to the County Conventions.
Tuesday 1 March 2016: All 43 of Oklahoma's delegates to the Republican National Convention are allocated to presidential contenders in today's Oklahoma Presidential Primary. [Rule 18(h)]
In addition, 3 party leaders, the National Committeeman, the National Committeewoman, and the chairman of the Oklahoma's Republican Party, will attend the convention as pledged delegates by virtue of their position.
Delegates are bound until released. "Each delegate ... to the national convention ... shall cast their vote on all ballots for the candidate ... If that candidate is ... no longer a candidate, the votes ... shall be cast for any candidate of their choice." [Oklahoma Statutes §26-20-104 G.]
No later than Saturday 12 March 2016: County Conventions. The County Conventions elect delegates to the District and State Conventions.
No later than Saturday 16 April 2016: District Conventions Convention. The District Convention meet to elect National Convention district delegates according to the results of the primary.
CD 1: 16 April.
Friday 13 May - Saturday 14 May 2016: State Convention. The State Convention meets to elect 25 at-large National Convention delegates.
15 January 2015: State Senator Brian Crain (Republican) introduces SB 233. This bill would would move the Presidential Preference Primary from the 1st to the 4th Tuesday in March.
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.
|Links Links to other web sites|
|Constitution Links to State Constitutions|
|• Oklahoma Ethics Commission|
|• Oklahoma State Election Board|
|Legislature Links to State Legislatures|
|• Oklahoma Legislature|
|• Oklahoma State House of Representatives|
|• Oklahoma State Senate|
|• Oklahoma Republican Party|
|Media & others|
|• Bartlesville Examiner-Enterprise|
|• Claremore Daily Progress|
|• Hugo Daily News|
|• KOTV TV - CBS - Tulsa|
|• KRMG AM - Tulsa|
|• KSWO TV - ABC - Lawton|
|• McAlester News Capital & Democrat|
|• Native American Times - Tulsa|
|• NewsLink.org - Oklahoma Newspapers|
|• OBAR: Oklahomans for Ballot Access Reform|
|• Oologah Lake Leader|
|• Politics1.com - Oklahoma|
|• Stillwater NewsPress|
|• The Cushing Citizen - Cushing|
|• The Daily Ardmoreite - Ardmore|
|• The Edmond Sun|
|• The Frontier|
|• The McCarville Report|
|• The Miami News-Record|
|• The Norman Transcript|
|• The Oklahoma Constitution|
|• The Oklahoman - NewsOK.com - Oklahoma City|
|• The Ponca City News|
|• The Shawnee News-Star|
|• Tulsa Beacon|
|• Tulsa World|
Election 2016 - Presidential Primary, Caucus, and Convention Home