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City Council Candidate Forum Report from Addie Greene

Civic Action

City Council Candidate Forum Nine candidates for Ashland City Council gave their views on city government October 9 at the Unitarian-Universalist Fellowship. The candidates are: Tonya Graham and Mike Morris in District 2; Jackie Bachman, Al Wilstatter, and Julie Akins in District 3; Stefani Seffinger and Carol Voisin in District 4, and George Kramer and Stephen Jensen in District 6. …

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Oregon’s District 2: Jamie and Goliath by Beth F. Coye

Civic Action

Oregon’s District 2: Jamie and Goliath In the political science classes I taught in San Diego, we discussed the duties and responsibilities of citizenship. I counseled my students that citizens must take specific actions in order to keep our country united and strong, and that to vote is an essential means to hold our elected officials accountable. Not until my …

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Fwd: Vote With Me: Find out which of your friends need the extra push to the polls

Get Out The Vote efforts are really ramping up! I’ve already started to get messages from my friends and colleagues that they received their mail-in ballots and turned them in! Voting is happening now! With the VoteWithMe app, you can become the little voice in your friends and family’s ears urging them to cast their ballot! It's a quick, social, …

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These are the congressional races where we think Daily Kos readers can make the most difference:

Billionaire megadonors are so desperate to save Republican majorities in Congress that right-winger Sheldon Adelson is reportedly investing "tens of millions more" into GOP super PACs this week. That's right, "tens of millions more!" Adelson and his wife have already given at least $55 million to super PACs trying to keep the House and Senate in Donald Trump's hands. Let's …

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These are the congressional races where we think Daily Kos readers can make the most difference:

Taking back the House is the most powerful thing we can do to restore checks and balances to the federal government and hold Trump accountable. Republican groups and their billionaire backers are spending a lot of money to keep the House in Republican hands to protect Trump. Daily Kos can't match these right-wing billionaires dollar for dollar, but our elections …

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Volunteer from your home in Ashland to elect Democrats

The election is only 27 days away—and early voting has begun in some states. But what about Democrats who normally don't vote? Are they casting ballots? At Daily Kos, we have a statistically proven way to make sure these irregular Democratic voters cast ballots this year. We need you to help us out, and you can do it from the …

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