Republican Party presidential primaries, 1980 facts for kids
|‹ 1976 1984 ›|
|Republican Party Presidential Primaries, 1980
|January 21 to June 3, 1980|
|Nominee||'Ronald Reagan'||George H. W. Bush||John B. Anderson|
Red indicates a win by Reagan, blue a win by Bush.
Incumbent Republican presidential candidate
Republican presidential candidate-Elect
To Be Determined
The 1980 Republican presidential primaries were the selection process by which voters of the Republican Party chose its nominee for President of the United States in the 1980 U.S. presidential election.
Former California Governor Ronald Reagan was selected as the nominee through a series of primary elections and caucuses which happened in the Republican National Convention held from July 14 to July 17, 1980, in Detroit, Michigan.
Withdrew during primaries
Withdrew before primaries
Declined to run
The following potential candidates declined to run for the Republican nomination in 1980.
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