More info on 2016 Delegate Selection

County Convention Delegate Selection Process

The purpose of this process is to choose the delegates from our Congressional Distinct 2 that is comprised of seven counties that will go to the DNC convention in Philadelphia.

District 2 will have a total of two females and two males plus one alternate female to be delegates to the DNC convention.

 Important Dates/Deadlines

1)    February 19, 2016 - Democrats wanting to become a Delegate to the Democratic National Convention must submit an application to the Tennessee Democratic Party no later than Noon on Feb 19, 2016.

Applications and instructions can be found at Click on 2016 Convention, then Delegate Application and follow the instructions. 

2)    March 5, 2016 - The Knox County Delegate Convention will be held at West High School. Knox County registered voters will sign a Pledge of Support Form indicating which Democratic Presidential Candidate they are supporting. 

3)    March 19, 2016 – Attendees of the March 5, 2016 Delegate Convention will attend the Congressional District Convention at Bearden High School's Auditorium, located at 8353 Kingston Pike, on March 19, 2016. The delegations for each candidate will elect the Delegates that will go to the DNC convention in Philadelphia. 

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