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First Democratic Presidential Debate: Jun 26 & 27

First Democratic Debate For 2020 On Two Nights

The first Democratic presidential debate will span two nights, June 26 and June 27.

A debate watch party sponsored by Framingham’s state legislators: Senator Spilka, Rep. Gentile, Rep. Lewis and Rep. Robinson, will be taking place on the second night of the debate June 27th at the Framingham Green, 136 Maynard Road starting at 8:30pm.

Of the 24 declared candidates 20 have qualified for the debate. The 20 candidates have been divided into 2 groups of 10 for each night of the debates.  The list of candidates on the nights they are debating follows:

June BBQ & Candidates Forum


June features the annual cookout and candidate’s forum with Democratic candidates running in the 2019 Framingham municipal elections.

This will be taking place Sunday June 23rd from 5:30pm to 8:30pm at the home of FDC life-member Phil Ottaviani, 630 Salem End Road.

State Convention Add-On Delegate Application

The Framingham Democratic Caucus to elect state convention delegates was held on Sunday May 19, 2019.  Any person who was not elected a delegate or alternate to the convention can apply for Add-On delegate if they qualify under the categories of :

  • Youth
  • Affirmative Action (or Minority)
  • LGBTQ+
  • Disabilty

Add-on applications can be submited on-line using this link:

Questions may be directed to the Mass Democratic Party: 617-939-0800