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When are the 2020 presidential election primaries?


There are nearly two dozen hopefuls running in the 2020 election, each vying to become the next president.And the race to the White House begins sooner than you think.Although the general election is still over a year away, candidates are zig-zagging across the country trying to win the hearts of voters for the primary election, which will determine who will be the Democratic and Republican nominee.The primary election begins early next year, with the start of the Iowa first-in-the-nation caucuses on Feb. 3, 2020.Here are the currently scheduled primary and caucus dates for the 2020 election:FebruaryFebruary 3: Iowa caucusesFebruary 11: New Hampshire primaryFebruary 22: Nevada Democratic caucusesFebruary 29: South Carolina Democratic primaryMarchColorado has not set a date, but it will be in March.Super Tuesday (March 3): Alabama, Arkansas, California, Massachusetts, Minnesota, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont and Virginia primariesDemocrat voters living abroad begin voting on March 3 through March 10.March 7: Louisiana primaryMarch 8: Maine Democratic caucuses and Puerto Rico Republican primaryMarch 10: Hawaii Republican caucuses, North Dakota Democratic “firehouse caucus,” Idaho, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, and Ohio primaries March 17: Arizona, Florida and Illinois primary AprilApril 4: Alaska Democratic caucus and Hawaii Democratic caucusApril 7: Wisconsin primaryApril 28: Connecticut, Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania and Rhode Island primariesMayMay 5: Indiana primaryMay 12: Nebraska Republican primary and West Virginia primaryMay 19: Kentucky and Oregon primariesJuneJune 2: Montana, New Jersey, New Mexico and South Dakota primariesJune 7: Puerto Rico Democratic primaryJune 16: Washington, D.C. Democratic primaryRead or Share this story: https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/2019/05/14/when-are-the-2020-presidential-primaries/1158275001/

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