News and Updates

Voter Guide Distribution

It’s time to get out the vote! In the past, Get Out the Vote (GOTV) has started the last few days before Election Day. But with Michigan’s new absentee voting rights, GOTV starts 40 days earlier! Voters can start casting their ballots as early as September 24. The...

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...

Dems Care: uniteSTEM Program

SUPPORT EDUCATION OPPORTUNITY WHILE CLEARING OUT OLD TECHNOLOGY & MISC EQUIPMENT The Ypsilanti non-profit called uniteSTEM provides educational support for some of the most challenged students in the Ypsilanti Community Schools (YCS). This past year, the uniteSTEM...

WCDP 2020 General Election Endorsements

The Washtenaw County Democratic Party held its endorsement meeting via Zoom on Tuesday, August 11th at 6:30 p.m. to endorse candidates for the November 2020 General Election. Here are the results: Candidate Race Debbie Dingell 12th Congressional District Erane...

Three actions to take right now to protect the USPS

Most states have criminal statutes prohibiting interference with the delivery of ballots. A coalition of state AGs seems to be forming to challenge this assault on our democracy. So stay tuned for that. Meantime, here are 3 quick actions every citizen can take: Robert...

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