Washtenaw Democrats

Making a difference in Southeastern Michigan

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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

Mayday! Friday Car Rally/Protest for Dignity for the Undocumented

Washtenaw County is home to at least 400 undocumented immigrant families, many of whom are trying to get legal status. They work in many areas– restaurants, hotels, construction, housekeeping, yard work, and elder care, usually at very low wages and without any...

Candidate Petition Deadlines Unchanged

Becoming a candidate is especially difficult this year due the the cancellation of in-person events. Reach out to those you know to find out how to sign! From the County Elections office: At this time the filing deadlines for candidates running for public office on...

Action Items


DEMS CARE. DEMS SHARE. This pandemic is a slow moving hurricane. People are losing jobs and workplaces. It’s time to serve our community. It’s time to live our values. We can help each other from our homes, to help those at risk of losing theirs and so much more....

Urge the Governor to Use Vacant Hotel Rooms to Shelter the Homeless

Homeless individuals have the same needs as we all do – food, shelter, and health care. During this pandemic, many places that normally provide these services are closed. As we combat COVID-19, it is especially important that homeless individuals have shelter to...