WHARTON County Democratic Convention will be held on Saturday, March 19, 2016 at Wharton County Library 1920 N. Fulton Street Wharton, Texas 77488 9:30 a.m. The conventions will be open to any qualified voter who registered to vote at least 30 days prior to the convention and who signs an oath of affiliation with the Democratic Party. Because of the changes to the election schedule the Texas Convention and Delegate Selection process this year will skip precinct conventions and begin at County/Senatorial District conventions.
“We encourage all Democrats of WHARTON County to attend the Democratic Convention and make their voice heard,” said, Linda Baca, “Individuals who want to represent our area as delegates to the Texas Democratic Party State Convention should attend.”
The delegates and alternates elected at the County/Senate District Convention then go to the State Convention. The State Convention will be held on Thursday 16 June -Saturday 18 June 2016, San Antonio, Texas. Delegates and alternates elected at the State Convention will go to the Democratic National Convention is July 25–28, 2016, at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, with some events at the Pennsylvania Convention Center,
“As one of the largest and most diverse delegations in the country, the TDP will make certain that all voices of our broad constituency are heard at our National Convention,” said TDP Chair Gilberto Hinojosa.
Linda Baca announced and asked for VOTES and SUPPORT in the MAY 7, 2016 School Election. "I am running for Position 2 for Trustee at the Wharton County Junior College. Thank you, and thank you for your support in the Democratic Primary."
Don’t forget the County Convention on MARCH 19TH AT THE WHARTON LIBRARY. We have been allocated 4 delegates to the State Convention. However, all are welcomed to attend the convention in San Antonio.
Early voting for both the Democratic and Republican primaries will be between Feb 16 & Feb 26, 2016. Registered Wharton County voters can vote at either the Wharton Civic Center or the El Campo Library. See this page for more information on early and election day primary voting including more details on rooms, days and times. (Be just a little patient to let the information to fully load.)