Better to give than to receive, or 48 hours in the life of an Obama delegate candidate.

The Democrats Abroad EMEA caucus in Brussels this past weekend was exhausting and exhilarating. As an Obama delegate candidate and elector (I could vote for the delegates) it was an experience I will never forget. Friday evening started with drinks with the first 14 registrants and the Mayor of Brussels followed by a private tour …

From Sweden to Brussels to Denver?

I am heading to the Democrats Abroad (DA) Europe, Middle East and Africa Regional Caucus today in Brussels. Among other issues 4 Obama delegates will be chosen who will attend the Democratic National Convention in Denver in August. Additional delegtes will be chosen at other DA caucuses. The Obama campaign has approved my application to …

Obama Wins Democrats Abroad Primary

Obama Wins Democrats Abroad PrimaryBy STEPHEN OHLEMACHER Associated Press Writer WASHINGTON (AP) – Barack Obama won the Democrats Abroad global primary in results announced Thursday, giving him 11 straight victories in the race for the Democratic presidential nomination. The Illinois senator won the primary in which Democrats living in other countries voted by Internet, mail …

Democrats Abroad needs one minute of your time (important information on voting in the Global Presidential Primary)

Here at Democrats Abroad we have just launched a new database and e-mail system which will help us serve you better ??? including letting us provide internet voting for the Global Presidential Primary from February 5-12, 2008. Our new system allows you to log in with your own password and update your own contact details. …

Remember my dream? If you’re an American abroad, don’t sleep, VOTE!*

My dream? Yes the one of a Black President in the US of A. Following Barack Obama’s victory in the Iowa Caucus, I knew that he would be attacked as a means to draw votes away from him in the New Hampshire primary. In fact I’ve been wondering what Billary was concocting: Edwards is taking …

U.S. Democrats Reach Out for Minority Delegates Overseas

Under party rules of diversity, Democrats Abroad is working to ensure inclusion of African-Americans, Hispanics, Native Americans and Asian-Pacific Americans, as well as Gays and Lesbians, Youth and People with Disabilities. ???Democrats encourage the participation of all Americans at home and abroad,??? says Christine Schon Marques, International Chair of Democrats Abroad. ???By offering an online …