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2020 Presidential Primaries, Caucuses, and Conventions
Presidential Nominating Process
42nd Republican National Convention: Monday 24 August - Tuesday 25 August 2020
2,550 total delegates - 560 base at-large / 1,305 re: 435 congressional districts / 168 party / 517 bonus
Popular vote total includes AL, AR, CA, CO, CT, IA, ID, IL, IN, KY, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, NH, NM, OK, OR, PA, RI, TN, TX, UT, VT, WA, WI, WV. No popular vote for AK, AS, GU, HI, KS, ND, SC, WY.
States Chronologically States Alphabetically
3 June 2020: Reports state President Trump will pull the National Convention from Charlotte due to COVID-19 restrictions.
11 June 2020:
Commentary 30 August 2020:
Monday 24 August - Tuesday 25 August 2020: 42nd Republican National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina (location announced 20 July 2018, date announced 1 October 2018).
23 July 2020: Citing COVID-19, President Donald Trump announced that he has cancelled the events in Jacksonville, Florida and the Republican National Convention will last only 1 day.
The 42nd REPUBLICAN NATIONAL CONVENTION will have a total of 2,550 delegates, with 1,276 (a majority) necessary in order for a Presidential or Vice-Presidential candidate to be nominated.
The rules for the Republican National Convention call for a formula for determining the allocation of delegates to each state and jurisdiction sending a delegation to the Convention. For the details see The Math Behind the Republican Delegate Allocation.
The breakdown of the delegates is as follows:
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.
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