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Presidential Primaries 2024
Democratic Hard and Soft Count Delegate Summary


 
Democratic Party Democratic
Hard and Soft Count Delegate Summary
Sorted by Hard Delegate Votes for Biden, Joseph Robinette "Joe", Jr.

 
4,674 total delegate votes - 2,557 district / 889 at large; 488 Pledged PLEOs; 740 Unpledged PLEOs
Pledged/Unpledged delegate votes: 3,934 pledged, 740 unpledged.
Need to nominate (first ballot, pledged delegate votes only): 1,968.
Need to nominate (any ballot, all delegate votes): 2,338.
Rank (sort)
Date
(sort)
State
Biden, J (available) Uncommitted Palmer, J Allocation
(sort)
Hard
3,151
(sort)
Soft
3,151.0
(sort)
Hard
1,497
(sort)
Soft
1,497.0
(sort)
Hard
23
(sort)
Soft
23.0
(sort)
Hard
3
(sort)
Soft
3.0
(sort)
Pledged
(sort)
Unpledged
(sort)
Total
65 MarCalifornia424424.07171.0    42471495
362 AprNew York268268.03737.0    26837305
495 MarTexas244244.02929.0    24429273
1219 MarFlorida224224.03030.0    22430254
1719 MarIllinois147147.03030.0    14730177
4019 MarOhio123123.02222.0    12718145
375 MarNorth Carolina116116.01818.0    11618134
2627 FebMichigan115115.02222.022.0  11722139
1312 MarGeorgia108108.01515.0    10815123
545 MarVirginia9999.02020.0    9920119
255 MarMassachusetts9292.02424.0    9224116
5512 MarWashington9292.01919.0    9219111
187 MayIndiana7979.099.0    79988
572 AprWisconsin7878.01717.0    821395
419 MarArizona7272.01313.0    721385
75 MarColorado7272.01515.0    721587
485 MarTennessee6363.077.0    63770
2923 MarMissouri6161.066.033.0  64670
275 MarMinnesota6060.02222.01111.0  751893
82 AprConnecticut5858.01616.0    601474
463 FebSouth Carolina5555.01010.0    551065
15 MarAlabama5252.066.0    52658
2223 MarLouisiana4848.066.0    48654
195 MarIowa4040.066.0    40646
326 FebNevada3636.01313.0    361349
415 MarOklahoma3636.055.0    36541
2812 MarMississippi3535.055.0    35540
2019 MarKansas3333.066.0    33639
55 MarArkansas3131.055.0    31536
515 MarUtah3030.044.0    30434
235 MarMaine2424.088.0    24832
452 AprRhode Island2323.01212.0    26935
92 AprDelaware1919.01515.0    191534
525 MarVermont1616.088.0    16824
213 AprAlaska1515.055.0    15520
156 MarHawaii1515.099.077.0  22931
1012 MarDemocrats Abroad1313.044.0    13417
3830 MarNorth Dakota1313.044.0    13417
5813 AprWyoming1313.044.0    13417
3912 MarNorthern Marianas66.055.0    6511
35 MarAmerican Samoa33.055.0  33.06511
114 JunDistrict of Columbia  5151.0    203151
148 JunGuam  1212.0    7512
1623 MayIdaho  2727.0    23427
2121 MayKentucky  5959.0    53659
2414 MayMaryland  117117.0    9522117
304 JunMontana  2525.0    20525
3114 MayNebraska  3434.0    29534
3323 JanNew Hampshire  1010.0    10 10
344 JunNew Jersey  146146.0    12620146
354 JunNew Mexico  4545.0    341145
4221 MayOregon  7878.0    661278
4323 AprPennsylvania  186186.0    15927186
4428 AprPuerto Rico  6060.0    55560
474 JunSouth Dakota  2020.0    16420
5019 AugPUnassigned  22.0     22
538 JunVirgin Islands  1313.0    7613
5614 MayWest Virginia  2525.0    20525
Convention3,1513,151.01,4971,497.02323.033.03,9347404,674
Rank Date State HardSoft HardSoft HardSoft HardSoft PledgedUnpledgedTotal
Biden, J (available) Uncommitted Palmer, J Allocation
 

P indicates presumably-- an unofficial date. An unconfirmed Presidential Primary established by currently-effective State statute or introduced bill; or- where the foregoing information could not be obtained- the state's prior delegate selection process and associated dates adjusted to the corresponding dates in the current year.

Soft: Soft count, estimated delegate preferences prior to the convention.
Hard: Hard count, the preference as originally assigned. (Note: unpledged delegates are hard counted as "Uncommitted".)
Pledged: Pledged, Bound, or Committed Delegates.
Unpledged: Unpledged, Not Bound, Unbound, or Uncommitted Delegates
Commentary: THE TIES THAT BIND-- OR DO THEY? or, Politicus Unbound

 
 


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