Marcus Courtney, Founder of WASH Tech/CWA 37083 & Conor Casey, Labor Archivist, Mar 31, 2020

Marcus Courtney, Founder of WASH Tech/CWA 37083 & Conor Casey, Labor Archivist for the Labor Archives of WA, March 31, 2020 Listen to the program:  https://exchange.prx.org/p/314793 Interview by Mike Dumovich:  Mike continues his special segment of We Do The Work called ‘Learn Yourself” that explores labor history hoping listeners will learn more about the fight […]

Action Newsletter—23 March 2020

DEMOCRATIC EVENTS 1. NEW – The Skagit County Democrats Headquarters is CLOSED until further notice Skagit County Democrats Chair, Lynn Campbell, send out the following notice: “We have a volunteer who has tested positive for the coronavirus. All volunteers who have been in contact with her have been notified. Key holders, DO NOT GO IN […]

Action Newsletter—16 March 2020

DEMOCRATIC EVENTS 1. EDITOR’S NOTE As you can tell from the below, the coronavirus has been particularly disruptive of political activities, both locally and state-wide. We also don’t know how long that disruption will last. That does not mean we can become complacent. If anything, we need to be as engaged as we have been. […]

Action Newsletter—09 March 2020

DEMOCRATIC EVENTS 1. NEW – Two brief messages from Lynn Campbell, Skagit County Democrats Chair Last day to vote is Tuesday, March 10!   Please drop off your ballots at ballot drop boxes, or the Auditor’s Office. It is too late to mail in your ballots unless you take it inside the post office and […]

Annual Gala Is NOT June 6! More Information Coming!

Annual Gala is not June 6,  More information is coming! You Can Still Buy Your Tickets! Tickets are available by the following ways: Call 360-336-1555 or email to staff@skagitdemocrats.org  or buy your tickets at the Skagit Democrats’ Website, Home page, Donation Button The Skagit Democrats’ Headquarters is closed until further notice because of the corona […]

COVID-19, the illness caused by the new Coronavirus, Information

Information on COVID-19 Influenza (“the flu”) and COVID-19, the illness caused by the new coronavirus, are both infectious respiratory illnesses. Although the symptoms of COVID-19 and the flu can look similar, the two illnesses are caused by different viruses. As of Mar. 2, 2020, the flu is showing much more of an impact on Americans […]

Action Newsletter—16 December 2019

DEMOCRATIC EVENTS 1. NEW – A message from newly designated Skagit County Democrats Chair, Lynn Campbell “It is with a heavy heart that I share that Jeff Mount has resigned as chair. As Vice Chair, I will be stepping in the role as Chair. We will hold an election In January to fill the position […]

Action Newsletter—9 December 2019

DEMOCRATIC EVENTS 1. NEW – 40th Legislative District Representative Jeff Morris> is resigning effective Jan 6,2020 Click Here for an article describing his decision. Click Here for an article explaining the process for appointment of his successor.2. UPDATED – Democratic Women on the Rocks, Monday, Dec 9, 4:00pm – 6:00pm, 13 Moons Restaurant, Swinomish Casino, […]

Action Newsletter—2 December 2019

DEMOCRATIC EVENTS 1. NEW – Skagit County Democrats Website If you happen to go to our Skagit County Democrats website you will notice it is not displaying correctly. Our apologies. We are working on it. Our Skagit County Democrats Facebook page is still working.2. Fidalgo Democrats meet Tuesday, Dec 3, 7:00pm, Anacortes Public Library, 1220 […]

Action Newsletter—25 November 2019

DEMOCRATIC EVENTS 1. NEW – Fidalgo Democrats meet Tuesday, Dec 3, 7:00pm, Anacortes Public Library, 1220 10th Street, Anacortes “Preventing Gun Violence” will be the program, co-sponsored by Safe and Sane Skagit (SaSS). Speakers will be Logan Rysemus and Dylan O’Connor, staffers from the state-wide Alliance for Gun Responsibility, and Margy Lavelle, founder of SaSS. […]