IBDC Met on September 3rd
The Imperial Beach Democratic Club met virtually on Thursday Sept. 3rd at 6pm via Zoom. At this meeting Region 20 representative Michelle Krug presented and discussed the Propositions on our November ballot. In addition, IB City Manager Andy Hall gave a presentation on the proposed 1% transitional use tax increase for for the City of IB which will appear on our ballots. Stephen Russell, Executive Director, San Diego Housing Federation provided information on the San Diego housing measure on the ballot. Our next meeting will be on October 1, 2020.
The Imperial Beach Democratic Club is committed to equality, inclusion and justice. We support the Black Lives Matter Movement, and denounce the brutality, violence and systemic racism that targets Black and Brown people. Allowing injustice to go unchallenged is not acceptable. Our Club has always and will always be committed to equal rights, liberty and justice for all.
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The San Diego County Democratic Party is the official organization for Democrats in the fifth-largest county in the U.S. With more than 60,000 members, we represent the second-largest community of Democrats in California. As the local embodiment of "America's Majority Party" for voters and candidates alike, we advance our goals through several ongoing programs.
- VOTER REGISTRATION. Throughout the year, in every community of San Diego County, we're signing up new Democrats to vote. Thanks to our efforts in 2008, Democrats now outnumber Republicans in the county for the first time in a generation.
- PRECINCT ORGANIZING. Our all-volunteer Grassroots Organizing Team reaches out to voters where they live, providing information on endorsed candidates and motivating our supporters to vote. That personal attention substantially increases turnout in the precincts we cover.
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