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A Breakdown of the 2020 Primary Election Results

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The 2020 presidential primaries and caucuses are underway, having kicked off on Feb. 3 with the Iowa caucuses. Since then, primaries and caucuses have been held across the nation as part of the United State’s process of selecting the presidential nominees for each party.

While there are Republican primaries and caucuses, President Donald Trump is the presumed nominee. In fact, seven states have cancelled their GOP primaries altogether.

Therefore, this year, all eyes are on the Democratic primaries and caucuses and the race between the two remaining plausible candidates: Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders. Tulsi Gabbard is also running, but only has two delegates to her name. As of March 18, 2020, Biden has 1,147 and Sanders has 861.

Primaries, generally speaking, are anonymous and use secret ballots, whereas caucuses are held in the open, involve conversation and debate, and require caucus-goers to physically position themselves in groups representing their chosen candidate.

Either way, primaries and caucuses exist to assign delegates to candidates. Delegates represent their state at national party conventions, which is where political parties select the nominee they will unite behind.

To become the presidential nominee, a candidate typically has to win a majority of delegates.

For more coverage of the primaries, read our coverage from TheStreet's Tom Bemis.

Here’s the complete primary and caucus schedule—with results—for 2020:

February 3, 2020

Iowa caucuses - Pete Buttigieg wins, with Bernie Sanders tight on his heels.

February 11, 2020

New Hampshire primaries - Bernie Sanders wins.

February 22, 2020

Nevada Democratic caucuses - Bernie Sanders wins.

February 29, 2020

South Carolina Democratic primary - Joe Biden wins in a landslide.

March 3, 2020

Alabama primaries - Joe Biden wins.

Arkansas primaries - Joe Biden wins.

California primaries - Bernie Sanders wins.

Colorado primaries - Bernie Sanders wins.

Maine primaries - Joe Biden wins.

Massachusetts primaries - Joe Biden wins.

North Carolina primaries - Joe Biden wins.

Oklahoma primaries - Joe Biden wins.

Tennessee primaries - Joe Biden wins.

Texas primaries - Joe Biden wins.

Utah primaries - Bernie Sanders wins.

Vermont primaries - Bernie Sanders wins.

Virginia Democratic primary - Joe Biden wins.

Democrats Abroad primary - Joe Biden wins.

March 10, 2020

Idaho primaries - Joe Biden wins.

Michigan primaries - Joe Biden wins.

Mississippi primaries - Joe Biden wins.

Missouri primaries - Joe Biden wins.

North Dakota Democratic caucuses - Bernie Sanders wins.

Washington primaries - Joe Biden wins.

March 14, 2020

Northern Marianas Democratic convention - Bernie Sanders wins.

March 17, 2020

Arizona Democratic primaries - Joe Biden wins.

Florida primaries - Joe Biden wins.

Illinois primaries - Joe Biden wins.

March 29, 2020

Puerto Rico Democratic primary

April 4, 2020

Alaska Democratic primary

Hawaii Democratic primary

Wyoming Democratic caucus

April 7, 2020

Wisconsin primary

April 28, 2020

Connecticut primary

Delaware primary

New York primary

Pennsylvania primary

Rhode Island primary

May 2, 2020

Guam Democratic caucus

Kansas Democratic primary

May 5, 2020

Indiana primaries

May 12, 2020

Nebraska primary

West Virginia primary

May 19, 2020

Georgia primary

Oregon primary

June 2, 2020

District of Columbia primary

Maryland primary

Montana primary

New Jersey primary

New Mexico primary

Ohio primary

South Dakota primary

June 6, 2020

Virgin Islands Democratic caucus

June 20, 2020

Louisiana primary

June 23, 2020

Kentucky primary

November 3, 2020

Election Day

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