Thanks so much for attending!

Our sincere thanks to those folks who took time out during this busy holiday season to attend, share great food and progressive ideas! Thanks to outgoing board members who’ve served us and the progressive community so well. Thank you and Congratulations to incoming and continuing board members — Here’s to a wonderful year ahead!  Special thanks to Marilyn Hughes LAD President, and Bob Miller, outgoing LAD Co-President, who ran a wonderful, energizing meeting. Special thanks to Joan Peck, for her encouragement, support and brilliant contribution of ideas toward the continued success of LAD. Special thanks to Marta Moreno, who updated us on her important, historical and continuing work within our Latino community. Special thanks to State Representative Mike Foote, who more than “walks the walk” bridging effective citizen advocacy in our state legislature, now together with LAD, shepherding the launch of CLEAN. Thanks to all of those who paid for membership into Longmont Area Democrats, we are inspired by your support to continue our work toward a Progressive Democracy.

Longmont Area Democrats
Annual Holiday Potluck
and Election of Officers

Saturday, December 13 • 11:00am – 2pm • Front Range Community College • 2190 Miller Drive (east side of Miller Drive), Community Room
JOIN US for good food, good fellowship and great ideas for what’s next for progressive democracy. We’ve got plenty to feel good about — Boulder County’s turn-out (76% of targetted voters!) PLUS, we’ve got new progressive ideas percolating in Longmont, including our launch of the Citizen Lobbyist Project, to share with you!
PLEASE BRING A DISH TO SHARE AND YOUR OWN TABLE SERVICE. LAD WILL PROVIDE BEVERAGES. Help Light up December with Fellowship and Keep the Progressive Lights on into 2015.
WE’LL ALSO BE SELLING TAMALES!…Red or Green Chili. $12/dozen(a buck a tamale!). We’d like to know how many to have on hand, so send us an email at longmontareadems@gmail.com to reserve yours!
Please join us…and please, bring a friend! Saturday, December 13, 11am–2pm, Front Range Community College, 2190 Miller Drive, Classroom Building (east side of Miller Drive), Community Room. (go in door C4, go left, past the cafeteria, Community Room is on the right across from the bathrooms.)

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Two Great Ways to Get INVOLVED!

WHAT: BE HEARD Rally at the Blue Ribbon Task Force Meeting
WHEN: TOMORROW, Thursday, November 20th from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
WHERE: The Ranch/Larimer County Fairgrounds – 5280 Arena Circle in Loveland
PLEASE RSVP: GO TO this LINK. The event is free and open to the public. Clean Water Action will provide lunch and help coordinate transportation to and from the event, so please RSVP…

Want a transparent process with MEANINGFUL recommendations? Think the State has a responsibility to protect our communities from the risks of fracking? Concerned, frustrated, angry with the Task Force process? As concerned citizens have your voices heard as loud as the oil and gas industry! Help us be heard at the Blue Ribbon Oil and Gas Task Force meeting as we call for EFFECTIVE policies that protect our water, our air, and our communities — and puts our citizens first by protecting our water and our air.

FOR MORE INFORMATION about carpooling from Longmont: contact LAD at longmontareadems@gmail.com

 

WHAT: Vacancies on Longmont City Boards and Commissions
WHEN: NOW. Applications due THIS Friday, Nov. 21st, 5pm.
WHERE: Go to THIS LINK.

ANOTHER WAY TO SERVE, AND MAKE YOUR VOICE HEARD. GO TO the link above to see a list of the vacancies and a place to access the application. It can be filled out online and then emailed/submitted to the city clerk or you can go to the City Clerk’s office (Municipal Building, Kimbark & 3rd), get an application, and/or turn one in personally. Application DEADLINE: THIS Friday Nov. 21st, 5pm.

THANKS FOR ALL THAT YOU DO!

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PBO’s Press Conference 11/5/14

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Senator Mark Udall’s concession speech…

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The Final PUSH!

Your help is still needed…

 

A bottom of our hearts THANK YOU to all the volunteers who have stepped up…LET’S DO THIS!

We need folks to make calls TODAY and TOMORROW (Election Day), to urge the last ballots IN, as well as finishing up VOTE NOTES. Come by Pat’s house at 1709 Harvard (17th Ave and Harvard) after 9am today and after 8am tomorrow, bring your phone and make calls there, or stop by and pick up an updated list and make the calls from home. We also have orphan precincts that need vote notes dropped.

THEN, come to the ELECTION NIGHT PARTY TOMORROW at the Red Zone, 6th and Main, 6:30pm–9:30pm to celebrate all the hard work!

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Dr. Jill Biden in Longmont tomorrow!

As part of the “#Mark Your Ballot” Bus Tour,
Dr. Jill Biden
will be in Longmont, Saturday, November 1st, 11:30am,
at the Coordinated Campaign office 
(700 Ken Pratt Blvd, Ste 122a. Enter from Pratt Pkwy, then a quick left,
north of Big Lots)

Please join Senator MARK UDALL, Congressman JARED POLIS, 4th Congressional District candidate VIC MEYERS, and Colorado State Treasurer candidate (and former 4th CD Congresswoman) BETSY MARKEY to welcome our Second Lady to Longmont. SHOW YOUR SUPPORT, BE INSPIRED — WE CAN DO THIS!

AND THANKS FOR ALL THAT YOU DO!

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The Final PUSH!

4th CD Candidate for Congress VIC MEYERS, and SENATOR MARK UDALL in Longmont Saturday, November 1st, 11:30am, Coordinated Campaign office: (700 Ken Pratt Blvd, Ste 122a. Enter from Pratt Pkwy, then a quick left, north of Big Lots) Stop by to see Vic and Mark, ask questions, and SHOW YOUR SUPPORT!

HELP US MAKE SOME CALLS THURSDAY, OCTOBER 30, 5-8pm: Make calls with other volunteers or pick up a call list at Pat Davis’ house, 1709 Harvard (Harvard and 17th Ave, NW corner)

WE NEED VOLUNTEERS to distribute VOTE NOTES. This is where GOTV gets FUN — and it gets RESULTS: Help us drop vote reminder notes on the doors of folks who have not yet voted on Saturday, Sunday and Monday, Nov. 1-3. Contact us at longmontareadems@gmail for more information.

DID YOU GET A VOTER GUIDE? If not, click the widgets to the right or here:
2014 BCDP Voter Guide
2014 BCDP Guía del Votante 

NO LAD MEETING NEXT WEEK.
INSTEAD, JOIN US for an ELECTION NIGHT CELEBRATION, Tuesday, Nov. 4, 6:30pm–9:30pm, Red Zone, 6th and Main St., SE corner, Longmont. VIC MEYERS will be there with his family! Come watch the returns and celebrate all the hard work with fellow Dems.THANKS FOR ALL THAT YOU DO!

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Let’s make some calls…

WE’RE ALMOST THERE…We need help urging folks to turn in their ballots!

WHERE: Pat Davis’ house, 1709 Harvard (Harvard and 17th Ave, NW corner)

WHEN: THIS Thursday, Oct. 30, 5–8pm, Pat’s house. Bring your own phone and call with volunteers, or pick up a list and make calls from home.

Any questions?: Email us at longmontareadems@gmail.com

THANKS FOR ALL THAT YOU DO!

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THANK YOU!

In the last week, we blanketted Longmont with THOUSANDS of Voter Guides!

Here’s what’s next:

Making calls TONIGHT to urge folks to turn in their ballots.
WHERE: Make calls with other volunteers or pick up a call list at Pat Davis’ house, 1709 Harvard (Harvard and 17th Ave, NW corner)
WHEN: TONIGHT, Wednesday, Oct. 22, 5–8pm, Pat’s house. Bring your own phone and call with volunteers, or pick up a list and make calls from home. If you’d prefer, we’ll even train you how to print your own lists at 6:30pm (bring your laptop).
WHEN: THIS Sunday, Oct. 26, 2–5pm, Pat’s house. Bring your own phone and call with volunteers, or pick up a list and make calls from home.
WHEN: NEXT Thursday, Oct. 30, 5–8pm, Pat’s house. Bring your own phone and call with volunteers, or pick up a list and make calls from home.Any questions?: Email us at longmontareadems@gmail.com
THANKS FOR ALL THAT YOU DO!

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