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DAY of ACTION – Yuma – 8/19

Posted on: August 18th, 2017
As a part of the state party’s 15-county organizing plan, we’re teaming up with candidates for local office this Saturday for a statewide Day of Action. In several Arizona cities, elections for City Council and Mayor are on August 29th. We want to give them the support they need to win. We’re counting on volunteers like you to make it… Read the rest

August 8 TOWN HALL – Yuma

Posted on: July 26th, 2017
Sen. Lisa Otondo and Rep. Charlene Fernandez, both LD 4, host a legislative town hall….taking your questions and talking in detail about current action in the Arizona legislature. 5:30 pm to 7 pm at Yuma Heritage Library, 350 S. 3rd Avenue, Yuma. Facebook event here.  … Read the rest

Schapira-Watts-McClendon–THURSDAY

Posted on: July 12th, 2017
Join us as we meet-and-greet Karen Watts and Leslie McClendon 6:30pm at the Democratic Party office. Our monthly meeting begins at 7pm and Former state Rep. David Schapira and current candidate for AZ Superintendent of Public Instruction will be our guest speaker. He will talk about Save Our Schools and his plans to put Arizona schools back on track! Please… Read the rest

Local Leaders Address Healthcare Repeal

Posted on: July 6th, 2017
Local leaders in Yuma have called a press conference on Friday, July 7th at 10:30am at the Littlewood Fine Arts & Community Co-op in Yuma (1480 S 2nd Avenue, Yuma AZ 85364). It will offer the rural and border community of Yuma an opportunity to share the impact that health care repeal would have on their lives. Featured speakers include… Read the rest

St. Sen. Steve Farley – Yuma, July 9

Posted on: July 1st, 2017
Sunday, July 9th, 1 pm – 2:30 pm. Littlewood Fine Art & Community Co-Op, 1480 S. 2nd Avenue, Yuma. Please see complete information on the accompanying flyer.Farley Yuma 7.9-smlRead the rest

DO SOMETHING ABOUT IT

Posted on: June 3rd, 2017
The monthly meeting of the Yuma County Democratic Party is Thursday, June 8, from 7 pm to 8 pm. This meeting is not high-minded, complicated strategy funded by million dollar PAC’s; it’s nuts-and-bolts community activity fueled by the time and effort of ordinary people. Your time and effort are urgently needed. Lawmakers in Phoenix and Washington DC are undoing the… Read the rest

GRIJALVA in Yuma – JUNE 1

Posted on: May 26th, 2017
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HEY DEMOCRAT–Attend the CC meeting

Posted on: May 5th, 2017
Thursday, May 11, 7 pm to 8 pm, 290 S. 1st Avenue, Suite 1, Yuma.  What happens at a Central Committee meeting of Yuma County Democratic Party? Usually, Martin Porchas chairs the meeting and he’s been ruthlessly efficient about completing it in one hour.  There’s some dry business stuff–sharing reports, state meeting attendance, voting to accept yada yada–but maybe the… Read the rest

WHOA–you missed Spring Fling?

Posted on: May 4th, 2017
Yuma Democrats held their annual Spring Salute on Friday, April 28….a pleasant & successful evening at Gowan Patio. About 100 people attended to enjoy a cocktail hour and then a delicious meal catered by Bob Nidifer. The DeDecker duo entertained with songs from the 70’s-and 80’s and helped to remind us of the decades when we all knew changes needed… Read the rest

RISE UP 5K RUN in Yuma July 1

Posted on: April 19th, 2017
Yuma is a part of the nationwide Rise Up 5K in 306 U.S. cities on July 1, 2017.  The goal is to continue the momentum of the Women’s March while raising money for civil liberty charities.  They’re on pace now to have tens of thousands of participants. 100% of the net proceeds are going to the nine benefiting charities.  To… Read the rest