By Pamela Bacon
Tuesday, March 1, 2022 is Republican Precinct Party Caucus Day!
Saturday, March 5, 2022 is Democratic Precinct Party Caucus Day!
The Logan County Elections Division is not involved in the caucus process. For more specific information, please contact your Republican Party or Democratic Party.
If you are unsure what party you are affiliated with go to www.govotecolorado.gov or call our office prior to Caucus Day to obtain that information along with what precinct caucus you should attend.
Information on where precinct caucuses are located should be directed to the party Chair of that political party.
Political Party Chair People are:
Democratic Chair is Peter Youngers 520-1679
Republican Chair is Ken Meis 580-3009
What is a precinct caucus?
- The 2022 Precinct Party Caucus Day will be:
- Republican Precinct Caucus will be held Tuesday, March 1st at 7:00 p.m.
- Democratic Precinct Caucus will be held Saturday, March 5th at 10:00 a.m.
- In each even-numbered year, political parties hold their precinct caucus to begin the process of electing candidates to nominate in the up-coming elections.
- Precinct caucuses are meetings of registered electors within a precinct who are members of a particular major political party. The purpose of precinct caucuses is to elect precinct committee persons and delegates to county assemblies and committee officers to organize political activities for the precinct.
- Precinct caucuses are open to the public and held throughout the state.
Who can vote in a precinct caucus?
- A resident of the precinct for at least 22 days;
- A resident affiliated with the caucusing political party for at least 22 days before the precinct caucuses.
- February 7, 2022 – was the last day to affiliate with the Republican Party in order to vote in the March 1st Republican party precinct caucus.
- February 11, 2022- was the last day to affiliate with the Democratic Party in order to vote in the March 5th Democratic party precinct caucus.
- A registered voter no later than 22 days before the caucus.
- February 7, 2022 – was the last day to update your voter registration address to participate in the March 1st Republican party precinct caucus.
- February 11, 2022 was the last day to update your voter registration address to participate in the March 5th Democratic party precinct caucus.
- Anyone who turns 18 or becomes a citizen less than 22 days before the party’s caucus may still participate in their party’s caucus. However, you must still be registered and a member of the Democratic or Republican Party to participate. Deadlines don’t apply in these cases!
- Any person who has attained the age of 16 years and has preregistered to vote, during the 22 days immediately preceding the caucus, may be a candidate for the office of precinct committeeperson even though he or she has been affiliated with the political party for less than 22 days as shown in the statewide voter registration system. Deadlines don’t apply in these cases!
Want to be an Election Judge and help with elections? Interested voters should attend their respective party’s caucus and add their name to the election judges list.
The Election and Recording Department can be reached at 522-1544 for voter and election questions or recording information. The Motor Vehicle Department can be reached at 522-1158 for license plates/renewals or titling a vehicle. You can also reach our office by email at firstname.lastname@example.org . Like us on Facebook at Logan County Elections/MotorVehicle/Recording!