Caucus and Convention Dates


Below are the dates and locations for the upcoming DFL caucuses and convention. If you were elected as a Delegate or Alternate you should receive information by mail in the coming weeks regarding your participation at the local conventions.

February 6th, 2018:

What: Clay County DFL Caucuses
Where: Various, find your location here

Registration begins at 6:30pm.  Caucuses begin promptly at 7pm.

February 24th:

    What: Clay County DFL Convention
    Where: Comstock Memorial UnionMinnesota State University Moorhead

    Note: Parking available in lots west of Union, and south of Wellness Center.

      MSUM Parking Map

        DFL Coordinated Campaign Office looking for volunteers

        The DFL Coordinated Campaign Office is open at 415 Main Avenue in Moorhead.

        Please stop by to help us promote our DFL-endorsed candidates:

        Help us elect your local DFL-endorsed candidates:

        If you are interested in helping with this effort, or have questions, please contact Mark Altenberg or stop by our DFL campaign office at 415 Main Avenue, Moorhead.

        2014 Langseth Steak Fry

        Please join us for the 2014 Langseth Steak Fry to benefit the Clay County DFL. Tickets are available from Clay County DFL Directors or at the event. Suggested donation is $15.00 and includes steak, potato, and a drink. Children under 12 are free to enjoy a hot dog and all the fixings. Please bring an item to share (dessert, vegetables, chips, etc.).

        When: Friday, September 12th
        Time: 5:00 – 7:00 pm
        Where: Whistle Stop Park, Dilworth

        Please RSVP through Facebook or contact Mark Altenburg. If you have not joined our Facebook group, please click on the Facebook link in the right column.

        Please share the event with all your DFL friends and neighbors.

        Save these Dates!

        Thank you for everyone who came out on a cold February evening to participate in the DFL caucus on Tuesday, February 4th.

        For those who agreed to be Delegates or Alternates for the next step leading up to the State Convention, please mark the following dates on your calendar/day planner:

        Clay County DFL Convention – DONE!
        When: Saturday, March 1st
        Time: 10:00 am
        Location: M State Moorhead
        1900 – 28th Ave S
        Moorhead, MN

        District 4 Nominating Convention:
        When: March 22nd
        Time: TBD
        Location: Whistle Stop Cafe (tentative)
        Hawley, MN

        Congressional District 7 Convention:
        When: Saturday, April 26th
        Time: 2:00 – 5:00 pm
        Location: Prairie’s Edge Casino
        5616 Prairies Edge Ln
        Granite Falls, MN

        5616 Prairies Edge Ln, Granite Falls

        DFL State Convention:
        When: May 30 – June 1st
        Location: Duluth Entertainment and Convention Center
        350 Harbor Drive
        Duluth, MN

        Duluth Entertainment and Convention Center Duluth
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        MN Rep. Ben Lien schedules meetings

        Mark your calendars!

        MN District 4A Representative Ben Lien has ONE meeting left before he returns to work at the Minnesota Legislature later this month:

        Feb. 13, Reinertson School, 7 p.m.

        Senator Kent Eken (DFL-Twin Valley) will join Rep. Lien as his schedule allows.

        Please attend and thank Rep Lien for cosponsoring the $100 million bonding request for housing/homeless programs!