Eighteen Democrats and four Republicans will have their names appear on their respective presidential party primary ballots on March 10, 2020, according to the official list released by the Secretary of State on Friday.
Michigan Democratic and Republican party chairs now have until 4 p.m. Tuesday to add other candidates. Candidates have until Dec. 13 to withdraw or change parties. That’s the same deadline for candidates who file nominating petitions to get on the ballot.
The Democrats listed are: U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet (D-Colo.); former Vice President Joe Biden; former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg; U.S. Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.); Montana Gov. Steve Bullock; South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg; former U.S. Housing Secretary Julián Castro; former U.S. Rep. John Delaney (D-Md.); U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D-Hawaii); U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.); U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.); Miramar, Fla., Mayor Wayne Messam; U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.); former U.S. Rep. Joe Sestak (D-Pa.); businessman Tom Steyer; U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.); author Marianne Williamson; and businessman Andrew Yang.
The Republicans are: former U.S. Rep. Mark Sanford (R-S.C.); former Massachusetts Gov. Bill Weld; President Donald Trump; and former U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.).