The Democratic National Committee Rules and Bylaws Committee recently acted to give the National Convention planners the maximum flexibility to present an interesting and compelling convention, showcasing Joe Biden and our party. The RBC met (by phone) on May 12 and unanimously adopted a resolution (below) stating that the Democratic National Convention Committee has the..
On December 21, 2018, the DNC issued 2020 Democratic National Convention documents, including the Call, Rules, and Regulations (see below). These documents were drafted over 90 hours of public meetings by the Rules and Bylaws Committee (RBC) and its excellent staff. The RBC carefully considered and implemented many of the recommendations of the Unity Reform..
The DNC has issued its draft 2020 National Convention Call, Delegate Selection Plan, and relevant Charter Amendments. The full DNC will vote on these documents at our August 25 DNC meeting in Chicago. I will post a comment on these shortly, but I think that the proposals embody a great set of reforms. They address..
Last week, the Democratic National Committee Rules and Bylaws Committee met to adopt the 2020 Democratic National Convention Call, Delegate Selection Rules, and relevant Charter Amendments. The final drafts will be sent to DNC members who will vote on them at our August 23-25 meeting. I am very happy to see voter protection efforts incorporated..
The Democratic National Committee, the DNC Rules & Bylaws Committee, and the Democratic Party of Virginia Steering and Central Committees are all meeting between March 1-10. Details are below and I will update as I get additional information. Most of the meeting sessions are open to the public. DNC Rules & Bylaws Committee Meeting – March..
The DNC Rules and Bylaws will meet on January 19-20, 2018 to begin consideration of the recommendations of the Unity Reform Commission (below) and conduct other business. The meeting will start at 10:30 am on Friday morning and proceed all day. On Saturday, the meeting will start at 9:30 am and adjourn in the afternoon. ..
Just in time for Christmas (and 9 days in advance of the deadline), here’s the Democratic National Committee Unity Reform Commission Report. The DNC’s Rules & Bylaws Committee will meet on January 19-20, 2018 in Washington DC to begin the process of considering the Report’s recommendations. I am really looking forward to my first meeting..
The Democratic National Committee’s Unity Reform Commission will hold its final scheduled meeting on Friday, December 8, 10 AM – 6 PM EST and Saturday, December 9, 9 AM – 12 PM EST at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel 2660 Woodley Rd NW, Washington, DC 20008. The meeting is open to the public – You can..
In connection with the Democratic National Committee, the DNC’s Unity Reform Commission met in Las Vegas on October 19, 2017. The URC will next meet in Washington DC at the Marriott Wardman Park on December 8 and 9, 2017 and then will prepare its specific recommendations, which will first go the DNC Rules and Bylaws..
The Democratic National Committee held its fall meeting in Las Vegas on October 18-21, 2017. It’s a “New DNC” because: The DNC has new energetic officers in Tom Perez, Keith Ellison and their team of officers and staff; It focuses on local and state elections, and provided invaluable resources in Virginia; The DNC is committed..
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