Marquette's Democratic Headquarters is officially open as of Sunday to kick off its election campaign cycle.
The HQ staff and campaign staffers mingled with area voters in an effort to get motivated and mobilized for the upcoming elections after a sizeable political dry spell.
"Between them (election cycles) all our stuff is in storage, so this is the time we really rally the community to support Democratic candidates." said Marquette Democratic Party Chair Ben Bohnsack.
To cap off the event, Democratic candidate for Congress Jerry Cannon and candidate for Lieutenant Governor Lisa Brown spoke about their November plans.