The Clay County Organizing Unit Convention will be held on Saturday, March 21, from noon until 4:00pm, at the Hawley High School Auditorium, though we will probably end sooner. Registration begins at noon. The tasks at the County Convention can include the following:
To endorse candidates for State Senate and House
To conduct local party unit business
To present and consider platform resolutions
To vote on changes to the County Constitution & Bylaws
To Elect Delegates to Congressional and State Conventions
At the County Convention, Delegates and Alternates are elected to be on the State Central Committee for the next two years. They are the people who attend the State Convention. There, they have the opportunity to become a National Delegate to the Democratic National Convention in Milwaukee, July 2020, to vote for the Democratic presidential candidate.