Republican Party presidential primaries, 1976
The 1976 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 1976 U.S. presidential election.
|‹ 1972 1980 ›|
|Republican Party Presidential Primaries, 1976
|January 19 to June 8, 1976|
|Nominee||'Gerald Ford'||Ronald Reagan|
Shading indicates level of support; darker colors signify a win by 60% or more, lighter colors show a plurality or bare majority.
To Be Determined
Current President Gerald Ford was selected as the nominee through a series of primary elections and caucuses which was held in the 1976 Republican National Convention. It was held from August 16 to August 19, 1976 in Kansas City, Missouri. The 1976 primary was the first Republican primary to hold primaries in every state, the Democrats held the first nationwide primary in 1972.