CD3 News & Opinions

The news and opinions posted below are intended to cover events and issues of potential interest to conservatives in the 3rd Congressional District of Minnesota

Upcoming Republican Conventions in 3rd Congressional District

Republicans in Minnesota's 3rd Congressional Districts (CD3) are meeting to elect local party officers and delegates/alternates to the party's State Central Committee and to consider changes to local party bylaws.

CD3 contains some or all of 12 Senate Districts, stretching from Coon Rapids in the north around Minneapolis to Plymouth and Wayzata on the west to Eden Prairie and Bloomington in the south. The Republican Party organizations (also known in Minnesota as Basic Party Organizational Units) in these 12 legislative districts have been holding annual conventions throughout the month of March.

Ten of the 12 BPOU conventions have been conducted.  Two more will be held between now and March 30.

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3rd Congressional District Convention Set for April 29

Delegates and alternates elected to represent their BPOUs across the 3rd Congressional District will soon be called to attend our annual CD3 Convention. Planned this year for Saturday, April 29, the convention will be held at the Wayzata Central Middle School auditorium, 305 Vicksburg Lane N, Plymouth.

The business of the convention this year will be to:

 •  Hear from legislative representatives and party leaders

 •  Elect Executive Officers (Chair, Deputy Chair, Secretary, Treasurer, and seven (7) Vice Chairs

 •  Consider and vote on amendments to the CD3 Constitution and Bylaws

 •  Conduct other district business

Information about Executive Officer roles and responsibilities will be provided in an upcoming newsletter. Republicans in the 3rd Congressional District who wish to be considered as candidates for CD3 Chair, Deputy Chair, Secretary, Treasurer, or Vice Chair should CLICK HERE and indicate for which officer position they would like to be considered. A representative of the Officer Review Committee will reach out and schedule an interview. The deadline for candidate submissions is April 15.

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