The Green Papers
2020 Presidential Primaries, Caucuses, and Conventions

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Presidential Nominating Process
Territorial Caucus: Wednesday 18 March 2020
Republicans
CandidateDelegate Votes
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Total
Hard Total
Trump, Donald John 9 100.00%9 100.00%9 100.00%
Total 9 100.00%9 100.00%9 100.00%

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Wednesday 18 March 2020: A Territorial Caucus convenes as a Convention to choose 6 delegates to the Republican National Convention. Delegate Binding: Delegate Selection Caucus/Convention. Voter Eligibility: Open Caucus/Convention.

  • "The delegates from American Samoa are chosen in such a way so that they best reflect the presidential preference of the Caucus/Convention participants."

In addition, 3 party leaders, the National Committeeman, the National Committeewoman, and the chairman of the American Samoa's Republican Party, will attend the convention as unpledged delegates by virtue of their position.

American Samoa's delegates are unbound unless instructed otherwise by the Territorial Caucus. "The delegates ... may be instructed by resolution of the body which elected them as to the disposition of their vote on any business before the National Convention." [REPUBLICAN PARTY OF AMERICAN SAMOA BY-LAWS. Article VII Section 2. (d)]

Delegates and alternates ratified through acclamation by all who attended the caucus are:

  • 3 RNC: Chairman, National Committeeman, and National Committeewoman.
  • 6 delegates.
  • 6 alternates.
 

Notes

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
  Revised Constitution Of American Samoa
Election Authority
  American Samoa Election Office
  American Samoa Government
Republican
  Republican Party of American Samoa
  Republican Party of American Samoa; P.O. Box 3564; Pago Pago, AS 96799; (684) 699-9609
Media & others
  American Samoa, History, Tourism, Culture, Politics - AmSamoa.NET
  Manuatele.NET - Manu'a - American Samoa
  Politics1.com - American Samoa
  Samoa News
  Samoa Observer
 


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Delegate Allocation
  Democratic Quick Reference   --   Republican Quick Reference  
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  Results Status and Date Retreived  
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  Estimating the Delegate Count  
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Documentation
  Historical Analysis of the Presidential Nominating Process  
  Historical Analysis of the apportionment of delegate votes at the National Conventions of the two major parties  
  Primary/Caucus/Convention Glossary  
  Statutory Election Information of the Several states / Presidential Primary  
  Dates of PRESIDENTIAL PRIMARIES re: selection and/or allocation/distribution of Delegates to Major Party National Conventions  
 
  Major Third Party Presidential Nomination Process  
 
  Straw Polls  
 
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