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Results of the 2020 DPH
Party-run Presidential Primary

Aloha,

We know you have all been awaiting the results of the Party-run Presidential Primary for Hawaiʻi. Using ranked-choice voting this is how the Hawaiʻi Democrats expressed their presidential preference:

Congressional District 1:

Biden – 9,315 / 63.7%

Sanders – 4,716 / 32.3%

Exhausted Ballots – 552 / 3.8%

Spoiled Ballots – 30 / 0.2%

Total Ballots Cast – 14,613

Congressional District 2:

Biden – 11,900 / 58.2%

Sanders – 7,621 / 37.3%

Exhausted Ballots – 872 / 4.3%

Spoiled Ballots – 38 / 0.2%

Total Ballots Cast – 20,431

Statewide Totals:

Biden – 21,215 / 60.5%

Sanders – 12,337 / 35.2%

Exhausted Ballots – 1,424 / 4.1%

Spoiled Ballots – 68 / 0.2%

Total Ballots Cast – 35,044

CD 1 Delegate Allotment:

Biden – 5

Sanders – 2

CD 2 Delegate Allotment:

Biden – 5

Sanders – 3

PLEO Delegate Allotment:

Per DNC Rule 11.c:

Biden – 3

Sanders – 0

Per Biden/Sanders Agreement:

Biden – 2

Sanders – 1

At-large Delegate Allotment:

Per DNC Rule 11.c:

Biden – 6

Sanders – 0

Per Biden/Sanders Agreement:

Biden – 4

Sanders – 2

We thank you all for your patience as we adjusted to all mail balloting when world events made it necessary. Join us as we transition into the next step of our Delegate Selection Plan.

If you would like to run for a position as a National Delegate you will need to fill out:

State Convention Delegates who were elected at the March 4th Precinct Meetings and would like to vote for the District-level Delegates with the same Presidential Preference, you MUST fill out:

State Central Committee Senatorial District Representatives who would like to vote for the PLEO and At-large Delegates with the same Presidential Preference at the SCC Meeting on June 13, 2020, MUST fill out:

All forms are due by May 27, 2020.

I would like to express my gratitude for the PPP Committee and our election vendor Merriman River Group, mahalo to you all for the countless hours and your dedication to the Party and this tremendous undertaking – the first Democratic Party of Hawaiʻi Party-run Presidential Primary.

Mahalo nui,

Kate Stanley
Interim State Chair