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Douglas County
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Douglas County Political Parties

Democratic Party chairs in Douglas County (incomplete!): Ed Quick, as of 2011

Republican Party chairs in Douglas County (incomplete!): Richard Todd, as of 2011


Douglas County Delegates
to National Party Conventions

Democratic National Conventions:
   1876, St. Louis: Wilson Shannon
   1912, Baltimore: W. S. Everett
   1916, St. Louis: Mrs. W. A. Harris
   1936, Philadelphia: Mrs. Roger Williams
   1940, Chicago: Fritz Meyn
   1944, Chicago: Mrs. Charles V. Newman
   1960, Los Angeles: Frank W. McDonald
   1972, Miami Beach: Betty Jo Charlton — Dan Conyers
   1984, San Francisco: Sara Elder — Clifford P. Ketzel
   1996, Chicago: Becky Fast — Paul Jefferson
   2004, Boston: Becky Fast — Timothy Graham — Kathy Greenlee — Lori Learned
   2008, Denver: Cori Allen — Tess Banion — Steve Cadue — Paul Davis — Kathy Greenlee — Teresa L. Sims — Clarissa Unger — Margie Wakefield — Dan Watkins
Republican National Conventions:
   1856, Philadelphia: S. W. Elbridge — R. G. Elliott — Samuel C. Pomeroy — Samuel N. Wood
   1860, Chicago: William A. Phillips
   1888, Chicago: William Everett
   1900, Philadelphia: W. S. Metcalf
   1908, Chicago: George L. Davis
   1916, Chicago: Charles H. Tucker
   1936, Cleveland: Frank T. Sullivan
   1944, Chicago: Dolph Simons
   1952, Chicago: Charles D. Stough
   1960, Chicago: Dolph Simons — Odd Williams
   1964, San Francisco: Mary Wilson
   1972, Miami Beach: Bill Webster
   2008, St. Paul: Emily Wellman

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