Democrats Abroad Turkey to Host Obama Inaugural Celebration
Worldwide Events Planned for January 20th
Inauguration of President Obama
Istanbul, Turkey – Democrats Abroad Turkey will co-host an inaugural celebration on January 20th, joining celebrants across the globe as they mark the inauguration of the 44th President of the United States, Barack Obama. It will be a night that all Americans - and much of the world - will remember for a long time.
Democrats Abroad is the official arm of the Democratic Party for Americans living outside of the United States.
"As an organization, we know that Democrats Abroad made a difference in the Protected content . That's why we are planning to celebrate President Obama's inauguration with our friends here in Istanbul to commemorate this new beginning for America and for its neighbors around the world," said Brooks Emerson, Chair, Democrats Abroad Turkey.
WHO: Democrats Abroad Turkey
WHAT: President Barack Obama's Inaugural Celebration
WHEN: January 20, Protected content , Protected content - ??
WHERE: Ghetto Music Lounge, Kalyoncu Kulluk Caddesi,
COST: 25 TL (food and drinks are not included)
RSVP/PURCHASE TICKETS: American Passport holding or Valid Green card holding individuals. Contact Garrett Gilmore, Democrats Abroad ( Protected content )
For all others, tickets are available through Billetix and at the door at Ghetto
Everyone is welcome!
The Celebration begins at Protected content followed by a broadcast of the oath of office on Ghetto's TV screens. Live Music and a DJ will round out the evening. Food and drinks will also be available.
Events surrounding the inauguration of President-Elect Obama promise to be the largest in history. More than Protected content Abroad inaugural celebrations are planned worldwide.
Democrats Abroad members across the globe worked to educate Americans living abroad about how and where on earth they can vote, held numerous voter registration drives and encouraged participation in the presidential election, as well as congressional races. Democrats Abroad also sponsors the public service web site, Protected content , to assist all Americans living abroad with the voting process.
Democrats Abroad is the overseas branch of the US Democratic Party. Its members are Americans living in over Protected content informed of critical issues at home and abroad, inspired to build a better world through active participation and involved at every level of the US political process. Journalists interested in Democrats Abroad and its inaugural events in other countries should contact Jody Couser for more information by writing to Protected content
Democrats Abroad is the official overseas branch of the U.S. Democratic Party. With members in 164
countries around the globe, Democrats Abroad holds eight positions on the Democratic National Committee
and sends a voting delegation to the Democratic National Convention to select our presidential candidate.