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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".
North Carolina Republican
Presidential Nominating Process
Party submits generally recognized candidates to State Board of Elections: Wednesday 6 December 2023
Filing deadline for candidates not generally recognized: Monday 1 January 2024
Precinct Conventions: Circa February 2024 (date not set)
County Conventions: Circa March 2024 (date not set)
Primary: Tuesday 5 March 2024 (presumably)
District Conventions: Circa April 2024 (date not set)
State Convention: Circa May 2024 (date not set)
75 total delegates - 10 base at-large / 42 re: 14 congressional districts / 3 party / 20 bonus
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Running for Office from the North Carolina State Board of Elections.
Circa February 2024 (date not set): Precinct Conventions. The precinct conventions elect delegates to the county conventions [North Carolina Republican Party Plan of Organization. Article II(A)(3)].
Circa March 2024 (date not set): County Conventions. The County Conventions elect delegates to the state District and State conventions [Article III (A)(2)(b)(iii))].
Tuesday 5 March 2024 (presumably): North Carolina Primary. Hours reportedly 6:30a-7:30p EST (1130-0030 UTC). In extraordinary circumstances, the county board of elections may direct that the polls remain open until 8:30 p.m. Delegate Binding: Combined Selection Statewide: Proportional, District: Winner-Take-Most Primary. Voter Eligibility: Modified Primary.
All 75 of North Carolina's delegates to the Republican National Convention are allocated to presidential contenders based on the results of the voting in today's Presidential Primary.
42 district delegates, 3 from each of the 13 congressional districts, are to be allocated to the presidential contenders based on the primary results in each congressional district [ByLaws of the North Carolina Republican Party. Article VIII].
33 (10 at-large, 20 bonus, 3 RNC) delegates are bound to presidential contenders based on the primary results statewide [Article VIII].
The 3 party leaders, the National Committeeman, the National Committeewoman, and the chairman of the North Carolina's Republican Party, will attend the convention as bound delegates by virtue of their position.
Delegates are bound for the 1st and 2nd ballot at the National Convention. After that, they are officially unbound. However, the delegates shall be bound by the will of the North Carolina Delegation who shall determine how the North Carolina Delegation shall vote. [Article VIII .D.]
Circa April 2024 (date not set): District Conventions. The 42 National Convention district delegates are elected according to the results of the primary.
"In every Presidential Election Year the Congressional District Convention shall elect 3 Delegates ... to the Republican National Convention [Article V (A)(2)(d)].
CD 1: TBD.
Circa May 2024 (date not set): The State Convention. The State Convention elects the 30 National Convention statewide Delegates according to the results of the primary.
In addition, the convention elects the National Committeeman and National Committeewoman. The party Chairman, who will also attend the national convention, may be elected at a different time.
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 Carolina State Board of Elections|
|Legislature Links to State Legislatures|
|• North Carolina General Assembly|
|• North Carolina General Assembly - House|
|• North Carolina General Assembly - Senate|
|• North Carolina General Statutes|
|• North Carolina House Republicans|
|• North Carolina Republican Party|
|Media & others|
|• Concord and Kannapolis Independent Tribune|
|• Daily Herald - Roanoke Rapids|
|• Goldsboro News-Argus|
|• Hickory Daily Record|
|• Mooresville Tribune|
|• Mount Olive Tribune|
|• News & Record - Greensboro|
|• NewsLink.org - North Carolina|
|• Politics1.com - North Carolina|
|• Statesville Record and Landmark|
|• The Courier-Tribune - Asheboro|
|• The Daily News - Jacksonville|
|• The McDowell News|
|• The Morganton News Herald|
|• The New Bern Sun Journal|
|• The Pilot - Southern Pines|
|• Winston-Salem Journal|
|• WRAL TV - CBS - Raleigh|
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