Making a Difference in Washtenaw County

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Action Items

Make Direct Care Workers a Priority!

Make those who care for our most vulnerable a priority In-home, direct care workers provide vital services to the most vulnerable residents in our state. And yet, they don’t even make enough money to live on. These workers include, personal attendants, home health...

News

Voter Suppression 2020: Meet the Panel

Meet the Panel The next WCDP Community Forum and Membership Meeting, centered around Black History Month, will dig into the sordid and ongoing story of voter suppression. Speakers will include Trische’ Duckworth, William V. Hampton, Justin Hodge, and Joel Rutherford....

Ranked Choice Voting?

Ranked choice voting has been adopted by a number of places, and it is proposed as a way of letting voters indicate their preferences without splitting the vote to the detriment of a more "viable" candidate. Simply put, if the candidate your ballot ranks as "1" is...

In Honor of Dr. Martin Luther King

...on his birthday and Monday's National Holiday, first, the WCDP office will be closed, and second, as is now a tradition, the University of Michigan joins in with many others to organize meaningful talks and events intended to build on Dr. King's legacy. Angela...