Who pays for primary elections?

Answer Who actually pays varies slightly by jurisdiction, but in general, the voters in a jurisdiction pays for primaries. This is done through an election budget provided for by the law-making body (such... Read More »

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Who pays for the costs of the primary elections?

Who pays for the primary elections depends on what branch of government the election pertains to. If a city holds a primary, that city is expected for pay. In a state primary such as governor, the ... Read More »

Why are primary elections important?

In the U.S. political system, primaries are elections run by the states allowing parties to choose their nominees for various elective offices. This is important because these nominees then represe... Read More »

When are the primary elections in kansas?

In Kansas, primary elections are on Aug. 3. Primary elections are held to determine which candidates will represent their respective political parties in the general election. Candidates who wish t... Read More »

When did the primary elections start?

The very first primary election was held in Minnesota in 1899. It was for a statewide election. In 1901 the first presidential primary election took place in Florida. Not all states in the United S... Read More »