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Great Job SB Dems! Near Sweep on South Coast, Calamity Averted for the Nation

Nationally, Democrats are feeling grateful that things aren’t worse. Locally, though, Election Day 2022 couldn’t have gone much better. At this point two days after the voting deadline, we are winning 22 of the 25 races the County party endorsed in. As crunch time arrived at HQ on Carrillo St., the DSC was there in full force, …

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Labor Day BBQ at Tucker’s Grove

Hear From The Endorsed Candidates! Labor Day Picnic 2022 Monday, September 5 2pm – 4pm Tucker’s Grove Park – Area 1 Purchase Tickets Here

42-year-old memories revived for Marian Shapiro

Those of us who know Marian Shapiro like to claim her as our own treasure. The DSC certainly does, but then so do Dem Women and many other progressive organizations in Santa Barbara. In the spring of 1980, though, she was living in Hays, Kansas and traveled as a delegate to the National League of …

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SB Dems Honor Sally Hearon

We share the treasure that is Sally Hearon with many others in the local Democratic community, but we want to recognize that she was there from the start of the Democratic Service Club, and over the years has provided leadership and more than her share of “service” alongside our many other volunteers. Congratulations, Sally, on …

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Special interests and conservative Republicans are trying to buy this election

2021 Make no mistake – special interests and conservative Republicans are trying to buy this election. They’re spending big to reverse the progress our Democratic city leaders have made over the past four years: fighting climate change, protecting renters, implementing real solutions to homelessness, and creating more good-paying union jobs.   The Democratic Party supports the progress …

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Thank You to Our Dedicated Volunteers

2021 DSC Volunteers in Action The everlasting pandemic has somewhat constrained our eager team of volunteers as far as opportunities to be of service go. Candidate fund-raisers, where we could cover an array of essential chores, have, shall we say, all but dried-up, and mass mailings, routinely handled by our seasoned Mailing Brigade, have generally …

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California Procrastinators – Vote Now

And make sure every CA friend, relative and acquaintance you know has voted. Every single one. Return your vote-by-mail ballot by mail with prepaid postage as long as it’s postmarked by September 14, 2021 or in-person to a secure ballot drop box, to a voting location or your county elections office by 8:00 p.m. on …

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2021 – Stop the Republican Recall

Let’s Just Get This Done! Yes, this recall nonsense is aggravating and wasteful, but it’s not trivial and needs to be beaten down by the majority of California voters who know better. There are plenty of us, but we need to vote without fail. Ballots will be arriving this week. Here’s what to do: Mark, …

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2021 Celebrate Labor Day – Picnic 2pm – 4pm

Photo of Marty Walsh, Secretary of Labor

Tickets Still Available!       Monday September 6, 2021, 2pm-4pm Tuckers Grove Park ”  … You’re leading the Department of Labor at a major inflection point for the country, with people getting back to work after so many lost jobs during the pandemic — and with the way we work potentially reshaped by the experience. What …

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2021 Labor Day Picnic – Monday September 6

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  Tickets still available!   Monday, September 6 2PM – 4PM Tucker’s Grove Park Buy Tickets Important COVID-19 Information In accordance with health safety guidance, we will be requiring all attendees to be fully vaccinated, or provide proof of a negative covid test before entry. Additionally, masks will be required. Once you purchase your ticket …

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