Feb. 5 caucuses: What you need to know
Minnesota is among the states that hold local precinct caucuses as the first step in the 2008 election process. Below are some commonly asked questions about that process:
Q: When are the precinct caucuses?
A: Precinct caucuses for the DFL and Republican parties will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5.
Q: Who can participate?
A: Anyone who will be eligible to vote by Nov. 4, 2008, can participate. Anyone over 16 can attend.
Q: Where will they be held?