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Election Calendar

The coronavirus pandemic reshaped the 2020 primary season, leading to increased use of mail ballots. Some mail ballots for the general election have already been sent, and early voting starts soon. Find out how to vote in your state.

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President Trump and Joe Biden are scheduled to meet for three debates before the Nov. 3 election.

September

15thTue.

Delaware primaries

29thTue.

First presidential debate

Chris Wallace, anchor of “Fox News Sunday," is set to anchor the first debate, held in Cleveland.

Georgia special House election

Voters in Georgia's 5th District will choose who will fill the seat left vacant by the death of Rep. John Lewis for the remainder of the term.

October

7thWed.

Vice presidential debate

Susan Page, Washington bureau chief of USA Today, is set to moderate the debate between Vice President Pence and Sen. Kamala D. Harris, to be held in Salt Lake City.

15thThu.

Second presidential debate

Steve Scully, political editor of C-SPAN, is set to moderate the second Biden-Trump debate, in Miami.

22ndThu.

Third presidential debate

Kristen Welker, NBC News White House correspondent, is set to moderate the third debate, to be held in Nashville.

November

3rdTue.

2020 general election

24thTue.

Mississippi runoff

Past events

September 2019

12thThu.

Democratic primary debate in Texas

October 2019

15thTue.

Democratic primary debate in Ohio

November 2019

20thWed.

Democratic primary debate in Georgia

December 2019

19thThu.

Democratic primary debate in California

January 2020

14thTue.

Democratic primary debate in Iowa

February 2020

3rdMon.

Iowa presidential caucuses

4thTue.

Maryland's 7th Congressional district special primaries

7thFri.

Democratic primary debate in New Hampshire

11thTue.

New Hampshire presidential primaries

18thTue.

Wisconsin's 7th Congressional district special primaries

19thWed.

Democratic primary debate in Las Vegas

22ndSat.

Nevada Democratic presidential caucuses

25thTue.

Democratic primary debate in South Carolina

29thSat.

South Carolina Democratic presidential primary

March 2020

3rdTue.

Alabama primaries

Presidential, U.S. House and U.S. Senate

American Samoa Democratic presidential caucuses

Arkansas primaries

Presidential, U.S. House and U.S. Senate

California primaries

Presidential and U.S. House

Colorado presidential primaries

Democrats Abroad presidential primary

Maine presidential primaries

Massachusetts presidential primaries

Minnesota presidential primaries

North Carolina primaries

Presidential, U.S. House, U.S. Senate and Governor

Oklahoma presidential primaries

Tennessee presidential primaries

Texas primaries

Presidential, U.S. House and U.S. Senate

Utah presidential primaries

Vermont presidential primaries

Virginia Democratic presidential primary

10thTue.

Democrats Abroad presidential primary

Voting occurs March 3rd through March 10th

Idaho presidential primaries

Michigan presidential primaries

Mississippi primaries

Presidential, U.S. House and U.S. Senate

Missouri presidential primaries

North Dakota Democratic presidential caucuses

Washington presidential primaries

12thThu.

US Virgin Islands Republican presidential caucuses

14thSat.

Guam Republican presidential caucuses

Northern Mariana Islands Democratic presidential caucuses

Wyoming Republican presidential caucuses

15thSun.

Democratic primary debate in Washington, D.C.

17thTue.

Arizona Democratic presidential primary

Florida presidential primaries

Illinois primaries

Presidential, U.S. House and U.S. Senate

18thWed.

American Samoa Republican presidential caucuses

April 2020

7thTue.

Wisconsin presidential primaries

In-person voting was held in Wisconsin, though many polling locations were shut down. The Wisconsin Supreme Court on Monday blocked an executive order from Gov. Tony Evers that suspended in-person voting. Also Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled against a delay in the date by which mail-in ballots must be received to April 13.

10thFri.

Alaska Democratic presidential primary

The deadline for mail-in ballots has been extended to April 10 from March 24, and in-person voting scheduled for April 4 has been canceled.

17thFri.

Wyoming Democratic presidential caucuses

Wyoming has moved to a mail-in caucus. Ballots must be received by April 17. In-person voting was originally scheduled for April 4.

28thTue.

Maryland's 7th Congressional district special general

Mail-in ballots only.

Ohio primaries

The governor canceled in-person voting scheduled for March 17; he originally said the primary would be held June 2, but the legislature settled on April 28. Almost all voting will be by mail, and votes cast before the original date will be counted.

May 2020

2ndSat.

Guam Democratic presidential caucuses

Kansas Democratic presidential primary

Any registered voter can vote by mail via absentee ballot.

12thTue.

California's 25th Congressional district special general

Nebraska primaries

Presidential, U.S. House and U.S. Senate

Wisconsin's 7th Congressional district special general

19thTue.

Idaho primaries

Idaho primaries

U.S. House and U.S. Senate

23rdSat.

Hawaii Democratic presidential primary

June 2020

2ndTue.

Indiana primaries

Presidential, U.S. House and Governor. Moved back from May 5.

Iowa primaries

U.S. House and U.S. Senate. Officials are encouraging Iowans to vote by mail and sending absentee ballot requests to registered voters.

Maryland primaries

Presidential and U.S. House. Moved from April 28. Any registered voter can vote by mail via absentee ballot.

Montana primaries

Presidential, U.S. House, U.S. Senate and Governor. Any registered voter may vote by mail via absentee ballot. All counties are planning on mail-only elections.

New Mexico primaries

Presidential, U.S. House and U.S. Senate. Any registered voter can vote by mail via absentee ballot.

Pennsylvania primaries

Presidential and U.S. House. Moved from April 28.

Rhode Island presidential primaries

Moved back from April 28. Any registered voter can vote by mail via absentee ballot.

South Dakota primaries

Presidential, U.S. House and U.S. Senate. Any registered voter can vote by mail via absentee ballot.

Washington, D.C., primaries

Presidential, delegate to the U.S. House, U.S. senator and D.C. Council

6thSat.

US Virgin Islands Democratic presidential caucuses

7thSun.

Puerto Rico Republican presidential primary

9thTue.

Georgia primaries

Presidential, U.S. House and U.S. Senate. It was originally moved from March 24 to May 19 before being moved again due to the pandemic. No reason is needed to use an absentee ballot to vote by mail, and the secretary of state said he would mail an absentee ballot request form to every registered voter.

Nevada primaries

U.S. House

West Virginia primaries

Presidential, U.S. House, U.S. Senate and Governor. Moved from May 12. An absentee ballot application was sent to all registered West Virginia voters ahead of the election.

23rdTue.

Kentucky primaries

Presidential, U.S. House and U.S. Senate. Moved from May 19.

New York primaries

Virginia primaries

U.S. House and U.S. Senate. Moved from June 9.

30thTue.

Colorado primaries

U.S. House and U.S. Senate

Oklahoma primaries

U.S. House and U.S. Senate

Utah primaries

U.S. House and Governor

July 2020

7thTue.

Delaware primaries

Originally moved to June 2 from April 28 and moved again to July 7.

New Jersey primaries

Presidential, U.S. House and U.S. Senate. Any registered voter can vote by mail via absentee ballot. Moved back from June 2.

11thSat.

Louisiana presidential primaries

Moved from April 4 to June 20 and then back again to July.

12thSun.

Puerto Rico Democratic presidential primary

This contest was initially moved to April 26 from March 29. It was delayed without a date before being rescheduled for July 12.

14thTue.

Alabama runoffs

Runoff for former attorney general and senator Jeff Sessions and former football coach Tommy Tuberville moved back from March 31. Absentee ballots already submitted are still valid, and absentee ballot applications are due by July 9. They must be returned or postmarked by July 13. Voters must be registered by June 19.

Maine primaries

U.S. House and U.S. Senate. Originally scheduled for June 9.

Texas runoffs

August 2020

4thTue.

Arizona primaries

Kansas primaries

Michigan primaries

Missouri primaries

Washington primaries

6thThu.

Tennessee primaries

U.S. House and U.S. Senate

8thSat.

Hawaii primaries

U.S. House

11thTue.

Connecticut primaries

Originally scheduled for April 28 and moved to June 2 before being pushed to Aug. 11.

Georgia runoffs

Runoffs will be held in U.S. House races in which no candidate for their party's nomination reached 50 percent of the vote.

Minnesota primaries

U.S. House and U.S. Senate

Vermont primaries

U.S. House and Governor

Wisconsin primaries

U.S. House

17th – 20th

Democratic National Convention

18thTue.

Alaska primaries

Florida primaries

Wyoming Primaries

24th – 27th

Republican National Convention

25thTue.

Oklahoma Republican primaries

September 2020

1stTue.

Massachusetts primaries

8thTue.

New Hampshire primaries

Rhode Island primaries