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UrbScotty Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jul-21-06 11:54 PM
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5. I'd like to be a national convention delegate too!
Edited on Sat Jul-22-06 12:05 AM by ih8thegop
And maybe even a presidential elector!

How do they determine who will go to the National Convention?

IIRC, it involves primary candidates. Every Dem candidate who gets over 10% or 15% of the caucus vote is allocated a share of the state's at-large delegates, and everyone who breaks that threshold in each congressional district gets a share of that district's 5 or 6 votes.

But who gets to decide exactly who goes?
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