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Friday, July 18 through Saturday, August 2. Don't wait until Thursday, August 7. VOTE TODAY at any one of the four early voting sites.  Your voice, your vote.

Monday, July 21. The Chattanooga Women's Leadership Institute and UTC's Departments of Political Science and Sociology invite you to a Candidate Reception and Forum from 5:30 to 7:30 pm at the UTC Fine Arts Center, 752 Vine Street.  There will be a reception and meet and greet for all candidates from 5:30 to 6:30 and a forum in the Roland Hayes Auditorium in the Fine Arts Center from 6:30 to 7:30 pm for the candidates for the 3rd Congressional District: Mary Headrick, Chuck Fleischmann, and Weston Wamp.  


  •  :: Chair Terry Lee and Vice Chair Jackie Dowell welcome you to our new Headquarters at 4300 North Access Road.
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Early Voting for the August 7, 2014 Hamilton County General Election and the Tennessee and Federal Primary Elections starts on Friday, July 18 and runs through Saturday, August 2.

Registered voters may vote at any of the following locations:

Hamilton County Election Commission

700 River Terminal Road (off Amnicola Highway)

Open Monday through Friday 8 am to 7 pm and Saturday 9 am to 7 pm

Brainerd Recreation Center

1010 North Moore Road

Open Monday through Saturday 10 am to 7 pm

Eastwood Church

4300 Ooltewah-Ringgold Road

Open Monday through Saturday 10 am to 7 pm

Northgate Mall

Next to Applebee's Restaurant

Open Monday throgh Saturday 10 am to 7 pm 


Deadline to register to vote for the August election is July 8th! You may register in person at the Hamilton County Election Commission at 700 River Terminal Road, 37406, or come by the Hamilton County Democratic Party at 4300 North Access Road. Remember, your vote is your voice!

Make sure you have a PHOTO ID with you when you go to vote

You didn't need a photo ID to register to vote but you WILL need one to vote, and not all photo IDs are acceptable.  

The following IDs may be used even if they have expired:

1. Tennessee driver license with your photo
2. U. S. Passport
3. Tennessee Department of Safetly and Homeland Security photo ID*
4. Photo ID issued by federal or Tennessee government
5. U.S. military photo ID, including Veteran ID card
6. Tennessee handgun carry permit with your photo

NOTE: If you are a student at UTC or other college, your student ID will NOT be accepted.  

* You can get a FREE photo ID from a Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security Driver Service Center.  There are two centers in Hamilton County: 6502 Bonny Oaks Drive in Chattanooga and 4873 Dayton Boulevard in Red Bank

If you need assistance getting your photo ID, contact the
Hamilton County Democratic Party and we will help you.

New Headquarters a Welcome Addition

Over 100 Democrats came to the Open House at our new headquarters at 4300 North Access Road, Suite C, on Tuesday, Febaruary 25.  Go to the Photo Gallery to see pictures taken by Larry Miller, Brenda Nunn and Annie Hall.  If you are a Democratic candidate in need of meeting space, contact Terry Lee to reserve a room at headquarters.  Space is available on a first-come, first-served basis.


The Hamilton County Democratic Party is putting the FUN back in fundraising as we kick off our Feed the Donkey campaign. 

Our donkey likes greens…preferably paper greens…the kind that’ll help pay the rent.  Yes!  The Hamilton County Democratic Party has a new headquarters! It's in a central location with plenty of free parking, handicap accessibility, and two meeting rooms.

Our Feed the Donkey Menu (below) gives you a wide range of options to help with headquarters operations.  Your donation will help us maximize our resources to get the vote out and elect Democrats to office in August and November.  Click on the red DONATE bar to make your contribution! 


  • Keep the water running for a month: $25
  • Keep the phones ringing for a month: $50
  • Keep our website up for a month: $105
  • Provide and heat for a month: $125
  • Put our name on the door - HQ sign: $800
  • Pay the rent for a week: $300
  • Pay the rent for a month: $1286