Washtenaw Democrats

Making a difference in Southeastern Michigan

Here are two ways you can increase Democratic voter turnout:

We’d like to thank all of the candidates who participated in the online candidates corner. As we move closer to the election, the WCDP will be launching an updated version with more detailed information about the candidates.

The WCDP will continue to post updates on canceled events, postponements, and venue changes as they occur.

News & Updates

FAQ’s for Absentee Voting in Michigan

1)   Can I do this all on line? No, the application still has to go in with your physical signature each time. Once it’s printed and signed, it can be mailed in, scanned and emailed, or delivered in person to your clerk’s office. To find the address, go to...

Absentee Ballot Applications Arriving in Your Mailbox!

Big news for the protection of elections in Michigan! Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson (who will join us briefly at the upcoming membership meeting on June 6) has announced her office will send applications for an Absentee Ballot to every registered voter. Watch your...

Meet Our Supreme Court Candidates: Online Forum with A2D2

MDP members have also voted to endorse two great candidates for the Michigan Supreme Court, Chief Justice Bridget Mary McCormack and Elizabeth Welch, and the Ann Arbor Indivisible group A2D2 in collaboration with Swing Left and others recently organized an online...

Action Items

The MI GOP Wants States to Refuse Federal COVID Aid

 With all the economic, social and healthcare crises affecting our state right now, what do our GOP state legislators feel is urgent business? Making sure that Michigan REFUSES the federal aid that our state government will desperately need to function. Yes, you read...

Share Your Story for Ann Arbor’s A2Zero Initiative

People all over Ann Arbor are making their homes, neighborhoods, and community more sustainable. Share your stories! Ann Arbor’s Office of Sustainability and Innovations is collecting short videos from around town, showing how people are taking steps to advance...

Call the Governor to Release State Prisoners at Risk of COVID-19

As of May 9th, 2020, the Michigan Department of Corrections has logged more coronavirus deaths than any other state prison system and has more deaths from COVID-19 than the entire federal prison system, which houses more than 172,000 people nationwide, a population...