September 22 Executive Committee Meeting

The Executive Committee of the Portage County Young Democrats will meet by phone on Sunday, September 22, at 4:00 PM to consider the recommendations of the Campaign Committee in regard to endorsement of candidates for the November 5, 2019 election.

Proposed appendices to the Standing Rules will also be considered.

A copy of the agenda can be found here. Questions can be directed to

Young Democrats Attend Convention

Four members of the Portage County Young Democrats recently traveled from Kent to Indianapolis, for the Young Democrats of America 2019 Convention. 

The Portage County delegates, Christopher Clevenger-Morris, president, P.J. Errera, vice president, and Ashton Narzisi, treasurer, and Brian Morris, served as voting delegates for Ohio. 

The Ohio delegation joined more than 1,000 young Democrats from around the United States to elect a new executive board for the organization and to discuss the group’s national platform for the next two years. 

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PCYD Adopts Revised Bylaws & Standing Rules

On Friday, June 28 the Portage County Young Democrats met to consider changes to the Constitution and Bylaws and the addition of proposed Standing Rules. All changes to the governing documents, and the adoption of the Standing Rules, passed unanimously.

Copies of the updated governing documents were provided to the Ohio Young Democrats.

To view the newly revised governing documents, please visit the linked documents in the footer section of this site (bottom).

Portage Democrats Gather For Presidential Debate

"Portage County Democrats kicked off the presidential election campaign Wednesday, gathering to watch 10 Democrats make their case to be the nation's next president...Brad Cromes, second vice chairman of the Portage County Democratic Party, welcomed the crowd to the 'start of the process of replacing Donald Trump in 2020.'"

Proposed Amendments to Constitution and Bylaws

As submitted for consideration by Portage County Young Democrats President, Christopher Clevenger-Morris, please find below proposed amendments to the PCYD Constitution and Bylaws, and newly created Standing Rules:

Amended Constitution and Bylaws
Proposed Standing Rules

A meeting to consider the proposed amendments to the Constitution and Bylaws, and the addition of the proposed Standing Rules, will take place on Friday, June 28 at 6:00 PM.

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NOTE: The Executive Committee will have a Special Meeting immediately following the General Membership Meeting.