Presidential Elections- 2020

Why the Presidential Elections Matter

The President of the United States has many powerful responsibilities such as deciding how the laws of our country are to be enforced and choosing officials to help run the Executive Branch. Voting is an important way to voice support or dissent to the issues you care about ie healthcare, criminal justice, or minimum wage.  Your vote will helps ensure we have a president that you think can best enact the changes you want to see.

Important Election Dates

The elections for the next president of the United States will be held on November 3, 2020. Click here for the 2020 presidential primary schedule. Please note, the primary dates are subject to change as states and parties make their final decisions regarding which day to hold their primary or caucus contests. The first two of 12 Democratic primary presidential debates will be held in June and July. NBC News, MSNBC, and Telemundo will host the first debate and CNN will host the second. The dates for any Republican debates are to be determined. The Democratic National Convention will be held July 13-16, 2020, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The Republican National Convention will take place August 24-27, 2020, in Charlotte, North Carolina. Below is a list of the 2020 Presidential candidates linked to their websites.

Democratic Candidates

Republican Candidates

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