|The Green Papers|
2020 Presidential Primaries, Caucuses, and Conventions
The delegate selection processes herein, along with any and all dates and delegate counts associated therewith, are unofficial and based on either (1) information obtained from either Major Party, (2) Presidential Primary dates established by currently-effective State statute, or- where the foregoing information could not be obtained- (3) the state's 2016 delegate selection process and associated dates adjusted to the corresponding dates in 2020.
North Dakota Republican
Presidential Nominating Process
District Caucuses: Wednesday 1 January - Sunday 1 March 2020 (presumably)
State Convention: Friday 3 April - Sunday 5 April 2020 (presumably)
29 total delegates - 10 base at-large / 3 re: 1 congressional district / 3 party / 13 bonus
States Chronologically States Alphabetically
Wednesday 1 January - Sunday 1 March 2020 (presumably): The North Dakota Republican Party conducts caucuses in Legislative Districts to elect delegates to the State Convention. There is no Presidential preference vote.
Friday 3 April - Sunday 5 April 2020 (presumably): The North Dakota State Republican Convention convenes. Delegate Binding: Delegate Selection Caucus/Convention. Voter Eligibility: Closed Caucus/Convention. In 2016, the party did not have any type of Presidential caucus or straw poll.
Three party leaders, the National Committeeman, the National Committeewoman, and the chairman of the North Dakota's Republican Party, will attend the convention by virtue of their position.
North Dakota's delegates ... shall caucus ... to discuss voluntarily apportioning delegate representation on the first ballot ... However, any such apportionment on the first ballot shall be strictly voluntary. The delegates remain free to vote their conscience on all balloting. [PRESIDENTIAL CAUCUS RULES Rule No. 21 - 27 September 2011]
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|
|• North Dakota Secretary of State|
|• North Dakota Secretary of State - Elections and Voting|
|Legislature Links to State Legislatures|
|• North Dakota Legislative Branch|
|• North Dakota Republican Party|
|Media & others|
|• Bismarck Tribune|
|• Devils Lake Journal|
|• Grand Forks Herald|
|• In-Forum - Fargo - Grand Forks|
|• KFYR TV - NBC - Bismarck|
|• KXMA TV - CBS - Dickinson|
|• KXMC TV - CBS - Minot|
|• NDx Plains - Fargo|
|• NorthDecoder - political blog|
|• Politics1.com - North Dakota|
|• Praire Public Television - North Dakota Public Radio|
|• The Minot Daily News|
|• The Williston Daily Herald|
|• Valley City Times-Record|
|• Wahpeton Daily News|
|• WDAY TV - Fargo|
|• WDAZ TV - ABC - Grand Forks|
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