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Items of Interest to the Democratic Community

SB County Boards and Commissions  County Supervisor Joan Hartmann seeks Third District residents to serve on the following County boards and commissions: Behavioral Wellness Commission (two openings) Board of Architecture Review Central County (alternate position) Housing Authority Board of Commissioners Human Services Commission Civil Service Commission Veteran’s Services Advisory Committee To apply online or learn …

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Phone and Walk for Candidates

March Volunteer Schedule With the Primary election campaigns now in full-swing, Democratic candidates Salud Carbajal, Monique Limón, and Gregg Hart need your help in reaching voters. Here is the schedule of opportunities in March to assist when you are able: Neighborhood Walks: Every Sat. at 10 a.m & Sun. at 1 p.m. Phone Banks: Every Sun. thru Thurs. 5 – 8 p.m To sign up, …

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State, County & City Endorsements

The Fortunate Few Statewide Though most statewide offices went without endorsement at the recent Democratic party convention in San Diego, a few candidates did achieve the 60% threshold: Secretary of State Alex Padilla who is running for re-election, State Senator Ricardo Lara for Insurance Commissioner, Board of Equalization member Betty Yee for State Controller, Fiona …

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March Newsletter is ‘Let the Games Begin!’

on the comments/editorials page.

News and Photos from the State Convention in San Diego

Here is the report from C. Clouse – The main event was the battle for the party endorsements, which require a 60% level of support among the delegates. Given open seats and the context of issues like single-payer health care, there were few endorsed candidates to emerge—not even for the U.S. Senate seat held for …

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In honor of the students of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School

“March For Our Lives” on March 24th Commonsense gun regulation Common sense gun safety measures   Victoria Sanchez‏Verified account @VictoriaSanchez Feb 19 More Students lie down in front of the White House asking for gun reform. Two 16 year old girls organized this group in a matter of days. Social media helped spread the word. Sweet Honey and …

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It may seem early, but it’s time to get back in gear 

We elect our members of Congress and the CA Assembly every two years. It may seem early, but it’s time for them to get back into gear.   Let’s Get Things Started!

Power to the Polls! SB Women’s March 2018

Grab ’em by the midterms!   The Democratic Service Club was there registering voters and collecting signatures for Salud and Monique to cover filing fees for the 2018 ballot.     Note the lack of Nazis at our march.

Let’s Get Things Started!

We elect our members of Congress and the CA Assembly every two years. It may seem early, but it’s time for them to get back into gear. Let’s Get Things Started!  

Discussion about the Democratic Party of Santa Barbara Endorsement Process