Dear Delegate for the El Paso County Democratic Party Assembly Saturday, March 31th is our El Paso County Assembly on the UCCS Campus in the Gallogy Events Center for speakers and delegates and Berger Hall for candidate tables.at 1420 Austin Bluffs. Colorado Springs CO 80918 . Parking is free. Come in to our office at 332 W. Bijou to preregister for the Assembly starting Thursday the 29th and Friday the 30. You will still need to sign in at the assembly on Saturday. Timeline
7:45-8:45 Check in For delegates / A separate table will be provided if you pre- checked in 9:00 - Gavel 11:15- 12:15 Lunch can be purchased at Cafe 65 on Campus. There is not enough time to leave campus for lunch 12:15 Second Gavel 4:00- Final order of Business for the day
Business At the Assembly
Governor Candidates will speak and be voted on and delegates will be apportioned
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Attorney General, State Treasurer, CU Regent, Secretary of State candidates will speak.
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House District , Senate and County Commission Candidates will be nominated, Seconded and Voted on in Break out sessions
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Seconded and Voted on Full County sessions
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We still need candidates in HD 15 and HD 19 / SD2 (which will be determined at the state Assembly because it is in multiple counties) County Seats : COunty Comissioner District 1/ County Clerk/ Assessor/ Treasurer/ Sheriff/ Coroner/ Surveyor (Please consider running for office- your run will help deliver returns at the state level - we need 30% in El Paso County to win state Elections)- You can be nominated from the floor/ seconded and voted upon.
County Platform Issues brought to caucus will be voted on.
We must protect our democracy , So much work has been done to get us where we are today and we can’t take that for granted. There are several ways you can participate in the assembly on Saturday the 31st and join us in the Democratic process: Email us to:
Volunteer to join one of our steering committees
Volunteer to help at our county convention
Sign up to have a table at our convention
The County Convention is the first step towards participation in the CD5 Assembly held in Broomfield on April 13th where we will choose our candidate for CD5 and our CD5 University of Colorado Regent or The Colorado State Democratic Convention in also in Broomfield at the First bank Event center on April 14 where we will choose our Governor candidates for the ballot, our AG/ Treasurer/ Secretary of State and CU Regent at Large Candidates. The Democratic Process gives us a unique opportunity to shape the direction of the Party. It is a privilege and a pleasure to participate in shaping your Democratic Party, thank you for taking a day to help us decide who you want your democratic Party to be and who you want to represent us. I hope to see you on Saturday the 31st! Sincerely, Electra Johnson Chair El Paso County Democratic Party General Information : UCCS is a green campus and they do not sell bottled water, you may bring your own refillable water bottle or purchase an El Paso County Democratic Party Aluminum Refillable bottle for $10. We will also have T Shirts for sale for $18 to help us fund your County Assembly.