Supplemental certificates of nomination. (a) Whenever it shall be determined, subsequent to the dates specified in § 3303 of this title, that a duly nominated candidate will be unable to serve if elected because of death, physical, mental or other incapacity, the state, county or city (if a municipality holds its election at the time of the general election) committee shall convene within 24 hours of said determination to authorize the filing of a supplemental certificate of nomination for a substitute candidate, or to decline to issue such a certificate. However, in the case of the death of a candidate, said committee may convene within a reasonable period of time sufficient to have the new candidate’s name placed on the ballot, but in no case later than 5 days from the date of death. (b) Such certificate, if issued, shall be delivered to the officer or officers to whom the original certificate was submitted no later than 12:00 noon of the day following that meeting at which the certificate was authorized. However, if said meeting shall occur within 5 days of the day of election, the certificate shall be delivered immediatelyI am not saying that E Bidenweiser is a dead duck. But if EB is interested in the movement and not just in EB then he should step aside and do so quickly so that there will be one more conservative vote in Dover.
If the rumor about E. Bodenweiser is true, and he is bowing out of the race for the State Senate, than it is quite possible for the Republican party to replace Bodenweiser on the Republican position on the ballot. The real problem, on an administrative basis, is that Absentee Ballots have already been sent out and in some cases they have been returned. With all of that being said, if the Bodenweiser campaign is seriously compromised than it would be in the best interest of all conservatives for Boenweiser to bow out. Delaware Election Law allows for such an action. Title 15 subsection § 3306 States this: