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2024 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 2020 delegate selection process and associated dates adjusted to the corresponding dates in 2024 and labeled "(presumably)" or "Circa".
Presidential Nominating Process
Secretary of State publishes generally recognized candidates: Friday 19 January 2024
Filing for candidates not generally recognized: Friday 19 January - Friday 9 February 2024
Primary: Tuesday 2 April 2024 (presumably)
State Committee Meeting: Circa May 2024 (date not set)
28 total delegates - 10 base at-large / 15 re: 5 congressional districts / 3 party
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3 October 2023: Governor Edward "Ned" Lamont (Democratic) signed HB 07001 which moves the 2024 presidential primary from the last Tuesday in April to the 1st Tuesday in April (2 April 2024).
Rules and Bylaws from the Connecticut Republicans.
This Presidential Primary coincides with a state/local primary. These coinciding primaries tend to have an impact upon voter turnout.
Any elector enrolled as a member of the Republican Party shall be eligible to vote in primaries ... [Connecticut Republican State Central Committee Rules and Bylaws Article V, Section 1. (a)]. If a voter wishes to switch parties, they must be do by 2 January 2024.
25 of Connecticut's 28 delegates to the Republican National Convention are pledged to presidential contenders in today's Connecticut Presidential Primary. [Article I, Section 17]
The 3 party leaders, the National Committeeman, the National Committeewoman, and the chairman of the Connecticut's Republican Party, will by virtue of their position, attend the convention as pledged delegates.
The delegates ... shall be committed ... unless released by the candidate, shall vote for the candidate on the first ballot, and shall not change their vote during the course of that ballot. [Article I, Section 17 (a)]
Circa May 2024 (date not set): State Committee Meeting. Presidential candidates submit slates of registered Republicans to serve as National Convention Delegates according to the results of the primary. The slates require the approval of the State Committee [Section 17. (d)]. If delegates are awarded to uncommitted, the delegates are chosen by the state party chairman. [Section 17(h)]
15 March 2023: SB 6908 would move the 2024 presidential primary from the last Tuesday in April to the 1st Tuesday in April.
25 July 2023: Legislative Leaders Consider Special Session sometime after Labor Day to Move Connecticut’s Presidential Primary Date from CT News Junkie.
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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