The 2020 Presidential Election

The 2020 Election Year has begun. Wyoming Rising is committed to helping you understand the election process and the candidates. This page will be continually updated as the year progresses – we hope you will bookmark it and return frequently.

The 2020 Presidential Election

Important Dates:

  • July 13-16, 2020: Democratic National Convention
  • August 24-27, 2020: Republican National Convention
  • October 19, 2020: Last Day To Register To Vote in Park County
    Register at your County Elections Office or Town Hall.  Bring photo ID.
    Elections Office: 1002 Sheridan Avenue, Cody (307) 527-8620
    Powell City Hall: 270 N Clark St., Powell (307) 754-5106
    Meeteetse Town Hall: 910 Park Avenue, Meeteetse (307) 868-2278

    After October 19:
    To register less than 15 days before the election in the Elections Office,  you must also cast your vote at that time. Bring a Photo ID. You may need to wait in line, so please allow extra time.
    – or –
    Register and vote at the Polls on Election Day.  Bring photo ID
    You may need to wait in line so please allow extra time.

  • November 3, 2020: Election Day
    7:00am to 7:00pm Tuesday November 3rd, 2020 – Early voting starts in the Park County Courthouse Sept 18th (45 days before the election)
  • January 20, 2021: Inauguration Day
     

• Democratic Party

The Democratic Party  selected its presidential nominee at the 2020 Democratic National Convention in Milwaukee, Wisconsin in July.

• Republican Party

The Republican Party  selected its presidential nominee at the 2020 Republican National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina in August.

• Third Party Candidates

Resources to learn more:

  • Ballotpedia: Neutral, accurate, and verifiable information on government officials, political issues and public policy, elections, and candidates.
  • Indivisible: The Indivisible Project’s mission is to cultivate a grassroots movement of literally thousands of local Indivisible groups to elect progressive leaders, realize bold progressive policies, rebuild our democracy, and defeat the Trump agenda.
  • Candidates on the issues.  A useful page that includes updates on campaign donations.