How to vote for Bernie Sanders in Arizona

Register By

February 18 (Tuesday)

Primary On

March 17 (Tuesday)

Arizona Primary: March 17, 2020

Note: This is for the Presidential Preference Election, which takes place before the primary.

It's still very early in the election season, and dates often change. Please sign up below for Voter Alerts in Arizona and we'll send you an email if the dates change!

Arizona Voter Information

Get Registered

Arizona has closed primaries — Arizonans must register as democrat to vote for Bernie!

Register as a democrat now!

You must be registered by February 18, 2020.

Not sure if you are registered, or what you're registered as? Check your current registration status online.

Go Vote!

Some polling places have been changed, or cut. Find the newest locations and info here: https://recorder.maricopa.gov/pollingplace/

Vote in Arizona on Tuesday, March 17th, 2020 from 7:00AM – 7:00PM.
Find your polling place here: https://voter.azsos.gov/VoterView/PollingPlaceSearch.do

Check out the official 2020 Arizona Elections Calendar here:
https://azsos.gov/elections/elections-calendar-upcoming-events

Call the Arizona HAVA Hotline here: 602-274-6287 or 1-800-927-2260

Id Requirement

If you are voting in person in Arizona, you must present an acceptable form of ID at the time you vote.

Valid Arizona driver’s license
Valid Arizona non-operating identification license
Tribal enrollment card or other form of tribal identification
Valid US federal, state, or local government issued identification
If you don’t have a photo ID with your name and address you have 2 other options.

More info here: https://azsos.gov/elections/voting-election

Voter Workplace Protection

Paid time off required: Worker must get three hours off between work and non-work time.
Not required if employee has three consecutive hours available while polls are open at beginning or end of shift.

Early Voting

Vote Early in Arizona! Arizonans can vote in-person before election day! If you'll be out of town on March 17 or simply find it more convenient, vote early!

Early voting in Arizona begins February 19 and ends on March 17.

Mail-in & In-Person early voting is only in specific locations and during certain times. Check with your local County Election Officials.

College Students

If you are a college student not living in your home state, you can vote for Bernie in either your home state or in the state in which you are attending school!

Military/Overseas Voters

If you are a Military Voter or a US Citizen living abroad, you are able to request a ballot here to vote for Bernie.

Become a Delegate for Bernie

Willing to go the extra mile to help Bernie get elected? We need 2,373 Bernie supporters to become a Delegate, travel to Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and cast their vote for Bernie Sanders at the Democratic National Convention. Interested?

How to become a delegate in Arizona

Arizona has 78 delegates

  • 44 district
  • 14 at large
  • 9 Pledged PLEOs
  • 11 Superdelegates

Superdelegates: Sen. Kyrsten Sinema, Rep. Ruben Gallego, Rep. Raul Grijalva, Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick, Rep. Tom O’Halleran, Rep. Greg Stanton, Douglas Ballard, William Patrick Burns, Adrian Fontes, Luis Alberto Heredia, Ellie Perez, Felecia Rotellini, Sierra Yamanaka

Important dates:

Filing period to become a District Delegate: January 6 – March 3

Primary: March 17, 2020

Congressional District Caucuses: April 18, 2020

State Convention: May 16, 2020

Arizona Delegate Selection Plan

District Delegates:

  • January 6, 2020. Forms are available to file to be a district level delegate.
  • File by March 3, 2020.
  • Send Statement of Candidacy and Pledge of support for Bernie to Arizona Democratic Party, 2910 N Central Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85012.
  • April 18, 2020:Congressional District Caucuses meet in Pima county and Maricopa county to elect delegates according to the results of the primary. Precinct committeepersons and delegate candidates caucus and vote.  Candidates do not have to be present. Participants can use one proxy vote.

At Large Delegates, At Large Alternate Delegates 

  • If you did not get elected as a District delegate you can try to become an At Large Delegate or an Alternate delegate.
  • Before April 24, 2020 file Statement of Candidacy and Pledge of support for Bernie. Arizona Democratic Party located at 2910 N Central Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85012.
  • At-Large and Alternate delegates are elected May 16, 2020 at 12 pm at the State Convention in Phoenix by the State Party Committee.

PLEO Delegates

  • PLEOs are eligible according to the following priority: big city mayors and state-wide elected officials (to be given equal consideration); state legislative leaders, state legislators, and other state, county and local elected officials and party leaders.
  • Pleos are elected May 16, 2020 at 10 am at the State Convention in Phoenix by the State Party Committee.

Standing Committee and Delegation Chair

9 Standing Committee members (3 each on the Credentials, Platform and Rules committees) and the Delegation Chair are elected by a quorum of Arizona’s National Convention Delegates on May 16, 2020. You don’t have to be a delegate or alternate to be elected.

Convention Pages 

Convention Pages (3) are selected by the State Democratic Chair before May 16, 2020.

Presidential Electors

Presidential electors to the Electoral College are selected by the Chairperson of the party and names are filed by March 27, 2020 with the AZ Secretary of State. The names of the individuals are placed on the General Election ballot.

If you have questions contact the Arizona Democratic Party

More Information

If you have any questions about voting in Arizona you may contact your state official elections office or Democratic party.

Join the GOTV Squad

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