November 17, 2018

HD24 Special Election Nominating Caucus

10:00am - 4:00pm


 The Counties of Bath and Rockbridge, the Cities of Lexington and Buena Vista and those precincts of Amherst and Augusta Counties that lie within the 24th District will hold unassembled caucuses from 10am – 4pm on Saturday November 17, 2018 at the LexRockDem Headquarters (11 S. Jefferson Street Lexington VA 24450), the Amherst County Public Library – Madison Heights Branch (200 River James Shopping Center, Madison Heights VA 24572), and the Warm Springs Inn & Tavern (12968 Sam Snead Hwy Warm Springs VA 24484) to nominate a Democratic candidate for the 24th District Virginia House of Delegates.  Any person wishing to seek nomination must pre-file with Michelle Watkins, Chair of the 24th District Nominating Committee (520) 991-3490 or no later than 7pm on Wednesday November 14, 2018.

There is no charge for those wishing to attend and vote at the caucuses.  Anyone pre-filing as a candidate must pay a $100 non-refundable filing fee, with Ms. Michelle Watkins at the time of submission.

Doors to the caucuses will open from 10am to 4pm for voting.  Any person voting in the caucuses shall sign a Caucus Participation form stating that he or she is a Democrat, does not intend to support any candidate who is opposed to a Democratic nominee in the ensuing election, believes in the principles of the Democratic Party, and is a registered voter in the District.  Caucus Participation Forms must be filled out at the caucuses prior to voting in the caucuses.

In the event only one candidate seeks nomination as a Democratic candidate for the 2018 Special Election of Delegate for the 24th District , the unassembled caucuses will be cancelled.

A Special Election for the 24th District House of Delegates will take place on Tuesday December 18th.

For further information, please contact Michelle Watkins at (520) 991-3490 or


Saturday, November 17th, 2018