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Midterms: How To Reach Voters in CA, NV and more

By Beth Blenz-Clucas | October 26, 2022

The Oregon midterm elections are scary enough, but the fate of democracy is also on the edge in many other states. How can you be a part of the effort to reach Democratic Party-leaning voters to make sure they cast their ballots? Vote Forward letter-writing is one good way. It’s easy, and you can do it from home. But, the Vote Forward big mail-out is this Saturday, Oct. 29. Here’s the call to action from Vote Forward:

On Rene Gonzales and Democratic Values

By Britton Taylor | October 24, 2022

This is an opinion piece. It does not necessarily reflect the views of the Multnomah Democrats. Per our bylaws, the Multnomah Democrats cannot endorse candidates. However, in Portland’s City Council race I want to make it clear that there is one candidate who does not reflect the heart and soul of our party. The outcome…

A Message about Measure 114

By Multco Dems | October 23, 2022

Many of you have been asking about the Multnomah County Democrats’ stance on Measure 114, which makes changes to firearm ownership and purchase requirements. Officially, our stance on Measure is NO POSITION. 
It is worth noting that the MultDems official 2022 platform calls for the strengthening of Oregon gun laws.

Mult Dems 2022 endorsement slate cards

Drop … and Drop Some More

By Marcia Schneider | October 19, 2022

Now’s the time for everyone to help distribute slate cards to every Democrat in Multnomah County. Find out how you can help.

Our Democracy Is Only as Strong as our Vote

By Rosa Colquitt | October 18, 2022

The right to vote is extraordinarily unique. Beloved Congressman John Lewis left us with these unforgettable, inspiring words to last for a lifetime:  “The vote is precious. It is the most powerful non-violent tool we have in a democratic society and we must use it.” Indeed, all of us must exercise our right to vote on…

Why Your One Vote Makes a Difference

By Dannelle D. Stevens | October 18, 2022

Your one vote DOES make a difference.. Find out how you can help Get out the vote and make a difference locally and nationally for the November 8 election.

Carl Wolfson

Why Labor Is Rising Up

By Guest Contributor | September 11, 2022

The trend is undeniable. Union victories are on the rise. 

A report from the MultDems Racial Inclusivity Work Group

By Guest Contributor | September 8, 2022

A report from the MultDems Racial Inclusivity Work Group
by Greg Burrill, RIWG Co-Chair

This Gubernatorial Election Is Not a Conventional War: We Need YOU!

By Guest Contributor | September 2, 2022

by Angela Jones, PCP HD 47 Maureen Dowd’s recent opinion piece in the New York Times is the call to arms Oregon Democrats need now, less than 50 days until ballots are mailed.  We are looking at the frightening potential of a garishly bespectacled, gun-toting Oregon governor. A woman. But not an ally for women’s…

Central Committee Endorses two November Ballot Measures

By Damien Grace | August 15, 2022

At the August Central Committee meeting, MultDems voted to endorse two measures that will be on the November 2022 ballot. Read more about these and other statewide ballot measures.

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