Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we’ve been waiting for. We are the change that we seek.
— Barack Obama

Our Mission

The mission of the Wilson County Democratic Party is to promote the ideas and values of the Democratic Party, win elections, and have the opportunity to build a better future for citizens in Wilson County, Tennessee.


About us

The Democratic Party of the United States is comprised of National, State and County level Committees. At the National level, there is The Democratic National Committee, (DNC). At the State level, there are Committees in 50 states and Guam, the Virgin Islands and American Samoa. At the local level, there are thousands of County Democratic Committees throughout the US.

The Wilson County Democratic Party is a constituent part of the Tennessee Democratic Party and is governed by officers elected by the Wilson County Democratic Executive Committee. Our Party's purpose is to promote the ideals and principles of the Democratic Party and to aid in the election of Democrats and Democratic nominees for public office..

At every level, the Democratic Party is comprised almost entirely of volunteers who rely primarily on financial donations to fund Party work. The Democratic Party is the oldest political party in the United States and among the oldest in the world. It exists as a matter of law and is responsible for qualification and nomination of Democratic Candidates.