2016 Presidential Primary Candidates
Here is the list of presidential primary candidates presented to the State Election Commission on Tuesday, December 1, 2015 by Secretary of State Tre Hargett. According to Tenn. Code Ann. §2-5-205, the secretary of state provides a list of candidates determined to be generally advocated or recognized as candidates in national news media throughout the United States. Please note this does not include candidates who submit petitions signed by at least 2,500 registered voters to the State Election Commission and the Division of Elections by noon CST on Tuesday, December 1, 2015. All candidates for the presidential preference primary will be certified by Secretary Hargett on Thursday, December 17, 2015.
2016 Presidential Delegate Candidates
Here is the most current list of presidential delegate candidates. Names on this list have had petitions issued or received by the Division of Elections. Please note candidates are not considered qualified until the division receives a letter from a presidential campaign identifying a presidential delegate.