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The burst of progressive activism this year has been evident in the number of newly chartered Democratic clubs! Those are local geographic or interest-based groups that are among the organizational building blocks of the Party.
The filing period for the general election is one year away. So if you're thinking about running for local office, or helping someone who is, now is a great time to test the waters! The County Democratic Party is hosting an Introduction to Campaigns on Monday, July 31, from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. in Carlsbad. This training is recommended for anyone who's considering a run.
The healthcare bill revealed by Senate Republicans today contains drastic cuts similar to the bill that passed last month in the House of Representatives, which local Reps. Darrell Issa and Duncan Hunter voted to support. The Senate bill -- which aims to overhaul one-sixth of the U.S. economy -- was crafted in secrecy and is being rushed through to a vote. Like the House version, it would increase costs for consumers, reduce the benefits that are guaranteed in all healthcare plans, and give hundreds of millions of dollars in tax cuts to the wealthy and insurance companies.