The Political Graveyard: A Database of American History
Clackamas County

Clackamas County Political Parties

Democratic Party chairs in Clackamas County: [none currently in database]

Republican Party chairs in Clackamas County (incomplete!): Edward Everett Brodie, 1916-21

Clackamas County Delegates
to National Party Conventions

Democratic National Conventions:
   1944, Chicago: Charles J. Officer
   1956, Chicago: Beulah Hand — Edna Scales — Monroe M. Sweetland
   1964, Atlantic City: Richard E. Groener — Mary Miller — Juanita N. Orr — Monroe M. Sweetland
   1996, Chicago: Chris J. Groener — Jose Hernandez — Mindy Michell — Bob Spicher, Sr. — Bob Uebelacker — Genie Uebelacker — Robert A. Wagner — Robert Williams
   2000, Los Angeles: Darlene Hooley — Robert Williams
   2004, Boston: Dan Gardner — Dave Hunt — Dominga Lopez — Judith L. Mehrens — Christine Chin Ryan
   2008, Denver: Susan Gates — Darlene Hooley — Joseph J. Mazzara — Gail M. Rasmussen — Jill Thorn — Diane D. Wagner — Robert Williams — Shirley Woods
Republican National Conventions:
   1860, Chicago: Grant Johnson
   1896, St. Louis: John W. Meldrum
   1944, Chicago: Howard C. Belton — Wallace R. Telford
   1952, Chicago: Howard C. Belton
   1956, San Francisco: Howard C. Belton — Philip S. Hitchcock — Francis I. Smith
   1960, Chicago: Wesley Phillips
   1972, Miami Beach: Warne Nunn — Bob Packwood — Mrs. Roy Payne
   2004, New York: Linda Flores
   2008, St. Paul: Jack Estes — Keith Kaiser — John J. Lee, Jr.
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