Wednesday February 6, 2013

Democrats will hold a caucus at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 16, in the Community Room at the Town Offices to elect delegates to the Massachusetts Democratic Party’s 2013 Platform Convention. All registered Democrats in West Stockbridge are eligible to participate.

Delegates to the 2013 Massachusetts Democratic Party Platform Convention will debate and adopt a new party platform. The convention will be held Saturday, July 13, at the Tsongas Center at UMASS in Lowell.

Starting this year, the Massachusetts Democratic Party will also hold a Youth Convention for high school organizers.

The local caucus will elect two delegates and one alternate. Delegates will be divided equally between men and women.

Those not elected as delegate and/or alternate, who meet the qualifications, may apply to be add-on delegates in the following categories: youth, minority, and disabled.