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Bring Human Rights to the February 5th Precinct Caucuses
1/31/2008 10:40 AM

On February 5, 2008, Minnesotans will take part in precinct caucuses.  You can get involved and help your party support a platform that respects human rights. Download resolutions on Immigration, Housing, and Health Care issues and bring them to your caucus Tuesday evening. 

Immigration Resolutions
Human rights arise out of the fundamental dignity of every person, regardless of where they were born. U.S. immigration policies must respect the basic human rights of all persons.  Download resolutions on state and federal immigration policy that embody the principles of human rights.  Read more about immigration and human rights at
Health and Housing Resolutions
"Everyone has the right to a standard of living adequate for the health and well-being of himself and of his family, including food, clothing, housing and medical care and necessary social services, and the right to security in the event of unemployment, sickness, disability, widowhood, old age or other lack of livelihood in circumstances beyond his control." -Article 25 (1), Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR), 1948.
Download resolutions on the right to health care and housing.  Download toolkits on the human right to health, housing, and other economic, social and cultural rights.
Find Your Caucus Location
Minnesota's Republican, Democratic-Farmer-Labor, and Indepence Parties will hold caucuses on Tuesday, February 5, at 7:00 pm.  The Green Party caucuses are scheduled for March 4.  For more information about the caucus system, go to the office of the Minnesota Secretary of State.
Find the location of your caucus by checking the parties' websites at the links below:

Republican Party of Minnesota

Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party

Independence Party of Minnesota

Minnesota Green Party