El Dorado County Democratic Party

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We’re at a pivotal moment….

We are at a pivotal moment.  With just 30 days to November 6th, volunteers throughout El Dorado County are working hard and having fun inspiring and motivating voters to vote and be part of  bringing a ‘blue wave’ (or at least purple) to our county. We expect record turnouts and, if we win, we’ll do so by small voter margins.  Every door that get’s knocked on, every phone call made, message left, postcard mailed, text sent, and mailer sent is critical to elect principled leaders who understand the local issues facing El Dorado County.

Want to be part of flipping CA 4 and El Dorado County from Red to Blue (or at least purple)?.. here’s what you can do now to be part of this :

  • Share, share, and share this newsletter with like-minded friends and family. Clip, email and/or post on your personal email account, Facebook, Twitter, or other social media, information about these Get Out the Vote (GOTV) activities.
  • Visit the El Dorado County Democratic Headquarters office at 4540 Post Street, Suite 230, El Dorado Hills.  It’s open 7 days per week: Monday & Friday, 10am to 4pm; Tuesday and Wednesday, 10am to 6:00pm; Thursday, 10am to 8:00pm; and Saturday and Sunday from 9:30am to 6:00pm.  …or call the office at 916-312-3008 and talk with a volunteer.
  • Volunteer…. It’s a lot of fun making a difference and here’s how:

El Dorado Democratic Party Phone Bank and Postcard writing

Talking with voters via door-to-door canvassing or phone calling is a critically important way to increase voter participation and voting.  So every Tuesday and Wednesday from 2:00pm to 6:00pm, the El Dorado County Democratic Party is conducting phone bank calling ( and postcard writing) campaign.  Here’s your opportunity to talk via phone or write personalized postcards to voters. We’ll train you! We have phone scripts, postcards and experienced volunteers to help you out.

Come anytime, between 2pm and 6:00pm and stay as long as you can. Snacks, refreshments, and friendly volunteers provide lots of support.  We appreciate any and all assistance.

Location: El Dorado County Democratic Headquarters, 4540 Post Street, Suite 230, El Dorado Hills, Ca
To RSVP:    Click here

For further information  call 916-312-3008, email to [email protected]  or stop by our office/HQ.
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EDC Democratic Party – Neighborhood Canvas – Door Hangers, Oct. 13 & 14

Get your exercise (& exercise your car) distributing door hanger bags containing California and El Dorado County Democratic endorsement information. Travel via personal car (in 2 or 3-person teams) to neighborhoods in Cameron Park and El Dorado Hills. Goal: Deliver 5,000 door hanger bags to registered Democrats.  Come join the fun.. the more the merrier.
Bonus:  Free “Persist” poster for anyone who participates in the Oct. 13 and 14 Door hanger canvass.

Dates: Saturday, Oct. 13, 10am to 1:00pm and Sunday, Oct., 10:00am to 1:00pm.

Location:  EDC Democratic Party Headquarters, 4540 Post Street, Suite 230, El Dorado Hills, CA.

Click here to sign-up for Oct 13 & 14 Neighborhood canvas  Or call 916-312-3008 to volunteer.
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Democratic Women of El Dorado County Woman to Woman Phone Banking

Thursdays, 5:00pm to 8:00pm – Woman to Woman Phone Banking — All are welcome. We have the best opportunity since 2008 to replace McClintock with a Dem who stands for the values of CA-04: Jessica Morse.  Join us every Thursday (EXCEPT 2nd Thurs of the month) to reach out to voters with phone calls.  Training provided. Come alone or bring friends. RSVP at [email protected] / 916-730-9907 or just drop in.  Location:  El Dorado Democratic Party Headquarters, 4540 Post Street, Suite 230, El Dorado Hills, CA.

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United Democrats of El Dorado County 

Sunday October 7th 11:00 Texting Training at the Placerville Raley’s Community Room.  Bring you lap top and learn how to learn a very easy way to contact voters!

Tuesday October 9th 7:00 to 9:00 Ballot Discussion Group the Raley’s Placerville Community Room.   We will be discussing Fed, State, and Local Candidates and Propositions.  Bring your Voter Information Guide and become an informed voter!  If you feel passionate about a particular candidate or issue come and be an advocate for your position!

For further information about United Democrats contact John Savage at:  [email protected]

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Sierra Foothills Democratic Club

Wednesday, October 17, 6:00 – 8:00pm Monthly meeting.
Come and hear a presentation on the local El Dorado County election ballot measures to be voted on this Nov. 6. John Hidahl, Supervisor, District 1, El Dorado County, will be making this presentation. These measures will have a significant impact on EDC residents. Everyone is welcome to attend the discussion at Dem HQ at 4540 Post St., #230,in El Dorado Hills Town Center.
Felicity Carlson, Candidate for Cameron Park Community Services District Board, will also present her ideas on the issues for voters at this same meeting at 6PM.. A short business meeting follow these two presentations.
Location:  El Dorado County Democratic Party Headquarters, 4540 Post Street, Suite 230, El Dorado Hills, Ca.

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South Lake Tahoe Democratic Club 

Canvass for Jessica Morse, Every Tuesday  – 4pm, Meet at Peet’s Coffee in Raley’s at the Y or send an email to [email protected] and we will train you at your convenience (once you learn the basics you are free to canvass at your convenience).
Learn to phone bank for Jessica – Send an email to [email protected] and we will train you at your convenience.
For more information go to:  https://laketahoedems.weebly.com/

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California Away (CalAway) Canvassing 

Only 30 days til Nov 6. And the ballots will be mailed out starting October 8, that’s Monday! We hope that YOU have made your voting plan and, if you are a vote-by-mail voter, you will fill it out and get it mailed quickly. What positive, democratic energy we will be casting into the universe! And that also helps the various groups: Morse campaign, Dem groups, and others know who to keep canvassing and calling.

For CalAway in El Dorado County, we still have “turfs” of registered Dems who need a reminder to vote in Cameron Park, Placerville, and a handful in El Dorado Hills. These one-on-one conversations with voters are the most effective ways to influence voters. Join us!

  • October 7, Sunday, Cameron Park staging
  • October 13, Saturday, Placerville staging
  • October 14, Sunday, Cameron Park staging
  • If you cannot canvass, why not visit www.calawayteam.com and make a donation to help us cover our costs for postage and printing?

Thanks, and hope to see you soon!
PS. We still need postcards written to registered Dems that we cannot reach by canvassing. Can you help?  If so, contact Lorraine 916.220.2820 and Zoe 916.812.3574
www.calawayteam.com or FaceBook: California Away Team
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Latest news from the Jessica Morse Campaign in El Dorado County!!

Sunday, October 7, 4:00pm to 5:00pm – Town Hall Tour (stop #3), South Lake Tahoe

Meet Jessica Morse and learn about her platforms pertaining to the Lake Tahoe Basin. LAKE TAHOE COMMUNITY COLLEGE – ASPEN ROOM 4PM (doors open at 3:30).  Hosted by Lake Tahoe Community College and the South Lake Tahoe Democratic Club.

RSVP here…Jessica Morse – South Lake Tahoe Town Hall – 3rd stop

Wednesday, Oct. 10th, 6:00pm to 7:00pm, Town Hall Tour (stop #4), Cameron Park

Join Jessica Morse on the fourth stop on the Town Hall Tour Across CA 4!  Jessica started her campaign with a listening tour of our congressional district and she has continued to listen to her neighbors and answer their questions ever since!  She will always be beholden to the community that raised her.

When:   Wednesday, October 10th, 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
What:    Cameron Park Town Hall
Where:  Cameron Park Community Center
Address: 2502 Country Club Drive, Cameron Park

RSVP here… Jessica Morse – Cameron Park Town Hall Tour – 4th stop

Volunteer with us…. It’s a lot of fun making a difference