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2020 Presidential Primaries, Caucuses, and Conventions
Presidential Nominating Process
Primary: Tuesday 17 March 20201
Congressional District Caucuses: Saturday 18 April 2020
State Convention: Saturday 16 May 2020
80 total delegate votes - 44 district / 14 at large; 9 Pledged PLEOs; 13 Unpledged PLEOs
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2020 Delegate Selection Plan from the Arizona Democratic Party.
2020 Election Dates from the Arizona Secretary of State.
2020 Presidential Preference Election Candidate Qualification from the Arizona Secretary of State.
Returns from the Arizona Secretary of State.
Participation in Arizona's delegate selection process is open to all voters who wish to participate as Democrats. Only registered Democrats are allowed to participate in the primary. 17 year olds who will turn 18 by the November General Election will not be allowed to vote in the Presidential Preference Primary,
67 of 80 delegates to the Democratic National Convention are pledged to presidential contenders based on the results of the voting in today's Arizona Presidential Primary. A mandatory 15 percent threshold is required in order for a presidential contender to be allocated National Convention delegates at either the congressional district or statewide level. How the Democratic Proportional Delegate Allocation Math works.
The candidates below have publicly suspended their campaigns. Candidates that have formally withdrawal of candidacy with the Secretary of State's Office are marked with an asterisk. All the names below will still appear on the ballots as the ballots have already been printed: Elizabeth Warren, Michael R. Bloomberg, *Amy Klobuchar, Pete Buttigieg, *Tom Steyer, Deval Patrick, *Michael Bennet, Andrew Yang, *John Delaney, Marianne Williamson, *Cory Booker, JuliÃn Castro.
Saturday 18 April 2020: District Caucuses meet. National Convention District delegates are elected according to the results of the primary.
Saturday 16 May 2020: State Convention and State Committee Meeting in Phoenix.
National Convention Pledged PLEO and At-Large delegates are elected according to the results of the primary.
The remaining 13 National Convention delegates consist of
These 13 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|
|• Arizona Constitution|
|• Arizona Secretary of State|
|• Citizens Clean Elections Commission|
|Legislature Links to State Legislatures|
|• Arizona House of Representatives|
|• Arizona Revised Statutes|
|• Arizona State Senate|
|• Arizona Democratic Party|
|Media & others|
|• Arizona Capitol Times - Phoenix|
|• Arizona Daily Star - Tucson|
|• Arizona Daily Sun - Flagstaff|
|• Blog For Arizona|
|• East Valley Tribune - Mesa|
|• KGUN TV - ABC - Tucson|
|• Kingman Daily Miner|
|• KOLD TV - CBS - Tucson|
|• Payson Roundup|
|• Politics1.com - Arizona|
|• Prescott Newspapers Online|
|• Sedona Red Rock News|
|• Sierra Vista Herald|
|• Sonoran News - Cave Creek|
|• The Daily Dispatch - Douglas|
|• The Flagstaff Navajo-Hopi Observer|
|• The Navajo Times - Window Rock|
|• The Republic - Phoenix|
|• The Sun - Yuma|
|• Today's News-Herald - Lake Havasu City|
|• Tucson Citizen|
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