West Virginia Delegates to 2016 Democratic National Convention

2016 WV Democratic Party State Convention
Charleston, WV
June 10-11, 2016

2016 Convention Facts

  • Individuals running for Delegate to the Democratic National Convention are either running by congressional district, at large, or both.
  • State Delegates will break into 3 caucuses by Congressional District on Friday June 10th and each caucus will vote  National Delegates to the DNC.
  • The number of Delegates allotted to each candidate, Senator Bernie Sanders and Secretary Hillary Clinton, per congressional district will not change.
  • 1st Congressional District: Bernie 4 (2 female 2 male) Hillary 3 (2 females 1 male)
  • 2nd Congressional District: Bernie 4 (2 males 2 females) Hillary 3 (2 males 1 female)
  • 3rd Congressional District: Bernie 4 (2 males 2 females) Hillary 2 (1 male 1 female)
  • At-Large Delegates will be voted on Saturday by the West Virginia State Executive Committee

    2016 WV Democratic Party State Convention Schedule

    Friday, June 10, 2016

    1:30pm Credentials Committee Meeting, North Hall

    2:00pm Rules Committee Meeting, North Hall

    2:30pm Resolution Committee Meeting, North Hall

    Registration 3:00 – 6:00pm, Lobby

    Concession Stands Will Be Open, Dinner On Your Own

    6:30pm Convention Begins, Grand Hall 1 st Floor

    Call to Order, Welcome Address: State Party Chair Belinda Biafore

    Invocation – Senator Ron Miller

    Pledge – our Veterans


    Comments by: Bernie Sanders for President Representative

    Comments by: Hillary Clinton for President Representative

    Break Out into Congressional District Caucus

    1 st District – North Hall

    2 nd District – West Hall

    3 rd District – Stay Seated

    9:15pm (estimated time) Caucuses End

    9:15pm (estimated time) Rules Committee count the votes for National Convention Delegates

    1 st District Rules Committee Counts 2 nd District Votes

    2 nd District Rules Committee Counts 3rd District Votes

    3 rd District Rules Committee Counts 1st District Votes

    Saturday, June 11, 2016

    Breakfast on your own

    Registration 8:00 – 9:30am, Lobby

    9:45am Convention Begins, Grand Hall 1 st Floor

    Call to Order – State Party Chair Belinda Biafore

    Elect a State Convention Chair


    Results of the Elected Delegates to the National Convention

    Elect two At-Large Representatives for the Electoral College

    Party Platform up for Adoption


    1:30pm State Executive Committee Luncheon in honor of Chair Belinda Biafore & Senator Bill Laird, Room 105 (State Executive Committee Members Only), Sponsored by U.S. Senator Joe Manchin III

    2:30pm State Executive Committee Meeting, Room 202

    4:00pm National Convention Delegates Meeting, Room 202