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Dem Party to Elect Delegates to State Convention

May 18, 2019

TOWNSEND — Registered Democrats in town will hold a caucus at 10:30 a.m. on June 1 at Town Hall to elect delegates and alternates to the 2019 Massachusetts Democratic State Convention.

This year’s state convention will be held Sept. 14 at the MassMutual Center in Springfield, where thousands of Democrats from across the state will come together to discuss party business and celebrate the party successes as it prepares for upcoming elections.

The caucus is open to all registered and pre-registered Deomcrats in Townsend.

Pre-registered Democrats who will be 16-years-old by May 11, 2019 will be allowed to participate and run as a delegate or alternate.

Townsend can elect three delegates and three alternatives to the convention.

Youth, minorities, people with disabilities, and LGBTQ individuals who are not elected as a delegate or alternate may apply to be an add-on delegate at the caucus or at www.massdems.org .

Those interested in getting involved with the Townsend Democratic Town Committee should contact townsendmass democrats@gmail.com or call 978-335-7079

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