Georgia Primary: May 15, 2020
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Good news! Because Georgia has open primaries, you can vote for Bernie regardless of your registered party. If you want to vote for Bernie, get registered to vote!
You must be registered by February 24, 2020.
Not sure if you are registered, or what you're registered as? Check your current registration status online.
Georgia’s March 24th primary will now be held on May 19th due to the coronavirus. Early voting has also been halted for now.
Vote on Friday, May 15th, 2020 from 7:00AM – 7:00PM, find your polling places here: https://www.mvp.sos.ga.gov/MVP/mvp.do
Check out the official 2020 election calendar here: https://sos.ga.gov/admin/files/2020_Short_Calendar.pdf
Check out the official Georgia Voter Guide here: https://sos.ga.gov/admin/uploads/Voting_3_panel_for_website1.pdf
If you need more help call the Official Georgia Election Voter Hotline at:
Georgia law (O.C.G.A § 21-2-417) requires Georgia residents to show photo identification when voting in person. More info here: https://sos.ga.gov/index.php/elections/georgia_voter_identification_requirements2
Time off required: as much as necessary, up to two hours, paid. No notice needed.
Vote Early in Georgia! Georgians can vote in-person before election day! If you'll be out of town on May 15 or simply find it more convenient, vote early!
Early voting in Georgia begins March 2 and ends on March 21.
Select your county from this page for early voting times and locations near you.
You can request an absentee ballot 180 days before the election, which would be: 9/26/19.
Early voting starts the 4th monday prior to the election, and ends the friday before election. Which would be 3/2/2020 – 3/21/2020
More info on absentee here: https://sos.ga.gov/index.php/Elections/absentee_voting_in_georgia
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!
If you are a Military Voter or a US Citizen living abroad, you are able to request a ballot here to vote 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 Georgia
Georgia has 120 delegates
Superdelegates: Rep. Sanford D. Bishop Jr., Rep. Hank Johnson, Rep. John Lewis, Rep. Lucy McBath, Rep. David Scott, Jimmy Carter, Wendy Davis, Louis Elrod, Daniel J. Halpern, Sheikh M. Rahman, Richard A. Ray, Sally S. Rosser, Pamela Stephenson, Ted Terry, Nikema Williams
Primary: March 24, 2020
Filing Date to Apply to become a District Delegate: March 30, 2020
Congressional District Caucuses: April 11, 2020
District Delegates Elect PLEO in Macon, Dublin, or Milledgeville. April 25, 2020
State Committee Meeting: May 16, 2020
Meeting to elect the standing committee members and delegation chair: May 23, 2020
District Delegates (68)
At Large Delegates (23) At Large Alternate Delegates (9)
PLEO Delegates (14)
You have to be eligible to be a PLEO delegate. 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. Help Bernie by encouraging qualified Bernie supporting people to file to become PLEO delegates.
Standing Committee (12) and Delegation Chair
12 Standing Committee members (4 each on the Credentials, Platform and Rules committees) and the Delegation Chair are elected by a quorum of Georgia’s National Convention Delegates on May 23, 2020. You don’t have to be a delegate or alternate to be elected.
Convention Pages (3)
Convention Pages are selected by the State Democratic Chair before May 23, 2020.
If you have questions contact the Georgia Democratic Party.
If you have any questions about voting in Georgia you may contact your state official elections office or Democratic party.
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