The 2014 Winneshiek County Democratic Convention is Saturday, March 8, at 9 a.m., at the Decorah Senior Center, 806 River Street, Decorah.
Delegates and alternates will be registered and seated from 8-9 a.m., when the convention will be called to order. Democratic Party business will be conducted until adjournment, approximately at noon.
The delegates and alternates were elected to the County Convention at the Jan. 21 precinct caucuses covering Winneshiek County. Actions to be taken at the convention include electing delegates and alternates to the district and state conventions. Participants also will discuss and approve the 2014 Winneshiek County Democratic Party Platform, the local party's statement of principles and positions on local, state and national issues.
The assembly also will have the opportunity to meet Democratic candidates for county, state and federal offices.