The Christian Party of American hosted its first national convention last weekend in North Carolina. The party’s Texas affiliate is led by former Constitution Party Southern Regional Chairman Clell Drumheller, who is also national chairman. The party was apparently founded in North Carolina and is led by a handful of activists from that state.
The national convention was attended by 33 delegates on Friday Night and 20 delegates on Saturday. Four or five states were represented. Delegates attended from Texas, North Carolina, Georgia, and Maryland. Additionally, the party claims to have an organization in Tennessee. However, it appears the party has not achieve ballot access in any state yet.
The party was addressed by a number of speakers, including Michael Peroutka, the 2004 Presidential nominee of the Constitution Party.
The party’s officers are as follows:
Clell Drumheller: National Chairman, Christian Party of America; Chairman Christian Party of Texas
Don Watson: Nstional Vice-Chairman, Christian Party of America; Chairman Christian Party of North Carolina
B. Rice: National Prayer Team Leader
Earl Grover: Director, Veterans for the Constitution
Larry Davis: Southeastern Seaboard Director, Veterans for the Constitution
Cynde Drumheller: National Chairman, Christian Women of America
Kathy Bredehoeft: National Field Director