Oakland 8th District Convention

Saturday, January 28, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Our meeting will be in the James Ingram Room in the Adult section of the library.
We will elect members to three MDP State Convention committees and receive/approve any resolutions to forward to the Resolutions Committee. In order to vote, you must be a member of the Michigan Democratic Party for 30 days prior to this convention, unless you were elected Precinct Delegate in August, 2016 - in that case you can join the MDP as late as the day of the convention.

Any new business, or good and welfare.

Committee meetings 
Rules date: Tuesday, January 31, 2017 7 PM
place: Hart Kennedy House Lansing, MI
Allocations members Male Oakland Female Ingham
alternate Male Ingham Female Livingston

The Committee shall meet at the call of the Chair of the Michigan Democratic Party at the convention if necessary.
Allocations members Male Ingham Female Livingston
alternate Male Oakland Female Ingham

There will be a meeting. Information was not included in the call. Motion was made at the state central meeting on Saturday to amend the call to included resolutions.

Allocations member Male Ingham Female Ingham
alternate Male Livingston Female Oakland

MDP State Convention

Saturday, August 27, 2016 - 9:00am to 8:00pm

The Democratic Electors of the State of Michigan are hereby notified that, by direction of the Democratic State Central Committee, the Fall State Convention shall convene on Saturday, August 27, 2016 in Lansing. In order to vote at the State Convention, a person other than a precinct delegate, Democratic elected official, or Democratic nominee to partisan office must be a member of the Michigan Democratic Party at least thirty (30) days prior to August 27, 2016 or by July 29, 2016. Hand-delivered membership applications must be delivered to Hart-Kennedy (606 Townsend St., Lansing MI 48933) by 5:00pm on July 29, 2016. Applications submitted online must be submitted by 11:59pm on July 29, 2016. Membership applications submitted by USPS must be postmarked no later than July 29, 2016. Membership applications may not be submitted by Fax. Persons whose memberships are current as of July 29, 2016 but which expire before August 27, 2016 are eligible to vote if they renew on or before August 27, 2016. Precinct delegates, Democratic elected officials, and Democratic nominees to partisan office must be members of the Michigan Democratic Party on August 27, 2016 and may become members that day when they register at State Convention.



2:00 p.m. - LUNCH BREAK


8th Lansing Center Ballrooms 2 & 4

9th Lansing Center Rooms 101 & 102

11th Lansing Center Rooms 203 & 204

14th Lansing Center Ballrooms 6 & 8


4:30 p.m. CONVENTION CONVENES Lansing Center CONVENTION SCHEDULE  Credential Committee Report  Rules Committee Report  Election of Convention Officers  Adoption of 2016 State Party Platform and Resolutions  Nomination of Candidates for State Supreme Court  Nomination of Candidates for State Board of Education  Nomination of Candidates for State University Boards  Selection of Michigan Presidential Electors


8:00 p.m.* CONVENTION ADJOURNS *Adjournment time is tentative & subject to change 8:01 p.m State Central Committee meets to canvass and ratify convention proceedings.


MDP State Central Mtg

Saturday, October 24, 2015 - 12:00pm

TO: Party Leadership, MDSCC Members & Others
FROM: Brandon Dillon, Chair
DATE: September 24, 2015
RE: October 24th MDSCC Meeting
There will be a Michigan Democratic State Central Committee meeting on Saturday,
October 24, 2015 at UAW Local 600 (10550 Dix Ave., Dearborn, MI 48120). Registration will take place from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM and the meeting will begin at 12:30 PM.
Under MDP rules you must be a current MDP member at least thirty (30)
days before the meeting in order to be eligible to vote.
1. Call to Order
2. Welcome and Featured Speakers
3. Approval of Minutes
4. Treasurer’s Report
5. Old/New Business
-Appointment of Officers-At-Large
-Jefferson Jackson Dinner Name Change
-Membership Program Proposal
6. Good and Welfare
7. Adjournment

Political Accountability Training

Friday, October 9, 2015 - 2:30pm

Join activists from around Oakland County this Saturday! With the Michigan Democratic Party we are holding a political accountability training program and we hope you will be able to join us. We will be meeting from 11:00am- 2:00pm at the Plumbers Hall in Madison Heights. The Plumbers is located at 555 Horace Brown Dr. and if you have any questions please feel free to contact us at  (Get Directions here)