Special Election for Chair of the Women's Caucus

Voting begins on June 15. See below for full details on the voting process. Ballots must be submitted by June 22, 5:00 pm EST.

If you have election questions, feedback, or want to be removed from future ballot lists, please email Clara Read at cerchat@aol.com.

Click on the candidates for their application answers and bios, and "resume" for that information.

Watch the "Meet the Candidates" Night Video

On Mon, Jun 14, the Rhode Island Democratic Women's Caucus hosted a "Meet the Candidates" night for our special election for Chair of the Women's Caucus. Watch the video here our on our Facebook page

Electronic Ballots Emailed at 6am on Tuesday, June 15

Ballots are sent to "Voting Members" of the Women's Caucus

Voting members of the Women's Caucus received an email at 6:00 am on Tuesday, June 15, 2021, from invitations@mail.electionbuddy.com with the subject heading "Vote now: Rhode Island Democratic Women's Caucus - 2021 Election for Chair."

If you did not receive an email with the ballot, please check outside of your Primary inbox tab in other tabs, such as "Promotions," "Updates," "Social," or "Forums" in Gmail, and check in your spam/junk folder. If you still cannot locate this email, contact Clara Read at cerchat@aol.com for assistance.

If you didn't receive a ballot, and you believe you should have, we can add you. As a reminder, here are the criteria for Voting Members:

  • Woman/femme identifying person

  • Completed a full membership form

  • In the RI Board of Elections data as a Democrat

  • Registered as Women's Caucus member up to 48 hours before election began (Sunday, June 13, 2021).

Timeline for the Special Election

  • Monday. June 14, 7 pm - Zoom meeting to "Meet the Candidates" (RSVP on Facebook or our website event page; as always, Zoom info will be provided on the day of the event)

  • Tuesday, June 15 - Ballots available (with links to information provided by candidates)

  • Tuesday, June 22, 5 pm - Ballot deadline for the voting membership

  • Wednesday, June 23 - Our new Chair will be announced at our upcoming June Fundraiser, an in-person event at Riffraff Bookstore and Bar patio.