The DNC Chair Candidate Virtual Forum

via Conference Call, CART, ASL, and Audio Livestream Follow-up


ASL Video:

For those who attended the Forum by phone, or listened to the live stream audio or watched ASL or followed us by CART, please complete the Google Survey found here:


Responses from Candidates who were not in the Forum: (Coming Soon)

Robert Vinson Brannum, DC

Keith Ellison, Minnesota

Peter Peckarsky,

Sam Ronan, Ohio


Past Event

Sunday February 12th, 2017

You may listen via the Audio Link above or Watch the ASL via the link above.

This is your opportunity to hear first-hand from the people who want to lead the Democratic Party and their plans for inclusion of the Disability Community at all levels.  Your Hosts will be the distinguished co-authors of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA):

Honorable Tony Coelho and Honorable Tom Harkin

Participating Chair Candidates

Sally Boynton Brown, Idaho

Raymond Buckley, New Hampshire

Pete Buttigieg Indiana

Jehmu Greene, Texas

Jaime Harrison, South Carolina

Honorable Tom Perez, Maryland

The format of the Forum was as follows:

  • 90 minutes in duration
  • There was an introduction of the Hosts by Vincint Olsziewski and then each spoke about the importance of the involvement of the Disability Community
  • The Moderator, Catherine Crist, introduced the Candidates who  gave a brief overview of their goals
  • Each Candidat participated in a structured Q&A
  • Closing remarks by all

The questions were selected from input received.

 Please contact your DNC Member and let them know who you think would be the best Chair Candidate to represent the Disability Community.