Help Wanted: Fence-Sitters

In her monthly message, Dem Women President Lee Turner praises those who open their minds to differing thoughts before landing on a side. They are the fence sitters.

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Miramar Mayor Wayne Messam brings campaign to SC

By Judi Buckley Wayne Messam, mayor of Miramar, FL, who announced his bid for the 2020 Presidency on March 28th, came through the Upstate on Monday, April 8, to meet South Carolina voters. His first stop was in Spartanburg, then he met with about 15 Greenville residents and media at the Growler

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SCDP gearing up for 2020 National Convention

2020 will be an exciting year for Democrats across the country. This time next year, we will be gearing up for the 2020 Democratic National Convention to select our Democratic candidate for President of the United States.   The SC Delegate Selection Plan draft has been adopted by the

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Be deliberate and afraid of nothing

On Sunday, March 17, a hastily organized community event to express solidarity with New Zealand and with our own Muslim community following the massacre of in a Christchurch mosque was held in Falls Park. There were several speakers including Courtney Thomas, a community activist, a warrior for

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Sometimes showing up is enough

By Lee Turner President, DWGC With all the events of the last week, to get my brain still enough to focus and write was a challenge. We live in a world where we’re subjected to a relentless battery of divisive language and tactics coming from our elected local, state and national officials.

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Todo por Tina Belge

El mensaje de la Presidenta del GCDP, Kate Franch, a los demócratas de marzo de 2019, Bray se centró en las próximas elecciones especiales para la campaña del Senado 6 del estado, mientras también mira hacia las elecciones de 2020. También puedes leer este mensaje en ingles.

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All in for Tina Belge

GCDP Chair Kate Franch’s message to Democrats from the March 2019 Bray focused on the upcoming special election for the state Senate 6 campaign, while also looking ahead to the 2020 election. You can also read this message in Spanish.

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Moms Demand Action shows up to prevent gun violence

Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America is an activist organization that advocates to prevent gun violence. That includes fighting laws to loosen restrictions, while lobbying for common sense controls. This is one of an occasional series to spotlight the work of activist organizations in

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Presidential authors

It’s come to our attention that there are quite a few Democratic-leaning/leading book clubs in the Upstate. And we can also see from social media interactions that there is, as expected, a huge interest in presidential candidates. As it turns out nearly every currently declared

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