January Monthly Meeting [Video]

The January 2021 General Membership Meeting focused on lessons learned from the recent general election. The meeting featured a number of guest speakers and opportunities for attendees to ask questions and make comments. There are four clips available from the...

Intern with the MI Dems

The Michigan Dems are looking for an intern to assist with training and party affairs. Duties will include working with local unit and caucus MDP chairs, assisting in the development and implementation of a statewide activist and volunteer training program,...

County Election Results Certified

The bi-partisan Washtenaw County Board of Canvassers completed and certified the canvass of the November 3, 2020 General Election on Thursday, November 12. Official election results can be found at Washtenaw.org/Elections. The Washtenaw County Board of Canvassers...

Call to Convention – Fall 2020

Pursuant to the rules and bylaws of the Washtenaw County Democratic Party (WCDP) and the Michigan Democratic Party (MDP) and as previously noticed in a previous newsletter, the WCDP will hold its November County Convention beginning at 6 p.m. on Monday, November 23rd...

From the Chair: Poll Greeting Matters

From the Chair: In 2018, in the midst of a very busy day on Election Day, I found myself with a bit of free time, so I took a shift as a poll greeter handing out slate cards. It was cold. It was raining. It was windy. And it was also the most enjoyable thing I did the...

Proposed WCDP Bylaw Changes

Bylaw changes will be proposed at the General Membership Meeting taking place on Saturday, November 7 at 9:30 a.m. In order to participate in this meeting, you will need to have been a member of the Michigan Democratic Party (MDP) for at least 30 days. That means the...

Biden/ONE Campaign Pivot to a Door-knocking GOTV!

The Biden Campaign has decided that we can do a more traditional GOTV campaign with doorknocking, and they are hosting a series of webinar/calls to share their new strategy with Washtenaw volunteers. If you’re not busy getting out the Voter Guide, or once...

WCDP 2020 Endorsements

The Washtenaw County Democratic Party held its final endorsement meeting via Zoom on Monday, September 21st to endorse additional candidates for the November 2020 General Election. Here is the final 2020 WCDP endorsement list: Candidates endorsed by the WCDP –...

September Endorsement Meeting

Zoom meeting to endorse Joe Biden & Kamala Harris At our Endorsement Meeting on August 11th, WCDP members voted to endorse all Democratic Party candidates who had won their primaries and had asked for our endorsement. However, we neglected to include Joe Biden and...