Democrats Abroad is the official Democratic Party organization for the millions of Americans living outside the United States. We work to advance the principles of our Party by spreading the Democratic message to Americans abroad and encouraging them to vote for Democratic candidates back home. Democrats Abroad has committees throughout Europe, the Americas, the Middle East, Africa and Asia.These Country Committees keep Americans abroad informed of their rights andhelp them participate in the U.S. political process.
Today nearly 200democrats have joined to Jumpstart a Democrats Abroad Committee in Chile. The Jumpstart Committee for Democrats Abroad-Chile announces the call for nominations of candidates for the following positions:
- Chair Vice-Chair
Each officer is toserve a term of two years, and no officer may serve for more than twoconsecutive terms in the same office. The Chair and Vice Chair must be ofopposite sex.
The newly electedofficers assume their duties after the election, at the general meeting thatwill take place on March 15.
Please submitnominations with a biography(up to 200 words) (electronic mail accepted) nolater than 9:00 a.m., EST, February 15, 2011, to the Elections Committee at email@example.com.
Each nominationshould contain an affirmation that the nominee is qualified to run for theoffice in question. This requires a confirmation of the following requirements:(1) the nominee must be a U.S. citizen; (2) the nominee must be living abroad;and, (3) the nominee must adhere to the principles of the Democratic Party ofthe United States.
Please note thatthe proposed Democrats Abroad Chile By Laws are available online at http://www.da-chile.org . On March 15 after theelection the Democrats Abroad Chile will become official.
Just register at http://www.democratsabroad.org/
For more information please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or our Facebook Group: Democrats Abroad Chile
For any further information please contact: email@example.com