Next LAD Event: Holiday Potluck!

Saturday, December 3rd, 11:30am–1:30pm
Longmont Public Library, 4th & Kimbark
(Please bring your own service and a dish to share, beverages provided. Membership drive: door prizes drawn for signups!
Board applications due Friday, Dec. 2, 5pm)

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Come to the LAD Holiday Potluck for comfort, camaraderie, good food and strategies to get through this very dark winter (It’s always better with like-minded friends!). We’ll be electing new board members (download application here), some board members will be continuing their service, and there will be elected officials in attendance.

PLUS, TAMALES!: Delicious, fresh, homemade Red or Green Chili (pork), and Veggie TAMALES! $7.50 for a 6-pack, $15 for a 12-pack (tamales available at 11:15am). We’d like to know how many to have on hand, so please email us to reserve yours!

Please join us…Saturday, December 3, 11:30–1:30pm, Longmont Public Library.

Many of you have stepped up, frustrated with the 2016 results, and signed up for our email blasts or asked to join our Longmont Area Democrats facebook page. THANK YOU! (and please tell your friends) We are your one-stop for getting involved locally and nationally. We can point you to the best and most effective ways to be engaged. Check out our website at longmontdems.org, like us on facebook, follow us on twitter and if you know someone who’d like to sign up for this email blast, have them email us at longmontareadems@gmail.com with “sign me up” in the subject line.

THANKS FOR ALL THAT YOU DO!

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THIS. IS. IT!

DID YOU TURN IN YOUR BALLOT? Your ballot MUST be at the Clerk’s office at 6th and Coffman by 7pm TODAY! (with 24-Hour Ballot dropbox and convenient drive thru drop off!) BCDP Voter Guide in English and Spanish here.

LOSE YOUR BALLOT? You can receive a replacement ballot by going to the Clerk’s office here in Longmont, 6th & Coffman. Bring ID.

AND DON’T FORGET: We have SAME DAY voter registration here in Colorado (btw, Democrats did that…).

PRECINCT LEADERS, Now until TUESDAY: Ballot Chase Calls continuing, dropping VOTE NOTES, urging folks in your precinct to turn their ballots IN! Any questions? Contact your Area Coordinator (AC) or email us. Project pickup at Longmont HQ, 1108 Main St. (unless otherwise arranged with your AC. VOLUNTEERS ALWAYS NEEDED & APPRECIATED (email us)!

ELECTION DAY PHONEBANK with Friends! (are we having fun YET?), TODAY, Election Day, Nov. 8., 1709 Harvard, 11am–6pm. Don’t bite your nails today, help get those very last ballots in, and have fun in the process! RSVP here.

ELECTION NIGHT PARTY, TONIGHT, Nov. 8, 6–11pm, Boulder Theater, 2032 14th St, Boulder. No party like the Election Night Party with the Boulder County Dems, Democratic Women of Boulder County and LAD! Small donation of $10 at the door.

“Presidential Elections are breathtakingly close…they are decided by just 5, 10 or 15 votes per precinct…” — MICHELLE OBAMA, last night, Philadelphia. Watch the rally, with the First Lady, our President and Hillary:

THANK YOU to VOLUNTEERS who dropped THOUSANDS of BCDP Voter Guides in Longmont! If you’d like to make calls urging folks to turn in their ballots, please email us! BCDP Voter Guide in English and Spanish here.

STAY TUNED for a VOLUNTEER & PRECINCT LEADER APPRECIATION EVENT. Because, well, WE DO.

DO YOU KNOW your precinct number? It’s easy to find out! Look up your voter registration at bouldercounty.org/elections To look up what districts you live in, check out your voter registration (scroll down) at govotecolorado

Still undecided about ColoradoCare? Watch THE HEALTHCARE MOVIE.

INSPIRATION: THE reason to be involved this election? Watch THIS. Also SEE the vid’s BELOW (scroll down).

GREAT COLORADOCARE LINKS: See AD here. See Seth Meyer’s segment here. Share links widely!

Watch the Bob Seay / Ken Buck Debate, online here, as Bob lays out his vision for the 4th CD. THEN, show your support for Bob Seay (pronounced “SEE”) by contributing to his campaign here. 

THE LONGMONT DEMOCRATIC GOTV HQ: 1108 Main Street (east side of street next to Domino’s) BCDP (Boulder County Democratic Party) volunteers will be there Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays 10am–7pm (720-491-9735). The Coordinated Campaign will have representatives there from 9:30am–9:30pm everyday until November 8th. Questions? Email us.

TELL YOUR FRIENDS ABOUT Longmont Area Democrats! We are your one-stop for getting involved locally and nationally, not only during this busy election season — but the rest of the year too. We can point you to the best and most effective ways to be engaged. Check out our website at longmontdems.org, like us on facebook, follow us on twitter and if you know someone who’d like to sign up for this email blast, have them email us at longmontareadems@gmail.com with “sign me up” in the subject line.

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Through all the noise, there’s this…take a moment:

THANKS FOR ALL THAT YOU DO!

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Upcoming Events!

ALL COLORADO ELECTIONS are MAIL-IN BALLOT. DID YOU GET YOURS? If not, call the Clerk’s Office at 303-413-7740 

Next LAD Meeting, FINAL STRETCH PHONEBANKING, THIS Wednesday, Nov. 2, shifts start at 6:30pm & 7:30pm Lucky’s Market, 700 Ken Pratt Blvd #201, Community Room (west side of store): Always more fun with friends and snacks! Bring your phone, WiFi available, meet us at Lucky’s and DO YOUR PART to get those LAST BALLOTS IN! (These are some of the best calls to make because people find it helpful.) We’ll provide a script, a list — and camaraderie! Work one shift or two: please let us knowwhether you can work the 6:30–7:30pm or the 7:30–8:30pm shift — or both (so we can tailor your list for your neighborhood).

Still undecided about ColoradoCare? Watch THE HEALTHCARE MOVIE.

PRECINCT LEADERS: Next GOTV PROJECTReminder Calls, Oct. 27–Nov. 1, urging folks in your precinct to turn their ballots IN! Any questions? Contact your Area Coordinator or emailus. VOLUNTEERS NEEDED (email us)!

Walk your precinct or phonebank for Bob Seay (pronounced “SEE”), CD4 Candidate for Congress, EVERY SATURDAY, 2 Shifts: 10am–Noon, Noon–2pm, meet at Lucky’s Market Community Room, 700 Ken Pratt. Contact Bob’s Field Director, Lynette McClain at lynette.mcclain@gmail.com or call 303/681-7722

Canvass for  State Rep. Jonathan Singer in Longmont every Saturday, 11am, meet at Longmont Democratic GOTV HQ, 1108 Main Street. Contact Rep. Singer’s campaign manager Katie Wallace here for more information.

THANK YOU to VOLUNTEERS who dropped THOUSANDS of BCDP Voter Guides in Longmont! If you’d like to make calls urging folks to turn in their ballots, please email us! 

DO YOU KNOW your precinct number? It’s easy to find out! Look up your voter registration at bouldercounty.org/elections To look up what districts you live in, check out your voter registration (scroll down) at govotecolorado

HAVE YOU RECEIVED your BCDP Voter Guide? If not, check out the BCDP Voter Guide in English and Spanish here.

Want a reason…THE reason to be involved this election? Watch THIS.

GREAT COLORADOCARE LINKS: See AD here. See Seth Meyer’s segment here. Share links widely!

Watch the Bob Seay / Ken Buck Debate, online here, as Bob lays out his vision for the 4th CD. THEN, show your support for Bob Seay (pronounced “SEE”) by contributing to his campaign here. 

THE LONGMONT DEMOCRATIC GOTV HQ: 1108 Main Street (east side of street next to Domino’s) BCDP (Boulder County Democratic Party) volunteers will be there Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays 10am–7pm (720-491-9735). The Coordinated Campaign will have representatives there from 9:30am–9:30pm everyday until November 8th. Questions? Email us.

TELL YOUR FRIENDS ABOUT Longmont Area Democrats! We are your one-stop for getting involved locally and nationally, not only during this busy election season — but the rest of the year too.We can point you to the best and most effective ways to be engaged. Check out our website at longmontdems.org, like us on facebook, follow us on twitter and if you know someone who’d like to sign up for this email blast, have them email us at longmontareadems@gmail.com with “sign me up” in the subject line.

THANKS FOR ALL THAT YOU DO!

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Next LAD Meeting: KNOW YOUR BALLOT, Part 2!

Thanks to all who attended!

THIS Wednesday, October 5 • 6:30pm (meeting will start promptly at 6:45!) • Front Range Community College • Community Room

All elections in Colorado are mail-in ballot, and you’ll receive yours mid-October. This ballot will be a LONG one, with lots of important issues and TOO MUCH AT STAKE to leave any part of your ballot blank!

You don’t want to miss this meeting! Know Your Ballot Part 1 (in September), was so well attended, and we’ve got even more ballot issue information for you this meeting, so that you can make an informed VOTE!

PLUS, TAMALES!: Delicious, fresh, homemade Red or Green Chili (pork), and Veggie TAMALES! $7.50 for a 6-pack, $15 for a 12-pack (tamales available at 6:15pm). We’d like to know how many to have on hand, so please email us to reserve yours!

Please join us…and please, bring a friend! THIS Wednesday, October 5, 6:30pm, Front Range Community College, 2121 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.)

THANKS FOR ALL THAT YOU DO!

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LAD Meeting TONIGHT!

All elections in Colorado are mail-in ballot, and you’ll receive yours mid-October. This ballot will be a LONG one, with lots of important issues and TOO MUCH AT STAKE to leave any part of your ballot blank!

Come to the next LAD meeting, where we will have speakers talk and answer questions about Amendment 69 (Colorado Care), Boulder County’s Sustainability Tax, Minimum Wage and other measures. We look at what’s next for Amendments 75 and 78 (Local Government Control and Fracking Setbacks) and let you know what Democratic candidates are looking for your support on the ballot!

PLUS, TAMALES!: Delicious, fresh, homemade Red or Green Chili (pork), and Veggie TAMALES! $7.50 for a 6-pack, $15 for a 12-pack (tamales available at 6:15pm). We’d like to know how many to have on hand, so please email us to reserve yours!

Please join us…and please, bring a friend! TONIGHT, Wednesday, September 2, 6:30pm, Front Range Community College, 2121 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.)

THANKS FOR ALL THAT YOU DO!

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GRAND OPENING THIS SATURDAY, 2pm!

GRAND OPENING, THIS Saturday, August 27, 1:30–3:30pm, 1108 Main Street: Come celebrate, and bring a dish to share, as we kick off the grand opening of the Democratic field office for Election 2016 (now in the early stages of up and running) — your one source for all things to make Colorado MORE BLUE: candidate & issue info/promotion, voter guides, volunteer projects, sharing with like-minded folks. This is an exciting time for Longmont — a proven engine of grassroots activism for Democracy!

Parking is limited, so park in the Justice Center parking lot on the SE corner of 11th and Main.

Any questions? Email us at longmontareadems@gmail.com

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Thanks for attending…

LAD’s ANNUAL PICNIC last Saturday!

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