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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
Candidate filing: Thursday 11 January - Monday 11 March 2024
Primary: Tuesday 4 June 2024 (presumably)
State Convention: Circa June 2024 (date not set)
31 total delegates - 10 base at-large / 6 re: 2 congressional districts / 3 party / 12 bonus
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Rules amended 10 June 2023 from the Montana Republican Party.
Lawsuit to keep former President Donald Trump of the ballot. Castro v Montana Secretary of State, Case 6:23-cv-00062-SPW. Declined to grant injunctive relief.
This Presidential Primary coincides with a state/local primary. These coinciding primaries tend to have an impact upon voter turnout.
There is no party registration in Montana. Individuals who vote in a primary election are given all the parties' ballots, and can choose in private which party ballot they wish to vote.
Tuesday 4 June 2024 (presumably): Montana Primary. Hours reportedly 7:00a-8:00p MDT (1300-0200 UTC). A polling place with less than 400 registered voters must be open at least from noon to 8 p.m. or until all registered electors have voted. Delegate Binding: Proportional Primary. Voter Eligibility: Open Primary. NON-COMPLIANT DATE
Binding of delegates ... to the Republican National Convention. Montana's delegates ... shall be allocated and are bound to vote for the candidates receiving more than 5% of the vote in the Montana Republican Primary in proportion to the percentage of vote received at that primary election through the 1st ballot of the Republican National Convention, if that candidate's name is placed in nomination. [Section B: III. F) 3)]
Delegates to the State Delegate Convention are elected from each county by the County Central Committee at least 30 days before the State Convention. [Montana Republican Party Bylaws. Section B - III. D]
Circa June 2024 (date not set): State Convention / State Delegate Convention in Missoula. The convention slates the state's Republican National Convention delegates and nominates Presidential Electors. [Section B - III. B. and F. 1 through 7)]
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|
|Constitution Links to State Constitutions|
|• The CONSTITUTION of the STATE OF MONTANA|
|• Commissioner of Political Practices|
|• Montana Secretary of State|
|• Montana Secretary of State Elections|
|• Montana Republican Party|
|Media & others|
|• Bigfork Eagle|
|• Billings Gazette|
|• Havre Daily News|
|• KECI TV Missoula; KTVM TV Bozeman, Butte; KCFW TV Kalispell - NBC|
|• KPAX TV - CBS - Missoula|
|• KRTV TV - CBS - Great Falls|
|• KURL TV - NBC - Billings|
|• KXLF TV - CBS - Butte|
|• Laurel Outlook (Weekly)|
|• Lewistown News-Argus|
|• Make it Missoula|
|• Missoulian News Online - Western Montana|
|• Northern Broadcasting System|
|• Politics1.com - Montana|
|• Ravalli Republic - Hamilton|
|• The Bozeman Daily Chronicle|
|• The Daily Inter Lake - Kalispell|
|• The Independent Record - Helena|
|• The Leader Advertiser - Polson|
|• The Montana Standard - Butte|
|• The Whitefish Pilot|
|• Tobacco Valley News|
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