Chair’s Corner: 2021

Chair’s Corner A message from Skagit County Democrats Chair, Lynn Campbell “As we all keep our eyes focused on the National news, (Inauguration Day can’t come soon enough), we are still working hard at the local level. In regards to threats of violence, the situation is being monitored very carefully throughout our state and our […]

Congratulations to the Newly-Elected E-boards of Skagit County and the 10th, 39th, and 40th LDs

The Skagit County Democrats conducted their Reorganization Meeting Jan 9 The following officers were elected: Chair – Lynn Campbell Vice Chair – Marco Morales State Committee Man – Bennett Hassey-Helber State Committee Woman – Mayra Velazquez County Commissioner District 1 Representative – Velit Seyfettin County Commissioner District 2 Representative – Jim Byron County Commissioner District […]

Karl de Jong, Activist, Labor and Democratic Leader, and Grassroots Organizer,  October 27, 2020

Listen to the program:  https://exchange.prx.org/p/344014 Interview by Gary Kanter:  Karl discusses the importance of voting and much more. We Do the Work Comment: Joe Biden’s economic plan works for workers. #LaborRadioPod _____________________________________________________________________ About We Do The Work A weekly local worker radio program that features news, interviews, music, and comments, We Do The Work believes […]

Lisa Ayrault, Director of Fair Vote Washington, Aug 4, 2020

Listen to the show:  https://exchange.prx.org/p/333463 Lisa Ayrault, Director of Fair Vote WashingtonInterview by Gary Kanter:  Lisa explains ‘Ranked Choice Voting.’ For more information, go to https://fairvotewa.org/ or info@FairVoteWA.org or  https://www.fairvote.org/ or https://www.rankedchoicevoting.org/tags/rcv. We Do The Work Comment: Is this the home of the free or the home of the nonessential, inconvenient people? #LaborRadioPod ____________________________________________________________________________________________ About […]

Lisa Ayrault, Director of Fair Vote Washington, Mar 3, 2020

Lisa Ayrault, Director of Fair Vote Washington March 3, 2020 Interview by Gary Kanter:  Lisa explains ‘Ranked Choice Voting.’                                                                     For more information, go to https://fairvotewa.org/ or info@FairVoteWA.org or  https://www.fairvote.org/ or https://www.rankedchoicevoting.org/tags/rcv. We Do The Work Comment: Our President is a law breaker in chief. ________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ About We Do The Work A weekly local […]

National 2020 Caucus/Primary and Debate Schedule

National 2020 Caucus/Primary and Debate Schedule March 3 – Super Tuesday: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Maine, Massachusetts, Minnesota, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont and Virginia primaries (more than ONE THIRD of the U.S. population goes to the polls) March 10 – Idaho, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri and Washington primaries; North Dakota firehouse caucuses (identical […]

Margaret Cary & Cliff Cawthon, MLK County Working Families Party, Marco Morales, Local Leader, Part 2,  Feb 25, 2020

Margaret Cary & Cliff Cawthon, MLK County Working Families Party, Marco Morales, Local Leader, Part 2,  February 25, 2020 Interview by Ken Winkes:  Margaret and Cliff tell us all about the Working Families Party and Marco gives us his concerns and aspirations. For more information, go to http://workingfamilies.org/ or https://workingfamilies.org/states/washington/ or https://www.facebook.com/MLKWFP/. We Do The […]

Margaret Cary & Cliff Cawthon, MLK County Working Families Party, Marco Morales, Local Leader, Part 1, Feb18, 2020

  Margaret Cary & Cliff Cawthon, MLK County Working Families Party, Marco Morales, Local Leader, Part 1,  February 18, 2020 Interview by Ken Winkes:  Margaret and Cliff tell us all about the Working Families Party and Marco introduces himself. For more information, go to http://workingfamilies.org/ or https://workingfamilies.org/states/washington/ or https://www.facebook.com/MLKWFP/.  We Do The Work Comments: >  […]

Presidential Straw Poll Ends, at the Skagit Democrats’ Headquarters!

Straw Poll With our first Democratic primary completed this week, it’s time to end the straw poll started way back when there were 20 people in debates. There were only 10 votes in that last week: one for Biden, one for Warren, and 8 votes for Bernie. Thanks to Chuck for helping set it up, […]