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Join the MultDems Climate Action Team

By Guest Contributor | July 18, 2022

One Major Way To Take Action for Clean and Safe Homes by Catherine Thomasson Climate…

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MultDems Picnic 2022

Scenes from the 2022 MultDems Picnic

By Beth Blenz-Clucas | July 15, 2022

Many dozens of MultDems, including lots of PCPs and electeds, enjoyed a sunny afternoon barbecue…

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Women's Rights Human Rights

Reproductive Rights: Nine Orgs to Support

By Guest Contributor | July 14, 2022

Discover 6 Oregon organizations fighting for reproductive rights.

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Portland Charter Commission

What’s Happening with the City Charter?

By Britton Taylor | July 13, 2022

by Britton Taylor In June 2022, 17 out of 20 Portland Charter Commission members voted…

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Health Care for ALL Oregon

Universal Health Care: It’s Oregon’s Moment

By Guest Contributor | July 8, 2022

by Thomas Sincic For many Oregonians, health care is a struggle. People delay medical care…

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Press Release: SCOTUS Ruling on Reproductive Freedom

By Britton Taylor | June 24, 2022

By overturning Roe v. Wade, the United States Supreme Court has shown its true colors…

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“Freedom”: Remembering the First Juneteenth

By Rosa Colquitt | June 15, 2022

by Rosa Colquitt, PhD, Democratic Party of Oregon Vice Chair, DPO Black Caucus Chair On…

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Juneteenth

Reflections on the First Official Juneteenth in Oregon

By Damien Grace | June 6, 2022

by Damien Grace Covid 19, multiple mass shootings, fuel prices, inflation, Ukraine, homeless crisis, monkey…

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Rosa Colquitt at Juneteenth

Why I Volunteer

By Rosa Colquitt | June 2, 2022

By Dr. Rosa Colquitt,PhD, Vice Chair of the Democratic Party of Oregon Over the past…

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Betsy Johnson, Guns and TEDx

By Multco Dems | May 31, 2022

by Julio Castilleja Betsy Johnson is likely to be an Independent candidate for Oregon governor…

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Sensible Gun Safety Laws: What Can We Do?

By Guest Contributor | May 19, 2022

Learn easy ways to help get sensible gun safety regulations on the November ballot.

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Three Easy Ways To Be a Battleground Activist

By Guest Contributor | May 18, 2022

if you want to help maintain control of the US Senate, the House, and the White House, you have to engage with people in battleground states. This means reaching out directly to voters in Arizona, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, Michigan, etc. The good news is you can do this easily, on your own schedule, with as little or as much time as you have.

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Thank you to Polaris Dance Theatre: 2022 Candidates Forum

By Multco Dems | May 12, 2022

For the first time since the pandemic, Multnomah County Democrats hosted a live forum with…

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League of Minority Voters State of Civil Rights Forum: A Report

By Guest Contributor | May 11, 2022

By David Burnell On May 5th at Portland’s DoubleTree Hotel was the 12th annual League…

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Central-City-Concern-Elizalde

The Housing Crisis: A MultDems Interview with Mercedes Elizalde, Public Policy Director at Central City Concern

By Britton Taylor | May 11, 2022

Britton Taylor, MultDems Communication Chair, recently chatted with Mercedes Elizalde to get a better understanding of the housing crisis in Multnomah County. What follows is a condensed and lightly edited version of their conversation. 

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Martin Mendelson

Member Spotlight: Martin Mendelson

By Beth Blenz-Clucas | May 10, 2022

Update: Esteemed colleague and activist Martin Mendelson passed away in 2023. The MultDems offer condolences…

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National Day of Action for Abortion Rights May 14

By Multco Dems | May 8, 2022

Join Women’s March Foundation, Planned Parenthood, and partners for a national day of action. Planning…

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People Power! Your Questions Answered about Volunteering

By Dannelle D. Stevens | April 22, 2022

Election Integrity Study Group We hope you are interested in volunteering for the Democrats! That…

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Don’t Miss Our Live Candidates Forum Addressing Most Pressing Local Issues

By Multco Dems | April 19, 2022

PORTLAND, OR – APRIL 18, 2022 – The Multnomah Democrats are hosting a Candidate Forum…

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How you can help get local and state Democrats elected

By Multco Dems | April 9, 2022

Whether you have an hour, an afternoon, or more – there’s work you can do…

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