Archive for the ‘Questions & Answers’ Category

What happens to delegates if candidate drops out?

Tuesday, February 12th, 2008

What happens to the delegate’s vote in the primaries if their candidate drops out of the race; i.e. Romney’s delegates? Can they be recast later for another candidate?

How many delegates needed to get nominated?

Saturday, January 12th, 2008

How many delegates does a republican need to get his party’s presidential nomination and how many does a democrat need to get his party’s nomination?

What’s a Brokered Convention?

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2008

We keep hearing about “brokered conventions”. What are they? How do they happen?

What is a Super Delegate?

Wednesday, December 12th, 2007

What is a Super Delegate?