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Texas 2020 Elections

Here's how Texas Democrats dole out their 261 delegates in the presidential primary

Some delegates are selected statewide, others are determined within state Senate districts and others go to members of Congress or national committee members, who can vote for the candidate of their choice.

Texas Democratic Convention at the Alamodome on June 17th, 2016.

Texas 2020 Elections

The last day to register to vote in Texas is Oct. 5. The last day to request a ballot to vote by mail is Oct. 23. Early voting starts on Oct. 13 and ends Oct. 30. Learn more about voting by mail, check out our guide on voting during the pandemic and bookmark your Texas ballot.

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What are the different types of delegates and how are they allocated?

How are the delegates selected?

How does nominating the candidates at the national convention work?

What makes Texas different from other states?

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