2012 Caucuses and Conventions
The 2012 Caucuses and Conventions are your way of becoming a delegate to the 2012 Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, choosing a nominee for President, shaping our Party platform, and getting involved with the Party for 2012.
For information about the 2012 Caucuses and Conventions, refer to the table and infographic below.
To read a Caucuses and Conventions FAQ, click here.
|Precinct Caucus||Select the Democratic Presidential nominee, elect delegates and alternates to the Legislative District Caucses and County Convention||Sunday, April 15th, 1:00pm||Click here|
|Legislative District Caucus||Elect delegates and alternates to the Congressional District Caucuses and State Convention||Generally Saturday, April 28th, 10:00 am, although start time varies||Click here|
|County Convention||Address resolutions, adopt a County Platform||Generally Sunday, April 29th, 10:00 am, although date and time vary.||Click here|
|Congressional District Caucus||Elect delegates and alternates to the National Convention, elect presidential electors and alternates||Sunday, May 20th, time TBD||Click here|
|State Convention||Elect delegates and alternates to the National Convention, elect presidential electors, elect 13 Pledged Party Leaders and Elected Officials (PLEOs), address resolutions, adopt a State Party Platform||Friday, June 1st through Sunday, June 3rd||Seattle, click here for more information|
|National Convention||Nominate the candidates for President and Vice President, adopt a Party Platform||Monday, September 3rd through Thursday, September 6th||Charlotte, North Carolina|