Mississippi Democrats will pick leaders, set agenda Saturday


Democrats will gather at their county polling places around the state at 10 a.m. Saturday to pick leaders and begin to set the agenda for the next four years.

At the precinct caucus, which is open to all Democratic residents of the precinct, participants will:

— elect Democratic leaders to represent the precinct at the March 12 county Democratic convention

— discuss and propose platform ideas on public policy issues to be considered for inclusion in the 2016 Democratic Platform and

— organize support for the Democratic Party and Democratic candidates in the precinct.

Sign up online or get more information here or email the party here or call 601-969-2913.