McKinley County Democratic Party Officers Elections will be held on Saturday, March 30th at 11.00am at Veterans Hall, 908 E Buena Vista Ave, Gallup, NM 87301. Doors open at 9:00am and registration closes at 10:00am.
Schedule: (details follow)
9:00am Doors open
10:00am Registration closes
11:00am Elections will be conducted in this order:
- Ward Chair Elections for each of the six wards
- Precinct Chair Elections for each of the 62 Precincts
- Additionally Allocated County Central Committee Members per Precinct
- County Chair and Vice Chair
- State Central Committee Members
At 11:00am we will separate ourselves according to our Wards. In our six Ward groups, we will elect new Ward Chairs (1 chair per Ward). Democrats registered in the Ward can vote for a new Ward Chair for their Ward and their Ward only.
Next, we will re-group into groups according to our precincts. We will hold elections for the Precinct Chairs and Additionally Allocated Country Central Committee Members per Precinct. These elections are held by Precinct. Democrats registered in the Precinct can vote for a new Precinct Chair for their Precinct and their Precinct only. Only Democrats registered in the Precinct can elect any Additionally Allocated County Central Committee Members per Precinct for their Precinct only. (To find out what the allocation is for your Precinct you can check this file).
The newly elected 6 Ward Chairs, 62 Precinct Chairs, 92 Additionally Allocated County Central Committee Members together with the current County Chair and Vice Chair comprise the new McKinley County Central Committee (CCC). They will vote for the new County Chair, new County Vice Chair, and new State Central Committee Members (SCC).
If you are NOT a County Central Committee Member you can NOT vote in the elections for Chair, Vice Chair, or SCC Members. You CAN however run for Chair, Vice Chair or SCC member without being a CCC Member.