2020 Democratic Primary

Democrats Abroad Global Presidential Primary

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  • Primary Voters must meet the following criteria to vote
    • Reside abroad and be a U.S. Citizen
    • Be a member of Democrats Abroad
    • Be 18 as of November 3, 2020
    • Not have voted, or plan to vote, in any other 2020 state presidential primary
  • Democrats Abroad allows same day registration for voters participating in the Global Presidential Primary 
  • Voters may register in-person or by signing up at https://www.democratsabroad.org/join

The Democrats Abroad Global Presidential Primary runs from March 3 to March 10, 2020 at hundreds of voting centers around the world. Democrats Abroad will send delegates to the Democratic National Convention this July who reflect the results of the primary. 

Voters abroad may also vote by downloading a ballot and emailing or postal mailing it to Democrats Abroad from February 18, 2020 through March 10, 2020. All emailed and faxed ballots must be received by March 10th, 2020 at midnight Pacific Time (GMT -7).

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Watch the June Debate with Dems Abroad!

The first Democratic presidential primary debate will take place June 26 and 27, and Americans will be tuning in from around the world, both live and in the days following the debate. We have more than 50 events lined up, so come join one of our watch parties!

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Democrats Abroad Calls on Americans Abroad To Participate in the 2020 Presidential Primary

Democrats Abroad, the largest organization for Americans living overseas and the official Democratic Party arm for the millions of Americans living outside the United States, today announced the adoption of its 2020 Delegate Selection Plan.

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Democrats Abroad 2020 Delegate Selection Plan Submission

The DPCA Executive Committee approved the 2020 Delegate Selection Plan (DSP) unanimously on April 12, 2019 and received a written consent from 96% of DPCA members. The final version submitted to the DNC Rules and Bylaws Committee is below:



Statement on 2020 Democratic Presidential Primary Candidates

As an official state party recognized by the Democratic National Committee, and as the largest organization for Americans outside the US, Democrats Abroad takes our role very seriously when it comes to supporting the rights of all Americans to participate in fair and free elections, wherever they live.

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2020 Delegate Selection Plan Open for Public Comment Period

Democrats Abroad's 2020 Delegate Selection Plan is now online a public commenting period. 

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