Proposed Agenda

 

2016 DFL STATE CONVENTION

Friday, June 3

Vendor Set-Up – 2:00pm-5:00pm

Registration open 4:00pm-6:00pm

Nominations Committee – 5:00pm-10:00pm

Saturday, June 4

Registration open 7:00am to adjournment

Trainings from 7:45am-8:45am

  • Session A – Convention Delegate 101
  • Session B – Discussion of Amendments to DFL Constitution

Call to Order (time certain 9:00am)

Flag Ceremony

National Anthem

Pledge of Allegiance

Welcome speeches

Affirmative Action Outreach & Inclusion Statement

Election of Convention Co-Chairs

Credentials Report I: Resolution of credentials challenges

Credentials Report II: Upgrading of Alternates

Rules Committee Report: Adoption of agenda and permanent rules

Guest Speakers – TBD (throughout day)

Platform Committee Report I

  • Platform Ballot Distribution

Democratic National Committee Members Elections

*Nominations Committee Report I on 4 DNC Members

Election of 4 DNC Members

Democratic National Convention Delegates & Alternates Elections (not earlier than 11:30am)

Election of 10 PLEO (Party Leader & Elected Official) Delegates

Election of 17 At-Large Delegates

Election of 6 Alternates

Break for Lunch

*Platform Committee Report II

  • Special Consideration Period

Constitution Committee Report

(Platform balloting concludes at 3:00pm)

Presidential Electors Elections

*Nominations Committee Report II on 2 Presidential Electors

Election of 2 Presidential Electors

State Directors Elections

*Nominations Committee Report III on 16 Directors

Election of 16 State Directors

Other Business

Adjournment

 

*NOTE: Consideration of committee reports, consideration of resolutions, and brief greetings by party and elected dignitaries may occur throughout the day during balloting or other lulls in convention business at the discretion of the chair.