Non-binding Primary: Saturday, February 5, 2000
District Caucuses: Monday, March 27, 2000
State Convention: Saturday, April 8, 2000
|Popular Vote||Delegate Votes|
|Floor Vote||Hard Total|
|Gore, Al||6,377 57%||22. 100%||15. 68%|
|Bradley, Bill||4,476 40%|
|LaRouche, Lyndon||288 3%|
|Total||11,141 100%||22. 100%||22. 100%|
|Voter Eligibility: Closed Primary, Polls Close at 8 PM EST (0100 UTC)|
Delegate Selection: Advisory Primary
22 total delegate votes - 10 district / 3 at-large; 2 Pledged PLEOs; 6 Unpledged PLEOs / 1 Unpledged add-on
30 April 2000: Unpledged delegate preference update: Gore 6, Bradley 0. Unpledged delegates appear in the "Soft Unpledged" field.
The Popular Vote above is based on official returns from the 5 February Non-Binding Primary. The results of the 5 February primary have no effect whatsoever on delegate allocation.
27 March 2000: With 187 of 192 delegates reporting from today's caucus, the results are:
27 March 2000: Unpledged delegate preference update: Gore 2, Bradley 0. Unpledged delegates appear in the "Soft Unpledged" field.
Delegate allocation is based on the results of the 27 March caucus. Here's how we estimate the delegate count:
Vote counts in the table above reflect the 27 March caucus vote.
Saturday 5 February 2000: Delaware Democratic non-binding Primary. Today's primary has no effect whatsoever on delegate allocation. (Democratic Party Rule 10A requires that all states- with the exception of Iowa and New Hampshire- not begin their delegate selection procedures until on or after Tuesday 7 March 2000).
Monday 27 March 2000: District Caucuses meet to choose delegates to the 8 April State Convention. Each presidential contender receives delegates to the State Convention only if he gets at least 15 percent support at the district caucus. (The jurisdictions for the district caucuses are state Legislative districts. No National Delegates are chosen at the District level.)
Saturday 8 April 2000: All 22 delegates to the Democratic National Convention are allocated during today's Delaware State Convention.
10 district delegates are to be allocated to the presidential contenders as Delaware has only a single at-large congressional seat. In addition, 3 at-large National Convention delegates plus 2 Pledged PLEOs are to be allocated to presidential contenders.
The remaining 7 National Convention delegates consist of 6 Unpledged PLEOs and 1 Unpledged "add-on"; these 7 delegates will go to the Democratic National Convention officially "Unpledged".
The breakdown of unpledged delegates is: