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We work to elect those whose ideas, policies and mission are to create good jobs and an economy that works for everyone, to provide a quality education from pre-k through college, to protect the civil rights of all people, and to build strong communities across our state where people have access to affordable healthcare and clean air and drinking water. Simply put - we believe in equality, opportunity, and prosperity for all.

Latest News

  • November 21, 2018

    Congratulations everyone on a successful election in Orange County.

    Hard work brings mid-term success in Orange County:

    • There was at least one voter contact / GOTV event in each precinct and more in most precincts.
    • For virtually every hour of Early Voting and Election Day, we had poll greeters handing out sample ballots, engaging voters and monitoring the polls.
    • Early on, we created 10,000 flyers with ballot information and the early voting schedule.  
    • For Election Day, we produced created 65,000 sample ballots for canvassing and the polls.
    • Volunteers wrote about 20,000 postcards for voters. 
    • All of our precincts are getting stronger, having picnics, potlucks, block parties, informational gatherings, etc.  They are building tight-knit Democratic communities that will be ready for the Second Blue Wave.
    • Democratic-leaning candidates received 90 percent of the number of votes that they did during the 2016 presidential and gubernatorial election.
    • Democrats went from 74% of the votes in Orange County to 78% , even though we lacked highly contested elections except for the judges. 
    • Four hundred volunteers helped County-to-County partners win Republican seats.   
    • Led by Julie Tomkovick and Jenny McMillan, we presented 21 C2C webinars and reached folks in 49 counties.  Some 464 folks registered and either attended live or received the webinar links, Powerpoints and documents to view later on. 
    • Led by Joan Guilkey, assisted by Jane Brown, we held 93 phone banks targeting nine counties and their candidates. Susan Lindsay sent canvassers to knock on over 11,000 doors for eight candidates.
  • September 09, 2018

    Watch party after the polls close at Might as Well Sports Bar 206 W Franklin St across from the new Target.

    Click Here for Early Voting Hours and Locations

    Sample Ballots

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    There is a lot more information under the Elections 2018 Menu.

  • August 30, 2018
  • June 20, 2018

    Tell all your friends and family we need every vote for these justices.

  • March 01, 2018

       

    Rep. Graig Meyer celebrates the fact that Democrats will have candidates in all 170 NCGA districts--a first!  (Video 5:50)

    The very diverse ticket includes many women seeking office for the first time.

    The #BlueWave2018 will run from Murphy to Manteo!