For a Cinco de Mayo Fundraiser, Social Event and Pizza and Salad Buffet, Thursday, May 5,
Pursuant to Section III A.7 of the Michigan Delegate Selection Plan, a congressional district convention shall convene at 11:00 AM EST in all of Michigan’s fourteen districts on Saturday, May 21st. The purpose of these conventions shall be to elect Delegates and Alternates to represent the district at the 2016 Democratic National Convention.
Article IV Sections B & C of the MDP Rules and the Michigan Delegate Selection Plan stipulate the following qualifications for candidacy and eligibility to vote:
In order to hold Party office or vote at any Convention, Caucus, or meeting at any unit of the Michigan Democratic Party at any level, a person must be a member of the Michigan Democratic Party for at least thirty (30) days prior to that Convention, Caucus, or meeting. A Party member must be a qualified elector in order to vote on nominations for public office.
Precinct Delegates, Democratic elected officials, and Democratic nominees to partisan offices are exempt from the thirty (30) days advance membership requirement. However, Precinct Delegates, Democratic elected officials, and Democratic nominees to partisan office must be member in order to vote and may join the same day as the Convention, Caucus, or meeting.
Candidates for the offices of DNC Delegate or Alternate shall be those individuals whose applications and candidacies have been accepted by the appropriate presidential campaign.
A. Call to Order
B. Appointment fo Convention Officers
C. Credential Report
D. Rules Report
E. Recess to Presidential Caucus
-Election fo DNC Delegates and Alternate
Saturday, May 21st 2016 Spring District Conventions
All conventions will convene at 11:00 AM EST. Registration begins by 9:30 AM EST.
8th Congressional: Hannah Center 819 Abbot Rd. East Lansing, MI 48823
9th Congressional: Plumbers and Pipefitters Local 98 555 Horace Brown Dr. Madison Heights, MI 48071
11th Congressional: Michigan Education Association 2625 East Oakley Park Rd, Suite 200 Commerce Township, MI 48390
14th Congressional: Southfield Parks & Recreation 26000 Evergreen Southfield, MI 48076