How to vote for Bernie Sanders in Montana

Register By

May 4 (Monday)

Same-Day Registration Montana has Same-Day Registration on June 2

Primary On

June 2 (Tuesday)

Montana Primary: June 2, 2020

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

Montana Voter Information

Get Registered

Good news! Because Montana has open primaries, you can vote for Bernie regardless of your registered party. If you want to vote for Bernie, get registered to vote!

Montana does not have online registration, but you can fill out a registration form to print and mail in.

Get registered to vote now!

Montana has Same-Day Registration which allows you to register to vote at the primaries on June 2, 2020

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

Go Vote!

Vote on Tuesday, June 2, 2020 from 7:00am – 8:00pm.

Find your polling place here: https://app.mt.gov/voterinfo/
or here:

Polling Place Excel

Late registration starts May 5th, and ends on the day of the primary, June 2nd.

Check out the official Montana 2020 Elections Calendar here:

https://sosmt.gov/wp-content/uploads/2020-Election-Calendar.pdf

If you have more questions call the Secretary of State’s toll free voter hotline at

888-884-VOTE (8683)

Id Requirement

When voting at the polls, a current photo ID showing the elector’s name; or a current utility bill, bank statement, paycheck, voter registration confirmation, government check or other government document showing the elector’s current name and current address must be presented. For more detailed info click here.

Voter Workplace Protection

No laws require companies to give workers time off to vote.

Early Voting

Vote Early in Montana! Montanans can vote in-person before election day! If you'll be out of town on June 2 or simply find it more convenient, vote early!

Early voting in Montana begins May 4 and ends on June 2.

Absentee ballots should be mailed to you by May 8th.

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 Montana

Montana has 25 delegates 

  • 13 district
  • 4 at large
  • 2 Pledged PLEOs
  • 6 Superdelegates

Superdelegates: Gov. Steve Bullock, Sen. Jon Tester, Bryce Bennett, Jean Lemire Dahlman, Jorge Quintana, Mary Sexton

Important dates:

Primary: June 2, 2020

County Caucuses: June 4, 2020

Filing deadline to become a District Delegate: June 5, 2020

State Convention: June 6, 2020

Montana Delegate Selection Plan

District Delegates (11) 

  • Make sure you are a registered Democrat
  • Determine the congressional district where you are registered
  • Start organizing your friends and supporters to vote for you.
  • File a Statement of Candidacy and Pledge of Support by check date June 5, 2020 by mail:  Montana Democratic Party, PO Box 802, Helena, MT 59624, by hand: 303 N. Ewing, Helena, MT 5960, by email: [email protected]
  • Show up with your supporters to vote in the check date June 6, 2020 your County caucus. All Democratic voters are eligible to attend the caucus in their county to vote for the District Delegate candidates that filed by June 5, 2020.
  • Check this June 4, 2020: County Caucuses meet to elect delegates to the State Convention according to the results of the primary.

At Large Delegates (3) At Large Alternate Delegates (2)

  • If you did not get elected as a District delegate you can try to become an At Large Delegate or an Alternate delegate.
  • File a Statement of Candidacy and Pledge of Support by June 6, 2020 by mail:  Montana Democratic Party, PO Box 802, Helena, MT 59624, by hand: 303 N. Ewing, Helena, MT 5960, by email: [email protected]
  • At-Large and Alternate delegates are elected by Montana’s National Convention Delegates at the June 6, 2020 State Convention

PLEO Delegates (2)

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.

  • File a Statement of Candidacy and Pledge of Support by June 6, 2020 by mail:  Montana Democratic Party, PO Box 802, Helena, MT 59624, by hand: 303 N. Ewing, Helena, MT 5960, by email: [email protected]
  • PLEO delegates are elected by Montana’s National Convention Delegates at the June 6, 2020 State Convention

Standing Committee (3) and Delegation Chair

3 Standing Committee members (1 each on the Credentials, Platform and Rules committees) and the Delegation Chair are elected by a quorum of Montana’s National Convention Delegates on June 6, 2020. You don’t have to be a delegate or alternate to be elected.

Convention Pages (2)

Convention Pages are selected by the State Democratic Chair on June 6, 2020.

If you have questions contact the Montana Democratic Party.

More Information

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

Join the GOTV Squad

"I've said it since day one: I can't do it alone." - Bernie Sanders

This grassroots campaign depends on grassroots supporters like you!

Everyone should sign up and volunteer for the official Sanders 2020 campaign, of course.

If you are passionate about Getting Out The Vote like we are, you should also join the GOTV Squad

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Donate

Bernie continues to fund his campaign from small donations from people like us. Show your support by donating to the campaign!

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