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2008 Presidential Primaries, Caucuses, and Conventions
Virgin Islands Democrat
Presidential Nominating Process
Territorial Convention: Saturday 9 February 20081
Delegate Selection: Caucus/Convention
Voter Eligibility: Closed Caucus
9 total delegate votes - 3 at large; 6 Unpledged PLEOs
Unofficial results from St. Croix Source.
2008 V.I. Democratic Party Presidential Caucus Unofficial Results
Senator Obama, the only candidate to receive more than the 15% threshold, will receive all 3 pledged delegates.
The results above are unofficial and there are still provisional ballots to count but not enough to change the outcome.
Unpledged delegates as of
Saturday 9 February 2008: A Territorial Convention meets to choose 9 of the Virgin Islands' 12 delegates to the Democratic National Convention (together representing 3 of the Virgin Islands' 9 delegate votes at the National Convention).
The remaining 6 delegates (representing the Virgin Islands' remaining 6 delegate votes) are Unpledged PLEOs who will go to the Democratic National Convention officially "Unpledged".
The 6 "Unpledged" votes are cast by 6 actual delegates as follows:
|Delegation to the National Convention|
Virgin Islands Delegation (as posted by http://www.demconvention.com/, 11 August 2008)
|Alternate Pledged District||0||0|
|Alternate Pledged PLEO||0||0|
|Alternate Pledged At-Large||1||1|
|Pledged At-Large||Obama||Arah C. Lockhart||St.Thomas, VI|
|Pledged At-Large||Obama||Hon. Shawn-Michael Malone||St. Thomas, VI|
|Pledged At-Large||Obama||James A. O'Bryan, Jr.||St. Thomas, VI|
|Pledged At-Large||Obama||Sebastiano Paiewonsky-Cassinelli||St. Thomas, VI|
|Pledged At-Large||Obama||Shawna K. Richards||Frederiksted, VI|
|Pledged At-Large||Obama||Robert Rios||Christiansted, VI|
|Alternate Pledged At-Large||Obama||Wanda Morris||Frederiksted, St. Croix, VI|
|Cecil R. Benjamin||Christiansted, VI|
Delegation Vice Chair
|Marilyn A. Stapleton||St. Thomas, VI|
|Unpledged Congressman||Hon. Donna Christian-Christensen||Washington, DC|
|Unpledged DNC Member||Carol Burke||St. Croix, VI|
|Unpledged DNC Member||Kevin A. Rodriquez||Nashville, TN|
|Unpledged Governor||Hon. John De Jongh||St.Thomas, VI|
|Credentials Committee||Hon. John De Jongh||St.Thomas, VI|
|Platform Committee||Obama||Hon. Donna Christian-Christensen||Washington, DC|
|Rules Committee||Obama||Sebastiano Paiewonsky-Cassinelli||St. Thomas, VI|
|Page||Brad Nugent||Christiansted, St. Croix, VI|
1 Democratic Party's "First Determining Step" of the delegate selection process.
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