All registered Democrats are encouraged to attend the March 6 caucus in support of their preferred presidential candidate. This is also the first step for anyone wishing to be a delegate to the Maine Democratic State Convention in Portland on May 6-7, 2016 and the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia on July 25-28, 2016.
Can’t attend your caucus in person? You can vote by absentee!
You can request an absentee ballot by clicking here and filling out a request form.
Or you can download this form, print it, fill it out and mail to:
Maine Democratic Party
PO Box 5258
Augusta, ME 04332
Only individual voter and members of the voter’s household may request ballots. Ballots can not be requested in bulk or by an organization or campaign on behalf of a voter.
If you do not attend the caucus in person, you will be unable to participate in the business of the caucus, including the opportunity to vote for delegates, alternates, and party officers.
To make your preference count in the 2016 caucus March 6, you MUST be registered as a Democrat by Feb. 19! Where and how to register
Please save the date for the Portland Democratic Caucus on Sunday, March 6th, 2016. In collaboration with the Maine Democratic Party, local elected officials, and representatives from Democratic presidential campaigns, the Portland Democratic City Committee is committed to making sure our caucus is inclusive and well organized.
If you’d like to be part of helping to make this year’s caucus a success, please join us for an informational planning meeting:
Thursday, January 7th, 2016
5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
at the Portland Public Library
The meeting will be an opportunity to hear updates about the planning process, and make a plan for volunteer recruitment. Because this is a Presidential election year, we know that we will need all hands on deck. Please join us!