Democrats Kick off Vegas Meeting with ASDC, Fourth Meeting of the DNC Unity Reform Commission
October 17, 2017
DNC, ASDC, and CDA to Hold Meetings During the Week
DNC Members to Volunteer to Assist Those Recovering from the Las Vegas Shooting
Hon. Eric H. Holder, Jr. & NV Democratic Congressional Members to Deliver Remarks
Las Vegas – Tomorrow, October 18, from 1:00 PM until 5:00 PM PDT, the Democratic National Committee’s Unity Reform Commission will meet for the fourth time in Las Vegas. During Wednesday’s meeting, Commission members will hear more about the voter registration process in New York and will discuss the various topics covered in the Commission’s mandate. This meeting will be open to the general public.
Also on Wednesday, October 18, the Association of State Democratic Chairs will hold their regular business meeting from 4:00 PM until 6:30 PM. This meeting will be open to the general public.
Press must RSVP here to guarantee a credential
During the week, members of the Democratic National Committee (DNC) from across the country will gather for the DNC’s Fall Meeting in Las Vegas, where the party will elect caucus and council leaders and will focus on organizing and winning in every single ZIP code across the country. DNC members will offer volunteer services to those recovering from last week’s deadly mass shooting.
The DNC meeting will begin on Thursday, October 19 and will conclude on Saturday, October 21. Over the course of three days, DNC members will participate in caucus, council, and committee meetings as well as training sessions. There will be one general session meeting to discuss party business on Saturday, October 21 from 10:30 AM PDT- 1:30 PM PDT that is open to the general public. The College Democrats of America will also hold a nominations and candidates forum as part of their National Convention.
· At tomorrow’s ASDC meeting, DNC CTO Raffi Krikorian will brief members on the party’s technological upgrades and provide an update on available tech tools for all 57 state parties.
· Throughout the week, DNC members will offer volunteer services to those recovering from last week’s deadly mass shooting.
· At Saturday’s general session, the Honorable Eric H. Holder, Jr., the 82nd Attorney General of the United States under President Barack Obama and current chair of the National Democratic Redistricting Committee, will deliver keynote remarks.
· Other speakers throughout the week include U.S. Senator Catherine Cortez Masto, Congresswoman Dina Titus, Congressman Ruben Kihuen, andCongresswoman Jacky Rosen.
The DNC meeting general session will be open to the press and the public.
Members of the public wishing to RSVP to the Unity Reform Commission meeting can visitTHIS PAGE.
Members of the public wishing to RSVP to the DNC meeting can visit THIS PAGE.
WHAT: DNC, Unity Reform Commission, ASDC Meetings
WHERE: Bally’s Las Vegas Hotel & Casino Las Vegas, NV
WHEN: October 18-21, 2017
MEDIA RSVP: Please click on this link to RSVP
Media Filing Center, Las Vegas 7, Thursday-Friday, 9:00 AM-6:00 PM PDT
Satellite Truck Parking will be located in the East Parking Lot, behind the Bally’s Convention Center.
Saturday’s General Session will have mult box and press riser access.
Cable run: 500’
Unity Commission, Silver
ASDC General Body Meeting, Skyview 3
Council and Caucus Meeting Room, TBA
DNC General Session, Grand Ballroom
CDA Nominations & Candidates Forum, Business & National Council Meeting, Skyview 5/6, 12:00 PM-9:00 PM PDT
SCHEDULE OF DNC EVENTS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
Subject to Change
Thursday, October 19th
7:00am-6:00pm DNC Registration Registration Office
8:00am-9:30am Rules & Bylaws Committee Gold Room
12:00pm-2:00pm Vets & Military Families Council Bronze 4
12:00pm-2:00pm Native American Council Bronze 3
12:00pm-2:00pm Small Business Council Bronze 2
3:00pm-5:00pm Youth Council Bronze 1
3:00pm-5:00pm Seniors Council Bronze 3
3:00pm-5:00pm Rural Council Bronze 2
3:00pm-5:00pm Disability Council Bronze 4
5:00pm-7:00pm Eastern Regional Caucus Bronze 4
5:00pm-7:00pm Midwestern Regional Caucus Bronze 3
5:00pm-7:00pm Southern Regional Caucus Bronze 2
5:00pm-7:00pm Western Regional Caucus Bronze 1
7:00pm-9:00pm DNC Welcome Reception Skyview 5-6
Friday, October 20th
6:00am-6:00pm DNC Registration Registration Office
7:00am-8:30am Resolutions Committee Gold Room
8:30am-10:00am Executive Committee Silver Room
10:00am-12:00pm Women’s Caucus Bronze 3-4
1:00pm-3:00pm AAPI Caucus Palace 1
1:00pm-3:00pm Black Caucus Bronze 3-4
1:00pm-3:00pm Hispanic Caucus Palace 3
1:00pm-3:00pm Ethnic Council Palace 2
4:00pm-5:00pm Credentials Committee Silver Room
4:30pm-6:30pm Labor Council Bronze 3-4
Saturday, October 21st
7:00am-12:30pm DNC Registration Registration Office
8:00am-10:00am LGBT Caucus Skyview 2
10:30am-1:30pm General Session Grand Ballroom