2024 Democratic National Convention

Apr 9, 2024

The 2024 Democratic National Convention will be held in Chicago, Illinois on August 19-22, 2024. The convention is a major event in the life of a political party, and convention delegates are at the heart of all decisions made. In addition to voting for the party’s presidential and vice presidential nominees, delegates to the Democratic National Convention have an opportunity to vote on the party’s platform and resolutions, as well as the rules that govern the party. For more information or to sign up for updates from the national party and convention committee, please visit: democrats.org or chicago2024.com

Quick Facts

  • Wisconsin will elect a total of 95 delegates and 7 alternates for the 2024 convention
  • There are four different delegate types: District-Level [54 total delegates], Pledged Party Leader and Elected Officials (PLEO) [10 total delegates], At-Large [18 delegates and 7 alternates], and Automatic [13 total delegates].
  • In addition, Wisconsin will select 3 members to serve on each of the convention’s three standing committees: Credentials, Platform, and Rules
  • In order to run as a delegate, you must be 18 years old on or before November 5, 2024, be a resident of Wisconsin, a U.S. citizen, and be a registered voter in the district in which you are running.

Important Dates

  • April 19th: Statement of candidacy forms are due by 5:00 pm CST for anyone wishing
    to run as a District-Level delegate
  • April 28th: County Caucuses
  • May 19th: Congressional District Caucuses
  • August 19-22: Democratic National Convention in Chicago, IL

County Caucuses

The first-tier (County) caucus for selection of district-level delegates will be on Sunday, April 28, 2024. Registration starts at 1:00 pm and the caucuses begin at 2:00 p.m. The Chippewa County Caucus will be held at the Chippewa County Democratic Party Office at 103 N. Bridge Street, Suite 310 in Chippewa Falls, WI 54729.

Chippewa County can elect 14 Delegates to the 3rd CD Caucus and 10 Delegates to the 7th CD Caucus.

Those who wish to be Delegates to the DNC National Convention must first be elected at the County Caucus level on April 28. Your presence at the caucus is required. To be a Delegate you must submit a Statement of Candidacy Form by 5:00 pm on April 19, 2024.

You can find the Statement of Candidacy form here.

Forms may be completed online, and submitted via email or printed out and mailed to the address listed on the form
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Virtual Delegate Trainings: April 15th at 5:30pm: Sign up here
For more detailed information go here.