Sunday, August 31, 2008
İstanbulite elected Democratic National Convention delegate
Founder and chair of DA Turkey Brooks Emerson. An American resident of Turkey will travel to Colorado at the end of this week to participate in next week's Democratic National Convention as part of the Democrats Abroad (DA) delegation.
Brooks Emerson, founder and chair of DA Turkey and a six-year İstanbul resident, was elected one of the 14 pledged delegates (each wielding half a vote) that will join the eight DA members of the Democratic National Committee that make up the 22-member DA delegation at this year's convention.
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