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Record 1 2011-05-16

English

Subject field(s)
  • Electoral Systems and Political Parties
DEF

A state political leader whose name is placed in nomination for the Presidency at a national nominating convention by members of his state's delegation.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Systèmes électoraux et partis politiques
DEF

Candidat à la présidence des États-Unis soutenu de façon officielle par les membres de son parti dans son État.

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Sistemas electorales y partidos políticos
CONT

¿Qué son las primarias? Desde enero de cada año electoral, los votantes de cada estado nominan a su candidato favorito entre los que se presentan para luchar por las presidenciales en noviembre. Eligen uno aunque votan por delegados que los representarán en una convención nacional en verano, cuando lo nombran de forma oficial.

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