2020 Convention Results

2020 Convention Results

Dear DFLers of SD66, It’s only May, and 2020 has already been a year for the books. We had two contested endorsement races in our district, and after months of campaigning, caucuses, and an endorsing convention the likes of which we have never seen, we finally have our results. I can’t thank the campaigns and our volunteers enough. Hours and hours of volunteer time was put into this new...

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Remote Convention Resources

Remote Convention Resources

The SD66 DFL has been forced to move from in-person conventions to a remote balloting system in the wake of social distancing measures needed to combat COVID-19. We have created a Remote Convention Resources page, which will continue to be updated. Rules A full set of rules for how these remote conventions work is available for you to review here: https://www.dfl.org/covid19/ballotrules/ Voting...

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State Convention Moved Online

State Convention Moved Online

St. Paul – Today, the Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party announced that the Party’s State Convention will, for the first time in the 76 year history of the party, no longer be held in-person. The convention will instead be moved online and conducted via a remote balloting system. The Minnesota DFL Party’s State Convention was originally scheduled for May 30-31 in Rochester. Ken...

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Remote Convention Update

Remote Convention Update

The SD66 DFL has been forced to move from in-person conventions to a remote balloting system in the wake of social distancing measures needed to combat COVID-19. A full set of rules for how these remote conventions work is available for you to review here: https://www.dfl.org/covid19/ballotrules/ Using the remote ballot, delegates as well as alternates will be able to vote between Saturday,...

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Candidate Screening Questionnaires

Candidate Screening Questionnaires

The Endorsements subcommittee has compiled the following candidate screening questionnaires for delegates’ reference. The subcommittee chose not to recommend an endorsement to the body. All delegates and alternates elected at the 2020 precinct caucuses will have a chance to vote using a remote ballot to confer an endorsement from SD66 DFL. Candidates for Senate John Marty Candidates for...

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Coronavirus Effects on SD66 DFL

Coronavirus Effects on SD66 DFL

The Minnesota DFL is committed to doing everything we can to halt the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus) and protect the health and well-being of all Minnesotans. The State DFL has postponed all endorsing conventions until at least May. All DFL-sponsored meetings of more than 25 people have been banned, and therefore SD66 DFL has canceled our upcoming happy hours as well as our April Central...

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