WAYS TO ENGAGE
Now that the CADEM Virtual Convention is in the books and candidates have received official endorsements, it’s a great time to get together, at least via Zoom, and go over specific ways in which we can get involved and engage in the ongoing fight for Democracy. …
2022 ELECTION CYCLE UPDATE – CADEM ENDORSED CANDIDATES
“Do or do not. There is no try.” – Yoda
This quote is a simple lesson in commitment and the power in giving something our all, and it absolutely applies this year, and every election cycle.
Since the official CADEM Virtual Convention, some things have been shaking out, so I’ve updated my previous information accordingly. Don’t assume any Democratic candidate has this in the bag. ALL of them need support, whether it be in donations, writing postcards, phone banking, or good old fashioned feet on the ground canvassing….
EQUAL PAY DAY
The following is an article published today from The 19th. It’s a great email newsletter covering a range of women’s issues that comes straight to your inbox. I highly recommend signing up.
“It’s not enough to have our butts in the seats, we have to get the same cash in our pockets.”
-Noreen Farrell, executive director of Equal Rights Advocates.…
REDISTRICTING – HOW IT’S SHAKING OUT
Whoo-ie is it getting crazy here in California after the “final” (pending official approval) 2021 redistricting maps were released in December. First, it is not easy trying to figure out where we fall in all of this. When Googling “district maps for California…” there are multiple articles about it, maps readily available from 2011 and even 2001 lines, but it’s like looking through a needle in a haystack to narrow things down and try to find out (a) where WE here in the KRV fall, and (b) who is running to represent us in the 2022 election cycle….