Reader Opinion: Caucuses, primary coming up
Precinct Caucuses are Feb. 25.
At the caucuses, you will:
Meet neighbors that share your political beliefs;
Make new friends and get more connected to your community;
Learn how to get active in 2020 campaigns to help elect leaders who share your values;
Meet local elected officials and candidates;
Help shape the your party's platform;
Discuss and debate local, state, and national political issues;
Have an impact on who your party endorses by getting elected as a delegate to future party conventions.
At the caucuses, you won't:
Caucus for a presidential candidate or cast a ballot in the presidential primary.
The Presidential Primary is March 3.
At the primary, you will:
Vote for your preferred candidate in the presidential primary.
At the primary, you won't:
Meet neighbors who share your beliefs, make new friends, and get connected with your community;
See your ideas become part of your party's platform;
Have a say in who the your party endorses in state and federal races;
Learn how to get involved in the 2020 elections to keep help your party;
Meet local candidates and elected officials.
Your voice is important. Attend your caucuses and vote in the primary!