Local Elections

MEETINGS:  Held one a month on Thursdays at 6:30

DEMOCRATIC PARTY ENDORSEMENTS FOR MARCH 3 PRIMARY

ALL OC RACES per Voice of OC

CADEM HEADQUARTERS OPEN IN HUNTINGTON BEACH at 18700 Main Street Suite 209. (Across from 5 Points shopping center.

MARCH PRIMARY NEWS

For the latest results go to https://www.ocvote.com/vc/web/results/current-election-results

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VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

CADEM–the coordinated campaign from the Democratic party is gearing up with multiple opportunities.  Go to https://www.cadem.org/take-action/2020-coordinated-campaign for local information and volunteer opportunities.

Go to Swing Left and Vote Forward to sign up for activities to help Democrats in other states.  Write letters or postcards for your favorite out of state candidates.

Check out P2TV the Protect the Vote Campaign to learn about the program. They feature a Promote and Protect Voter Hotline if you have questions about your vote or encounter perceived irregularities. The number (877) 321-8683.   They are also looking for volunteers.  If you are an attorney or law students go to CDP P2TV Volunteer Attorney Signup Form; activists please go to CDP P2TV Volunteer Operator (Non-Attorney) Signup Form. 

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OUR MISSION

  1. Inform, organize, and mobilize Huddle members and the community to support progressive candidates, initiatives and ideals.
  2. Educate the public about the voting records of elected officials and the positions of candidates in meeting progressive ideals.
  3. Integrate with groups that support our purpose in order to maximize impact, influence, and action toward achieving progressive goals.

RESOURCES:

Please feel free to distribute and share the following resources as you see fit.

HARLEY ROUDA won the election in November.  You can check his website or follow Harley on Facebook , Twitter, YouTube.

OFFICE HOLDERS – pdf   (2016 document )

A comprehensive guide to all elected offices in Orange County presented as a spreadsheet. Page 1 is shown below; click above for remaining pages.

COUNTY GOVERNMENT

County government affects our daily lives in multiple ways: the courts, education, voter registration and such.  This is an important review of an almost “hidden” jurisdiction.  HB Huddle area is represented by Districts 1 and 2. 

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FRAMING ISSUES EFFECTIVELY

This thought provoking presentation invites you to learn how the “other side” thinks.  You have to have a sense of people’s patterns of developing values in order to have a chance at change.

US CONSTITUTION  — a great read.  Good to review from time to time.

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