Vote for LDC Members at the California Democratic Party Assembly District Election January 12

The Assembly District Delegates (ADDs) and Assembly District Executive Board representatives ("EBd Reps") are elected at Assembly District Election Meetings (ADEMs) held in each of the 80 Assembly Districts.

12 people (6 men / 6 women) from each Assembly District will be elected to represent their district for both the 2013 and 2014 State Conventions. You are invited to vote in these party elections.

Update: The following Lamorinda Democratic Club members are candidates:

John Hall
Jim Donnelly
Ellis Goldberg
John Roe

Brodie Hilp
Sharon Goldberg

We encourage you to go to the ADEM election and vote for our members. You can just drop by, register, and vote.

Assembly District 16 (Asm. Joan Buchanan)
Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 10:00 a.m.
IBEW Hall, 6250 Village Pkwy, Dublin
Click here to see the list of qualified candidates.

In addition, each central committee is also allowed to select a number of representatives to the State Conventions. The Contra Costa County Democratic Central Committee is scheduled to select our convention delegates at our January 2013 meeting (Thursday, January 17). Persons who are interested in serving as convention delegates and were not elected as Assembly District Delegates are encouraged to express their interest to the county chair, Chuck Carpenter, at for consideration in the January meeting for central committee delegate selection.

Become A Delegate to the State Democratic Party


Fellow Democrat,

Did you know that all registered Democrats in California are eligible to become delegates to the state Democratic Party?

It’s true.

Delegates to the state Party take part in important decisions including voting on endorsement recommendations and they help promote the California Democratic Party’s agenda.

The California Democratic Party is convening Assembly District Meetings (ADEM) to select delegates in each of the state's 80 Assembly Districts on January 12 or 13, 2013.

There are 80 Assembly Districts in California and each District will elect 12 people (six women and six men) to be members of the Democratic State Central Committee. These 12 people will represent their Assembly District for both the 2013 and 2014 State Conventions.

If you are a registered Democrat in California and wish to run for ADEM Delegate, please CLICK HERE TO BEGIN THE APPLICATION PROCESS.

The deadline to complete this form is Friday, December 14th at 5:00 PM.

NOTE: All candidates should confirm receipt of filing prior to the deadline. The CDP will not be responsible for failed, delayed, unreadable, or corrupted filings whether by hardcopy delivery or electronic filings such as faxes or emails or the editing of candidate statements.

To confirm candidacy and for specific times and locations of the Assembly District Election Meetings, please log onto, All candidates will be posted on a weekly basis and only after CDP staff has verified their eligibility.

For more information on the ADEMs process please CLICK HERE TO READ OUR ADEM FAQs.


The CDP Team