Presidential Primary & Caucus Dates 2008

State primaries vary from state to state. These dates are tentative and subject to change. For update information, go the the Federal Election Commission.


STATE PRIMARY DATE CAUCUS DATE
Alabama

February 5, 2008

n/a

Alaska

n/a

February 5, 2008

American Samoa

n/a

February 23, 2008 (R)
March 10, 2008 (D)

Arizona

February 5, 2008

n/a

Arkansas

February 5, 2008

n/a

California

February 5, 2008

n/a

Colorado

n/a

February 5, 2008

Connecticut

February 5, 2008

n/a

Delaware

February 5, 2008

n/a

D.C.

February 12, 2008

n/a

Florida

January 29, 2008

n/a

Georgia

February 5, 2008

n/a

Guam

n/a

February 16, 2008 (R)
May 3, 2008 (D)

Hawaii

n/a

February 19, 2008 (D)
March 2, 2008 (R)

Idaho

May 27, 2008

February 5, 2008 (D)

Illinois

February 5, 2008

n/a

Indiana

May 6, 2008

n/a

Iowa

n/a

January 3, 2008 (R)
January 3, 2008 (D)

Kansas

n/a

February 5, 2008 (D)
February 9, 2008 (R)

Kentucky

May 20, 2008

n/a

Louisiana

February 9, 2008

n/a

Maine

n/a

February 1, 2008 (R)
February 10, 2008 (D)

Maryland

February 12, 2008

n/a

Massachusetts

March 4, 2008

n/a

Michigan

January 15, 2008

n/a

Minnesota

n/a

February 5, 2008

Mississippi

March 11, 2008

n/a

Missouri

February 5, 2008

n/a

Montana

June 3, 2008

n/a

Nebraska

May 13, 2008

February 9, 2008 (D)

Nevada

n/a

January 19, 2008

New Hampshire

January 8, 2008

n/a

New Jersey

February 5, 2008

n/a

New Mexico

June 3, 2008 (R)

February 5, 2008 (D)

New York

February 5, 2008

n/a

North Carolina

May 6, 2008

n/a

North Dakota

n/a

February 5, 2008

Ohio

March 4, 2008

n/a

Oklahoma

February 5, 2008

n/a

Oregon

May 20, 2008

n/a

Pennsylvania

April 22, 2008

n/a

Puerto Rico

February 24, 2008 (R)
June 1, 2008 (D)

n/a

Rhode Island

March 4, 2008

n/a

South Carolina

January 19, 2008 (R)
January 29, 2008 (D)

n/a

South Dakota

June 3, 2008

n/a

Tennessee

February 5, 2008

n/a

Texas

March 4, 2008

n/a

Utah

February 5, 2008

n/a

Vermont

March 4, 2008

n/a

Virginia

February 12, 2008

n/a

Virgin Islands

n/a

February 9, 2008 (D)
February 23, 2008 (R)

Washington

February 19, 2008

April 28, 2008 (D)

West Virginia

May 13, 2008

n/a

Wisconsin

February 19, 2008

n/a

Wyoming

n/a

January 5, 2008 (R)
March 8, 2008 (D)


Source: Federal Election Commission

Did you know?
Queen Elizabeth sent her first e-mail in 1976.

highlights

10 Nut-Free Lunch Ideas
Packing nut-free school lunches can be tricky! If your child has a nut allergy or his school has banned peanut butter, try these tasty and safe nut-free lunches.

Find Today's Newest & Best Children's Books!
Looking for newly released books for your child? Try our new Book Finder tool to search for new books by age, type, and theme, and create reading lists for kids!

Top 12 Fundraising Ideas
Need some new ideas for raising big money for your child’s school or team? Check out the best school fundraisers, suggested and reviewed by parents like you!

Ready for Kindergarten?
Try our award-winning Kindergarten Readiness app! This easy-to-use checklist comes with games and activities to help your child build essential skills for kindergarten. Download the Kindergarten Readiness app today!

stay connected

Sign up for our free email newsletters and receive the latest advice and information on all things parenting.

Enter your email address to sign up or manage your account.

Facebook icon Facebook icon Follow Us on Pinterest

editor’s picks