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United States presidential election, 2020
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United States presidential election, 2020

The electoral map for the 2020 election, based on populations from the 2010 census

The United States presidential election of 2020 will be held on November 3, 2020. Voters will either re-elect the 45th President of the United States or elect the 46th present. The series of presidential primary elections and caucuses are likely to be held during the first six months of 2020. Donald Trump win in 2016, he said they will run re-election in 2020.

Background

The 2020 U.S. presidential election will be the first time all members of the millennial generation will be able to vote. The age group of what will then be persons in the 18 to 45-year-old area will represent 40 percent of the United States' eligible voters in 2020. It has also been estimated that 15 percent of eligible voters in the 2020 U.S. presidential election will be Hispanic.

Republican Party

See also: Republican Party (United States)

Presumptive incumbents

President Prior positions State Vice President Prior positions State Notes
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Donald Trump
Chairman of The Trump Organization, 1971–present  New York Mike Pence by Gage Skidmore 6.jpg
Mike Pence
Governor of Indiana, 2013–present
U.S. Representative, 2001–2013
 Indiana President-Elect Trump will be 74 and Vice President-Elect Pence will be 61 on Election Day

Potential candidates

Should Donald Trump not seek a second term or face primary opposition, the following have been mentioned as potential candidates:

Declined candidates

Potential convention sites

National polling

Poll source Sample size Date(s) Margin of Error Tom Cotton Ted Cruz John Kasich Mike Pence Marco Rubio Paul Ryan Donald Trump Others Don't Know
Politico/Morning Consult 1,989 October 5–6, 2016 ± 2% 1% 10% 11% 13% 8% 11% 7% 4% 34%

Democratic Party

See also: Democratic Party (United States)

Candidates who have publicly expressed interest

Speculative candidates

Declined candidates

Potential convention sites

National polling

National polling

Poll source Sample size Date(s) Margin of Error Cory Booker Andrew Cuomo Tim Kaine Elizabeth Warren Joe Biden Sherrod Brown Julian Castro Al Franken Kirsten Gillibrand Bernie Sanders Others Don't Know
Politico/Morning Consult 1,989 October 5–6, 2016 ± 2% 5% 6% 10% 16% - - - - - - 8% 54%
Public Policy Polling 400 December 6-7, 2016 ± 4.9% 4% 2% - 16% 31% 2% 0% 3% 3% 24% - 14%

Libertarian Party

Declared candidates

Name Current or previous positions State Announced Ref
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Adam Kokesh
Talk show host Flag of Arizona.svg
Arizona
July 22, 2013

Potential candidates

Declined candidates

Green Party

Speculative candidates

Independents/No Party Affiliation Specified

Declared

Name Born Current or previous positions State Announced Ref Notes
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Dan Rattiner
01939 1939
(age 77)
New York City, New York
Journalist Flag of New York.svg
New York
April 24, 2015

Declined candidates

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