TNR Super Tuesday Primer

This winter, the plains of North Dakota are so quiet that you can hear a pin drop. And that’s just the election coverage. Nary a poll--straw or otherwise--has been conducted since October.

Delegates: Democrats: 21, (7 of which are superdelegates); Republicans: 26.

Format: Both state parties use a proportional caucus system.

Democratic Fundraising: Obama: $14,504; Clinton: $4,000.

Republican Fundraising: Paul: $17,246; McCain: 11,936; Huckabee: $6,473; Romney: $5,570.

Get a rundown of other states at play at TNR's Super Tuesday Primer, updated with new states every day leading up to February 5.

By Adam Blinick