Local Elections

NOVEMBER BALLOTS drop on October 5


Joe Biden
President
https://joebiden.com/
Kamala Harris
Vice President


Harley Rouda
US Representaive 48th
https://harleyforcongress.com/

Dave Min
CA Senate 37
https://davemin.com/

Cottie Pietrie-Norris
CA Assembly 74th
https://votecottie.com/

Diedre Nguyen
CA Assembly 72
https://diedrenguyen.com/

Dan Kalmick
HB City Council
https://dankalmick.com/

Natialie Moser
HB City Council
https://www.nataliemoser4hb.com/

Oscar Rodriguez
HB City Council
https://www.oscarforhb.com/

Spencer Hagaman
HBUHSC School Board
https://www.spencerhagaman.com

Ian Collins
Fountain Valley District
https://www.fvsd.us/apps/pages/index.jsp?uREC_ID=470082&type=u&pREC_ID=863290

Steve Schultz
Fountain Valley District
https://elevateluv.com

Karl Seckel
Muni Water District  Div 4
https://karlforwater.com/

Michael Elliot
OC Water District Div 6
https://oc-water.com/wd/Special-Districts

Sergio Contreras
OC Supervisor Area 1
https://www.sergiocontrerasforsupervisor.com/

Katrina Foley
Mayor Costa Mesa
https://www.katrinafoley.com/

John Stephens
Costa Mesa City Council
https://www.stephensforcostamesa.com/

Jeff Harlan
Costa Mesa City Council Dist 6
https://harlanforcostamesa.com/

Glenn Grandis
Fountain Valley City Council
https://www.grandisforfv.com/

Mai-Khan Tran, MD
Fountain Valley City Council
https://www.votedrtran.com/

Loren Gameros
Costa Mesa City Council 2
https://gamerosforcitycouncil.com/

David Johnson
Westminster School Area 1
https://www.vote-david.com/




VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

CADEM–the coordinated campaign from the Democratic party is gearing up with multiple opportunities.  Go to https://www.cadem.org/   

The West Orange County Democratic club has links to volunteer opportunities: such as phone banking for census and individual candidates.  

Go to mobilize.us for volunteer opportunities in support of multiple causes such as census or out-of-area races. 

Go to https://www.volunteersignup.org/MTP7P to sign up and volunteer to write postcards for out-of-state elections.  

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.

Also check out Field Team 6.  This organization is focused on registering people to vote or to vote by mail.  

Check out 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. 

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. 

OCSupMap2011-2

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.

Constitution

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