And a good thing too – here is a release re its current needs: The Democratic National Committee (DNC) is staffing up for many different roles across departments. Roles range from leading a department to support staff. If you are interested and have experience in the following fields: • Fundraising • Marketing • Finance &..
DNC Chair Tom Perez and Deputy Chair Keith Ellison had an hour long call with DNC members to discuss the status of a number of projects – below are my notes and the notes from our excellent DNC Secretary Jason Rae. The Call was substantive, informative, and open to member’s ideas. It really is a..
DNC Secretary Jason Rae just provided the information below on a DNC Chair turn-around tour, which will feature a stop in Virginia. I’ll post when I get more info. Tom Perez and Keith Ellison to Kick Off Democratic Turnaround Tour DNC Chair Tom Perez and DNC Deputy Chair Rep. Keith Ellison announced today that they..
From DNC Chair Tom Perez: We’re launching something really exciting tomorrow tonight, and I wanted you to be the first to know about it. It’s called Democrats Live. We’ll be streaming live from DNC HQ to give you an inside look at what we’re up to here in Washington and at state parties around the..
As evidence that we have a new DNC, here is a report on our Atlanta meeting from our new Secretary Jason Rae. There is more information below than we received over the past 8 years as DNC members, including the final resolutions package. Enjoy. Dear DNC Member, I am excited to be sharing my first..
The Democratic National Committee met (for 13.5 hours) on Saturday and elected a progressive, action-oriented, diverse leadership team. Chair Tom Perez, Deputy Chair Keith Ellison, the newly elected officers, the strong candidates who ran but did not get elected, and DNC members are committed to building the Democratic Party, winning elections, and defeating Trumpism. The new..
In less than 24 hours, we should have a new DNC Chair – this is exciting, especially for DNC members who have felt underutilized (if not outright ignored) over the past 8 years. I support Tom Perez, but I would be happy to serve under Keith Ellison as well. Both are great speakers, good organizers,..
After 8 years of being an underutilized aspect of the White House political office, the DNC is ready for action, and ready to take on Trump. There is no status quo and there are no status quo candidates – there are a number of excellent, diverse candidates for DNC office who have been able to..
Updates: See DNC Winter Meeting details below for latest information on this week’s meeting, including agendas and meeting locations, and here’s the link to sign up to attend Saturday’s General II (elections); chair candidate updates; and here are my endorsements. I’ll be tweeting @Demrulz. DNC Winter Meeting – Atlanta, Feb. 23-25, 2017 – Westin Peachtree..
The incoming Trump administration offers a target rich opportunity for action and resistance. Every lousy appointment or ignorant tweet justifiably incites outrage, as will Trump administration policies whenever he comes up with some. It is tempting to remain in a constant state of outrage, but that’s probably not healthy. So how to identify the battles..
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