See you in Santa Rosa on January 26?
January 26 is an important date for progressives who live in the 10th Assembly District. It’s your best chance to exercise democracy in the Democratic Party by going to the Assembly District Delegate Election to vote for the Progressive Slate, a group of passionate and independent Democratic Party activists.
These are some key supporters of the Progressive Slate: The Coalition for Grassroots Progress, Our Revolution North Bay, Our Revolution Marin, Progressive DFA Marin, and RootsAction.org. You can find lots of information you need about the candidates and the election here.
Have you already decided to come to the election and vote for us? Please register here.
If you haven’t decided yet, please read on!
To work effectively and have a strong voice with the California Democratic Party, it’s important that the slate be elected together.
When: Saturday, January 26, between 10:00 a.m. and 12:45 p.m.
Candidate speeches begin at 10:15 a.m.
Registration and voting take place between 10:45 a.m. and 12:45 p.m.
You may register, vote, and leave; staying though the speeches is not required.
You must be in line no later than 12:45 p.m. to be able to vote.
UA Local 38 Plumbers and Pipefitters Building (MAP)
3473 Santa Rosa Ave.
Santa Rosa, CA. 95407
Transportation: If you are coming from Marin, we have 45 seats on a bus which we hope to fill. The bus departs from the Marin Civic Center Veterans Memorial Auditorium Parking Lot at 9 AM and will be returning to Marin around 1 PM. This will get everyone to the election in time to hear candidate speeches at 10:15am, and to vote at the top of the line at 10:45am. Anyone who wants to be on the bus should contact Pat Johnstone, firstname.lastname@example.org, with your name, email and cell phone number.
Can we count on your vote? Please register here.
Your vote for the entire Progressive Slate, listed below, will help advance our progressive principles in the California Democratic Party. We need your help to make this effort successful.
Here is our slate of progressive candidates:
• Caroline Banuelos
• Lisa Bennett
• Ruth Carter
• Alice Chan
• Donna Norton
• Debra Taube
• Carey Caccavo Wheaton
• Bob Harmon
• Perry Lloyd
• Ralph Miller (also our candidate for Executive Board)
• Oliver Snow
• Norman Solomon
• Jim Wheaton
Any registered Democrat who lives in Assembly District 10 is eligible to vote in this election. If you’re not currently a registered Democrat, you may register at the meeting and vote. AD 10 includes all of Marin County and much of Sonoma County. If you live in Sonoma County but are unsure which assembly district you’re in, you can check the Sonoma County Registrar of Voters website to find your district.
• Single-Payer Health Care
• Real climate change actions and an immediate ban on fracking
• Restoration of the Voting Rights Act, and campaign finance reform
• Immigration reform: protection and expansion of rights of undocumented residents
• Criminal justice reform
These are all things we can accomplish by working together in California. We can influence the party platform, have a voice in the endorsement process, and hold Democratic elected officials and candidates accountable.
Please come out and vote for the Progressive Slate on January 26 to strengthen the progressive voice in the California Democratic Party.
The Coalition for Grassroots Progress is an independent community-based political action committee for progressive change. This work is only possible with your financial support. The best way you can help is to become a recurring, monthly donor. Our dedicated team ensures even the smallest contributions go a long way; please consider a donation of any amount to CGP today.
Thank you for your activism and your support,
The Team at Coalition for Grassroots Progress
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PO Box 6653, San Rafael, CA 94903
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