Presidential delegates for the Democratic Convention were selected in statewide caucuses on Sunday. The local 37th Congressional District Hillary Clinton caucus was held at Long Beach Poly High School and the Barack Obama caucus was held at Long Beach City College.
The Barack Obama delegates selected were SEIU union organizer Rex Richardson, LB Democratic Club President and Assistant City Auditor James Johnson and Yvonne Wheeler. Water Replenishment District Director Lillian Kawasaki was selected as the alternate delegate.
The Hillary Clinton delegates selected were community activist Al Austin and Silissa Uriarte-Smith, Executive Director of the Harbor YWCA.
The delegates selected will travel to the Democratic Convention and be seated in the California delegation.