Monday, March 7th, 2016

At-Large and PLEO Delegate Qualifying Open Until March 29

Alabama Democrats interested in running as an At-Large Delegate (or Alternate) and/or Pledged Party Leader and Elected Official (PLEO) Delegate may qualify by submitting a Statement of Candidacy with the Alabama Democratic Party by 5:00 p.m. on March 29, 2016.

Eleven At-Large delegates, seven pledged PLEO delegates and four alternates will be selected at a meeting of the State Democratic Executive Committee on April 2, 2016. The SDEC meeting will be held at the Crump Senior Center, 1751 Congressman W.L. Dickinson Dr, Montgomery, AL 36109 and will begin at 11:00 a.m. Convention delegates will meet at the Crump Center immediately after the SDEC meeting.

Delegate candidates who previously submitted statements of candidacy do not have to resubmit the form unless they did not indicate that they wanted to be considered for At-Large and/or PLEO, or if they wish to change the presidential candidate that they are pledged to.

The Democratic Party seeks a diverse group of candidates in gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, age, occupation, etc.

Statements of candidacy (with signed pledges of presidential candidate support) may be submitted in person or mailed to the Party office in Montgomery:

Alabama Democratic Party
501 Adams Ave
Montgomery, AL 36104

PDF download:  Statement of Candidacy and Pledge of Support