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Oregon House District 52

MultDems Member Spotlight: Lori Hood

By Beth Blenz-Clucas | January 26, 2023

Lori has been a Precinct Committee Person (PCP) for Oregon House District 52 since 2020. (The state representative for this district is currently a Republican.) She’s been active with the Environmental Caucus including advocating for Rural Timber Tax Fairness, and volunteering on various election campaigns including phone banks, card and letter campaigns. We asked her a few questions about why she is a Democrat.

MultDems Community Action and Engagement

Community Action & Engagement (CA&E) Needs You!

By Guest Contributor | January 23, 2023

by Kelly McCurdy An Opportunity for PCPs and Volunteers to MAKE A DIFFERENCE.Please complete the attached survey and download these shareable resources. As we kick off the new year and new reorganization of our party, we are asking for your direct support in the relaunch of our Community Action & Engagement (CA&E) program. For anyone…

Ricci Susick

MultDems Member Spotlight: Ricci Susick

By Beth Blenz-Clucas | January 20, 2023

Ricci Susick is a newly elected Precinct Committee Person (PCP) in HD 38. She is a retired rehabilitation manager who also worked with the American Physical Therapy Association Government Affairs Committee to get bills sponsored and introduced that moved the profession forward, We asked her a few questions.

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MultDems Member Spotlight: Ta’ Neshia Renae`

By Beth Blenz-Clucas | January 20, 2023

Ta’ Neshia Renae’ is one of the newest Precinct Committee Persons (PCPs) with the Multnomah County Democrats. We asked her a few questions.

Greg Burrill

MultDems Member Spotlight: Greg Burrill

By Beth Blenz-Clucas | January 19, 2023

Greg is a Co-Chair of the Racial Inclusivity Work Group, and he is a PCP in HD-48. He has also been a Neighborhood Leader. Greg is a substitute teacher who is working “to create a world that works for all beings, human and other.” He is active in the teachers union at the local, state…

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Service is Celebrating: The MLK Day of Service

By Rosa Colquitt | January 12, 2023

January 16, 2023 marks the 28th anniversary of the annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service. Observed annually on the third Monday in January as “a day on, not a day off,” this federally recognized holiday encourages all Americans to honor Dr. King through service to one another and to their communities.

MultDems Leadership

Declare Your Candidacy: Oregon Democrats Need You

By Marcia Schneider | January 2, 2023

I’ve been thinking a lot about how I’ll focus my energies in the coming year, maybe you are, too. The questions I’m asking include: What engagement and education do we need to ensure the success of the new Portland City Charter? How will climate action and health access be rolled out in our communities and at…

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Governor Tina Kotek, a New Portland City Charter, a majority in the US Senate. Thank you – Your efforts made these victories and more possible.

By Dannelle D. Stevens | December 13, 2022

(with Marcia Schneider) 2022 was supposed to be a red wave – coming out of a pandemic with inflation high and confidence in democracy low. With our rights, our families, our planet and so much more on the line, not only did you vote, you wrote letters, knocked doors, sent postcards, dropped slate cards, made…

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After the Election: Anxiety?

By Damien Grace | November 11, 2022

Post-election anxiety? Here are three things Democrats can do to move forward.

Defend Democracy

When the going gets tough…

By Guest Contributor | November 7, 2022

Notes about the “long game” from an active PCP and slate-dropping canvasser by Philip Quarterman These are tough times, and worse could be coming if the pundits are right about the upcoming election. I am bracing myself.  Meantime, I comfort myself with Randy Newman’s words, “when the going gets tough, the tough get going.” And…