County Democrat Reader Cover October 2019: Battle-scarred American Flag.New Edition of County Democrat Reader

Read the innovative and passionate thinking of our community. From climate change to the homelessness to the Southern border, our CDR authors look deep into the important issues around us.

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MultDems are preparing for the biennial platform convention, held November 23 2019.

Our Roadmap through 2021

Every two years, Multnomah Democrats hold a platform convention to finalize our platform. Our convention is this November, but the work has already started. Get involved to contribute.

Learn more about the platform creation process, what a platform is, and how to participate.

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Did you know we dropped 90,000 slate cards for the midterms? This BLUE WAVE is because of you! As we focus on 2020 we need you. Becoming a pillar of the party goes a long way to ensuring Democrats winning every seat. Your donations help keep our office open for campaigns, party meetings, the lights on, and the coffee hot. Become a Monthly Donor for as little as $10 dollars a month. Donate to help us move forward Health Care For All, Clean Energy Jobs and Affordable Housing.
 

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Elected and appointed precinct committee persons (PCPs) are the heart and soul of the Democratic Party. Learn how you can help to shape the party. PCPs drive change for our communities and nation.
 

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New Articles in the County Democrat Reader

Racial Inclusivity: Real Work or Show?

By Racial Inclusivity Work Group Co-chair GM Garcia

Together we will build something sustainable that builds capacity so that any one of us can go away and Racial Inclusivity no longer needs a name (or special group). We’re changing a paradigm by doing The Real Work. Read more

Climate Change Response: Global and Individual

By Jim Kahan

EVERYBODY, but especially the US, needs to abandon the “not invented here” and “a chance to make money” mentalities. If somebody else develops a good practice, use it.

Read more

Common Cause Across the Wall

By Sam Kahl

I believe that Mexico and the United States are destined to become a great people, joined together in a common cause. Three reasons for saying this are: opportunity, history and defeating a common threat.

Read more

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Coming Events

  • Education Study Group
    November 28, 2019 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
    Multnomah County Democrats, 3551 NE Sandy Blvd, Portland, OR 97232, USA

  • MCD Budget Committee Meeting
    December 3, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Multnomah County Democrats, 3551 NE Sandy Blvd, Portland, OR 97232, USA