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2017 Re-Organization Meeting

Submitted by Gwen Groden on Mon, 2017-01-02 13:12

The meeting will take place regardless of weather, unless the library is closed.

DATE: Saturday, January 7th, 2017

MEETING PLACE:  Bellingham Public Library Lecture Room, Downtown Branch

TIME:  Meeting will start promptly at 10 a.m., so arriving by 9:30 is encouraged.

What can we do right now? Focused Issue Groups

Submitted by Gwen Groden on Wed, 2016-11-23 12:16

First meeting scheduled for Dec 17th at 4:00pm, at the WECU Education Center, 511 E Holly. Join a group for discussion and action on issues of concern such as:

Message from Our Chair

Submitted by Gwen Groden on Fri, 2016-11-11 11:37

As the Chair of the Whatcom County Democrats, I write this with great sadness and dismay.  Yes, we won victories in Washington State, but I still care about people in other states that  have been marginalized by our Federal Election and their own State Elections as well.  This has been the first election since the Voting Rights Act was weakened and the Citizens United decision that Voting Rights weren't protected.  Do we know what the outcome might have been if everyone was allowed to vote?  Republicans have systematically chipped away at access to voting, suppr

Here are the drop-box locations

Submitted by Abe Jacobson on Sun, 2016-10-30 16:49

Drop-box locations for your ballot are listed at http://www.co.whatcom.wa.us/1863/Ballot-Drop-Box-Locations

 

 

Sign up for I-1464- Clean Elections

Submitted by Abe Jacobson on Sat, 2016-10-29 11:58

Help make our State's elections clean: http://www.yes1464.org/bellingham_gotv

Join us for one final Yes on I-1464 push. We'll be knocking on doors throughout Bellingham November 5 to make sure everyone remembers to vote Yes and return their ballots on time. Please RSVP to join us!

http://www.yes1464.org/bellingham_gotv

Take a card- any card!

Submitted by Abe Jacobson on Thu, 2016-10-20 16:18
Take a card, any card!

Limit lobby influences on politicians October 22

Submitted by Abe Jacobson on Mon, 2016-10-17 15:48

 

 

Actually reforming money in politics this November is going to come down to one thing - regular voters learning about I-1464. And that's why on Saturday, October 22nd, we’re getting out the vote! 

Initiative I-1464

Phone Banks Now Happening All Over Whatcom County

Submitted by Gwen Groden on Thu, 2016-10-13 12:19

In addition to the nightly and weekend phone banks at the Coordinated Campaign office at 215 W Holly, Suite B-30 (entrance on Bay St), we now have phone banks scheduled throughout the county.

Ferndale -42nd LD Phone Banks

Monday & Wednesdays 5-9pm

Shifts 5 to7pm & 7 to 9pm

Voter Recommendations for General Election

Submitted by Gwen Groden on Mon, 2016-10-10 13:51

(in Ballot Order)

I-1433   Minimum Wage/Paid Sick Leave                 YES

I-1464   Campaign Finance Laws                             YES

I-1491   Extreme Risk Protection Orders                  YES

Ways to Help Cascade Mall Shooting Victims

Submitted by Gwen Groden on Fri, 2016-09-30 11:53

People’s Bank

People’s Bank: 360-707-0333 (Account Name: Skagit Love)

SKAGIT LOVE Benefit Account For The Families of the Victims of the Mall Shooting. 
Separate accounts for each victims family. You can go to any People's Bank ask to donate to SKAGIT LOVE, donate to a specific family or tell them you wish your donation be divided equally. 

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