2021 SD 49 Convention Call
- your presence is requested -
To: The Delegates & Alternates of Senate District 49,
Pursuant to the provisions of the Constitution of the Republican Party of Minnesota and pursuant to the 2021 Call for Republican Party Basic Political Organizational Unit (BPOU) conventions issued by the Republican State Executive Committee, the Senate District 49 Convention is hereby called to meet:
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 20th, at 10:00 am
Virtual Convention (Zoom and CVote)
The Senate District 49 Convention shall be composed of the delegates and alternates elected at the precinct caucuses in February of 2020 currently living within the boundaries of House Districts 49A and 49B.
The Senate District Convention shall be held for the purpose of:
- Election of Officers of the Senate District 49 Executive Committee
- Election of Delegates, First, Second, and Third Alternates to the State Central Committee
- Transacting such other business as may properly come before the Convention
As published in the Senate District 49 newsletter on January 19, 2021 and on the SD49GOP website, the deadline for filing to be a candidate for delegate/alternate to MN GOP State Central Committee meetings, ended on Saturday, February 6. This deadline was set to allow time for candidates to meet with the Officer Nominating committee for interviews prior to the convention.
Please RSVP so that we can plan knowing the number of people coming. Scroll to the bottom of the page to RSVP and pay online for the convention.
The registration price for this event is $5 / person. The deadline to register is on or before February 17, 2021 at 12 noon. Delegate and alternate registration will close at 12 noon on February 17. No further registrations will be permitted after that.
If you do not have access to the internet, you may also RSVP by calling Randy Sutter ([email protected]; 952-836-5925) no later than noon on February 17 to arrange a means of payment.
To participate in this convention, you will need a computer and/or a smart phone. Please contact Randy Sutter if you do not have a computer or smart phone.
On or about February 19, sign-in information and instructions will be sent to those that have registered by the deadline. The sign-in information will include a Z00m link and a CVote link. CVote is the election software that we will be using to ensure that your vote is anonymous.
On the morning of February 20, you will be able to remotely sign-in using those links starting at 9:00 AM. Sign-in will remain open until 10:30 AM. The convention convenes at 10:00 AM. We urge delegates and alternates to sign in as early as possible after 9:00 AM to ensure the efficient conduct of the convention and to clear up any problems with your signing in. No one attempting to sign in after 10:30 AM will be able to participate in the convention as a delegate or an alternate.
Issued at the City of Bloomington, County of Hennepin, Minnesota this 7th day of February 2021
Russ Burnison and Joel Quinnell
Senate District 49 Republicans