Democratic Party (Northern Mariana Islands)

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CNMI Democratic Party
Chairperson Rosikey F. Camacho
Vice Chairperson Thersita B. Pertduo
Secretary Jashlie N. Camacho
Treasurer Emelia S. Chargualaf
Platform Committee Chair Jesus I. Taitague
Founded 1978
Headquarters Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands
Ideology American liberalism
Progressivism
Political position Center-left
National affiliation Democratic Party
Colors      Blue
Senate
0 / 9
House of Representatives
0 / 20
Website
www.cnmidemocrats.com

The CNMI Democratic Party is a political party in the Northern Mariana Islands. It is now officially affiliated with the United States' national Democratic Party.

The CNMI has not elected a Democratic Governor since 1993, when Froilan Tenorio was elected. At the legislative elections of November 1, 2003 the party won 1 out of 18 seats. It won an extra seat in the 2005 legislative elections. Its candidate Froilan Tenorio won 18% in the 2005 gubernatorial election. In the November 3, 2007 Commonwealth Legislature elections, the party took only 1 of 20 seats in the House of Representatives.[1][2]

There are currently no Democrats elected to office in the Northern Mariana Islands.

In 2009, for the first time ever, the Democratic Party did not nominate a candidate in the gubernatorial election. They fielded a candidate for Mayor of Saipan (Angelo Villagomez), along with two CNMI House candidates and one CNMI Senate candidate.[3]

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