Rhode Island Primary: June 2, 2020
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Rhode Island has semi-closed primaries — Rhode Islanders must register as democrat or undeclared to vote for Bernie!
You must be registered by March 29, 2020.
Not sure if you are registered, or what you're registered as? Check your current registration status online.
Vote on Tuesday, June 2nd, 2020 from 7:00AM – 8:OOPM
12:00pm – 8:00pm – New Shoreham
Rhode Island Secretary of State Nellie M. Gorbea also announced that her office would mail all registered voters “a mail ballot application with a postage-paid return envelope.”
Find your polling place here: http://www.elections.ri.gov/
All voters at the polls must present Photo ID.
No laws require companies to give workers time off to vote. But employers cannot put information in pay envelopes or post information designed to influence employees’ political actions.
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 Rhode Island
Rhode Island has 30 delegates
Superdelegates: Gov. Gina Raimondo, Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, Sen. Jack Reed, Jim Langevin, David Cicilline, Grace Diaz, Edna O’Neill Mattson, Joseph M. McNamara, Joseph R. Paolino Jr.
Primary: April 28, 2020
State Democratic Committee: May 17, 2020
National Convention delegation meeting: June 6, 2020
District Delegates (14)
At Large Delegates (2) At Large Alternate Delegates (2)
PLEO Delegates (3)
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 (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 Rhode Island’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 before June 6, 2020.
If you have questions contact the Rhode Island Democratic Party.
If you have any questions about voting in Rhode Island you may contact your state official elections office or Democratic party.
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