|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
Deadline for political parties to certify participation in primary: Tuesday 12 December 2023
Wisconsin Elections Commission and party certify generally recognized candidates: Tuesday 2 January 2024
Filing for candidates not generally recognized: Tuesday 2 January - Tuesday 30 January 2024
Primary: Tuesday 2 April 2024
District Caucuses: Circa April 2024 (date not set)
State Convention: Friday 17 May - Sunday 19 May 2024
41 total delegates - 10 base at-large / 24 re: 8 congressional districts / 3 party / 4 bonus
States Chronologically States Alphabetically
Constitution of the Republican Party of Wisconsin.
Wisconsin does not have voter registration by party. Voters can register to vote at the polls on election day. Voters may request the ballot of any party but for one party only.
"Uncommitted" appears on the ballot under the choice labeled "Uninstructed Delegation". Write-in candidates are allowed.
All 41 of Wisconsin's delegates to the Republican National Convention are allocated to presidential contenders in today's Wisconsin Presidential Primary.
Prior to the Presidential Primary ... each District Chairman, in consultation with his or her District Executive Committee shall establish a list of ... District delegates ... to the national convention and shall submit that list to the Republican Party of Wisconsin. Within 7 days of the Presidential Primary, the committee of the candidate winning a plurality of the vote in each Congressional District shall notify the Republican Party of Wisconsin which 3 from each District list they wish to designate as delegates ... [Republican Party of Wisconsin Constitution Article X Section 5.]
At-Large delegates ... shall be selected by the committee of the candidate receiving a plurality of the statewide votes ... and ... said delegates ... shall be ratified by the State Executive Committee. It shall be understood that the candidate’s committee shall have final approval ... [Republican Party of Wisconsin Constitution Article X Section 5.]
A candidate ... is entitled to control all the delegates ... on all votes for nomination for President of the United States and Vice-President of the United States, unless the delegates ... are released by the candidate or the candidate fails to receive at least 1/3 of the total votes cast in any vote for nomination. [Article X Sections 4. and 5.]
Circa April 2024 (date not set): District Caucuses. National Convention District Delegates are selected according to the results of the primary.
Friday 17 May - Sunday 19 May 2024: State Convention. The statewide delegates are selected by the candidate receiving a plurality of the statewide votes and ratified by the State Executive Committee.
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|
|• Wisconsin Elections Commission|
|• Wisconsin Secretary of State|
|Legislature Links to State Legislatures|
|• Republican Caucus|
|• Wisconsin Assembly Democrats|
|• Wisconsin Senate Democrats|
|• Wisconsin Senate Republicans|
|• Wisconsin State Legislature|
|• Wisconsin State Legislature|
|• Republican Party of Wisconsin|
|Media & others|
|• Greater Milwaukee Today|
|• LaCrosse Tribune|
|• Leader-Telegram - Eau Claire|
|• Politics1.com - Wisconsin|
|• The Capital Times, Wisconsin State Journal - Madison|
|• The Chippewa Herald|
|• The Daily Press - Ashland|
|• The Janesville Gazette|
|• The Journal Times - Racine|
|• The Kenosha News|
|• The Wheeler Report - Madison|
|• Watertown Daily Times|
|• WISC TV - IBS - Madison|
|• Wisconsin Radio Network - Madison|
|• Wisconsin Vote - University of Wisconsin|
|• WKOW TV - ABC - Madison|
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