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Why is the Democratic convention after State ballot deadlines?

The only honest answer to this question is that it simply wasn't an issue prior to this election cycle. The modern primary and ballot systems are designed around 1940s technology: the printing press ...
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Why was the Democratic National Convention scheduled so late?

The conventions are usually held in late July through early September. Dates from this list Year Convention Date 1996 Aug 26-29 2000 Aug 14-17 2004 July 26-29 2008 Aug 25-28 2012 Sept 4-6 2016 ...
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Why was the Democratic National Convention scheduled so late?

This has happened multiple times before. By the time of a political party's national convention, it is typically well known who that party's candidate will be. The states with arbitrarily early ...
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How is a political party funded? Solely based on donations less than $3300 (maximum allowed)?

Q: How is a political party funded? Donations up to certain limits. Contribution limits for 2023-2024 federal elections                 RecipientDonor Partycommittee:state/district/local Party ...
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