|The Green Papers|
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: Tuesday 15 August - Friday 1 December 2023
Neighborhood Caucuses: March 2024
County Conventions: Friday 1 March - Saturday 20 April 2024
Primary: Tuesday 5 March 20241
State Convention: Friday 26 April - Saturday 27 April 2024
34 total delegate votes - 20 district / 6 at large; 4 Pledged PLEOs; 4 Unpledged PLEOs
States Chronologically States Alphabetically
Delegate Selection Plan from the Utah Democratic Party.
2024 Presidential Filing Forms from State of Utah Elections Office.
16 June 2023: DNC Rules and Bylaws Committee Meeting found this plan in conditional compliance.
March 2024: Utah Neighborhood Caucuses. The Precinct caucuses elect delegates to the County Conventions.
Friday 1 March - Saturday 20 April 2024: County Conventions. The County Conventions elect delegates to the State Convention. County Conventions are held after the Neighborhood caucuses.
Participation in Utah's delegate selection process is open to all citizens who will be at least 18 years old by 5 November 2024 and publicly declare themselves to be participating as Democrats.
30 of 34 delegates to the Democratic National Convention are pledged to presidential contenders based on the Presidential preferences expressed in the primary. A mandatory 15 percent threshold is required in order for a presidential contender to be allocated National Convention delegates at either the congressional district or statewide level. How the Democratic Proportional Delegate Allocation Math works.
Friday 26 April - Saturday 27 April 2024: State Convention. National Convention Pledged Delegates are elected according to the results of the primary. District delegates are elected by State Convention delegates living within each district then, a quorum of District delegates select the PLEO delegates then, the State Convention elects the At-Large delegates.
The remaining 4 National Convention delegates consist of
These 4 delegates and will go to the Democratic National Convention officially "Unpledged".
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.1 Democratic Party's "First Determining Step" of the delegate selection process.
|Links Links to other web sites|
|• State of Utah Elections Office|
|Legislature Links to State Legislatures|
|• Utah House of Representatives|
|• Utah Senate Democrats|
|• Utah Democratic Party|
|Media & others|
|• Box Elder News Journal|
|• Deseret News - Salt Lake City|
|• KSL TV - NBC - Salt Lake City|
|• KTVX - ABC - Salt Lake City|
|• KUTV TV - CBS - Salt Lake City|
|• Park Record - Park City|
|• Politics1.com - Utah|
|• Standard-Examiner - Ogden|
|• The Daily Herald - Provo|
|• The Herald Journal - Logan|
|• The Salt Lake Tribune|
|• The Times-News - Nephi|
|• Tooele Transcript Bulletin|
|• Utah Policy - Politics, Communications & Government Relations|
|• Vote Utah - KUED|
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