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U.S. Department of State

Diplomacy in Action

Caucuses and Primaries

Background Information
2012 Primary Schedule - 2012 Election Central
The Caucus System in the U.S. Presidential Nominating Process - Council on Foreign Relations
Election of the President & Vice President: Primary Election - Ben's Guide to U.S. Government
How Does the Primary Process Work? - Project Vote Smart
The Primaries in America - History Learning Site

Results of Caucuses and Primaries
Outcomes of Caucuses and Primaries

DC, Maryland and Wisconsin Primaries - April 3, 2012

Louisiana Primary - March 24, 2012
-Louisiana Primary - March 24, 2012 - 46 delegates

Illinois Primary - March 20, 2012
-Illinois Primary - March 20, 2012 - 69 delegates

Missouri Caucus - March 17, 2012
-Missouri Caucus - March 17, 2012 - 52 delegates

Alabama, Hawaii, Mississippi - March 13, 2012
-Alabama, Hawaii, Mississippi - March 13, 2012

Kansas Caucus - March 10, 2012
-Kansas Caucus - March 10, 2012 - 40 delegates

Super Tuesday - March 6, 2012
-Super Tuesday - March 6, 2012 - Alaska, Georgia, Idaho, Massachusetts, N. Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Vermont, Virginia

Washington Caucus - March 3, 2012
-Washington Caucus - March 3, 2012 - 43 delegates

Michigan Primary - February 28, 2012
-Michigan Primary - February 28, 2012 - closed primary - 30 delegates

Arizona Primary - February 28, 2012
-Arizona Primary - February 28, 2012 - closed primary - 29 delegates

Missouri Primary - February 7, 2012
-Missouri Primary - February 7, 2012

Minnesota Caucus - February 7, 2012
-Minnesota Caucus - February 7, 2012 - open caucus - 40 delegates

Colorado Caucus - February 7, 2012
-Colorado Caucus - February 7, 2012 - closed caucus - 36 delegates

Maine Caucus - February 4 - 11, 2012
-Maine Caucus - February 4-11, 2012 - closed caucus - 24 delegates

Nevada Caucus - February 4, 2012
-Nevada Caucus - February 4, 2012 - closed caucus - 28 delegates

Florida Primary - January 31, 2012
-02/01/12  Readout of the Florida Primary and a Look Ahead at the Upcoming Caucuses and Primaries; Washington, DC
-01/25/12   Florida 2012 Media Resources  [168 Kb]

South Carolina Primary - January 21, 2012
-01/11/12   South Carolina 2012 Media Resources  [149 Kb]

New Hampshire Primary - January 10, 2012
Primary Day in New Hampshire: The View from Academia - FPC Briefing - 1/10/2012
Primary Day in New Hampshire: The View from the Editor's Chair - FPC Briefing - 1/10/2012
Analyzing the Iowa Caucuses; Previewing the New Hampshire Primary - FPC Briefing - January 5, 2012
Results of the Iowa Caucuses; and Latest Polls on New Hampshire Primary - FPC briefing - 1/5/2012
-12/19/11   New Hampshire 2012 Media Resources  [172 Kb]

Iowa Caucuses - January 3, 2012
Analyzing the Iowa Caucuses; Previewing the New Hampshire Primary - FPC Briefing - 1/5/2012
Readout of the Iowa Caucuses; Latest Polls on the Upcoming New Hampshire Primary - 1/5/2012
Update on the 2012 Iowa Caucuses - FPC Teleconference 1/3/2012
Preview of the Iowa Caucuses - FPC Teleconference Briefing, 12/22/2011
-12/09/11   Iowa Caucuses 2012 Media Resources  [138 Kb]