Although Media Attention has Focused on the 22 notable Elected Officials and Public Figures who have Declared their Candidacy or Formed an Exploratory Committee to Run for President in 2020.
But the Total Number of Candidates who have Registered to Run is much Higher.
As of April 22nd, 2019, 683 Individuals have Filed with the Federal Election Commission (FEC) to Run for President.
This number includes 229 Democrats, 84 Republicans, 25 Libertarian, and 14 Green Party Candidates who have Registered with the FEC.
These figures represent an Increase of 12 Registered Candidates from the week before.
In 2016, 1,780 Total Candidates filed to Run for President.
20 Democrats and two Republicans have entered the Race or formed a Presidential Exploratory Committee:
Cory Booker (D)
Pete Buttigieg (D)
Julian Castro (D)
John Delaney (D)
Tulsi Gabbard (D)
Kirsten Gillibrand (D)
Mike Gravel (D)
Kamala Harris (D)
John Hickenlooper (D)
Jay Inslee (D)
Amy Klobuchar (D)
Wayne Messam (D)
Seth Moulton (D)
Beto O'Rourke (D)
Tim Ryan (D)
Bernie Sanders (I)
Eric Swalwell (D)
Donald Trump (R)
Elizabeth Warren (D)
Bill Weld (R)
Marianne Williamson (D)
Andrew Yang (D)
CLICK HERE for the Total List. You will have to scroll down to see the list.
The first Two of 12 Democratic Primary Presidential Debates will be held in June and July 2019. NBC News, MSNBC, and Telemundo will host the first Debate and CNN will Host the Second. As of April 2019, No Information has been Released Regarding the Timing of the Republican Primary Debates.
The Democratic National Convention will be held July 13-16, 2020, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The Republican National Convention is scheduled to take place August 24-27, 2020, in Charlotte, North Carolina.
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