Bethlehem, New York – Democratic Committee

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The Bethlehem Democratic Committee is proud to participate in the democratic process in Bethlehem, New York. We provide residents with an open, representative, and participatory electoral exchange.

Open: Choice and transparency are important to the Democratic Committee. We support qualified candidates for public office and we encourage an ongoing dialogue on important issues that impact our town’s residents and our quality of life.

Representative: The Bethlehem Democratic Committee members are your neighbors and friends. We come from all parts of the town and are representative of the diversity of our residents.

Participatory: The Bethlehem Democratic Committee works to support candidates for public office that share our democratic ideals. We encourage town Democratic voters to participate in the electoral process and we strive for full participation of all Committee members in the decision making process.

The Bethlehem Democratic Party has worked over many decades to organize and run candidates for elective office in Bethlehem. Our committee members work within the community to ensure that residents are aware of the party activities and we continue our work to grow the Democratic Party.  The Bethlehem Democratic Committee activities are not just limited to running candidates for office. Our members are active within the community and come from various backgrounds. We are bound by our belief in the principles of the democratic process and we are united in our support of Democratic candidates for public office. We also support local youth sports teams, community groups and we are members of the Bethlehem Chamber of Commerce. The Bethlehem Democratic Committee is part of the community of the Town of Bethlehem.

We hope you will provide support to the Bethlehem Democratic Committee by staying involved. We encourage residents to contact us to learn more about the Party, our activities, and the candidates we are supporting. Please e-mail us at or contact your Committee Person directly.  We look forward to hearing from you and we thank you for your support.

Town of Bethlehem

Incorporated in March of 1793, the Town is situated on the west bank of the Hudson River, bordering Albany, the capital city of New York State.  It includes the hamlets of Delmar, Elsmere, Glenmont, Selkirk, Slingerlands, and South and North Bethlehem. Bethlehem is a dynamic and diverse community with a population of over 35,000 and total area of 52 square miles.

Bethlehem offers high-quality school systems, excellent recreational facilities for young and old, and superb programs and services.  Its blend of suburban neighborhoods, rural life and commercial enterprises make it a pleasant, attractive and enjoyable community for businesses and residents alike.

Bethlehem has an active Democratic majority that provides good government by maintaining and improving our Town while keeping taxes at a reasonable level.  We encourage you to find out more about the Town of Bethlehem and our elected officials.