Second Saturday Video – February 13, 2021

Democratic Party of Sandoval County presents Marg Elliston, Chair of the Democratic Party of New Mexico and Jessical Velasquez, candidate for the Chair of the Democratic Party of New Mexico.

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The Journal Failed to Defend Democracy

By Judy Gordon The Trump-incited insurrection that took place to prevent Congress from certifying the Electoral College vote for President-elect Biden was appallingly predictable. Since he began campaigning in 2015, Trump has been a threat to American democracy. He has inflamed the Republican base with violent rhetoric, stated he would consider both the 2016 and …

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Key to the Nation’s Future Is Finding Common Ground

Published in the Rio Rancho Observer Jan. 17, 2021 The horrifying scenes of the Jan. 6 attack on our nation’s Capitol are indelibly etched in our psyches. Those powerful images of destruction and terror coming from within our populace will become iconic reminders of the pernicious consequences of hate and division, and will always remain …

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Democrats Work for a Bright Future

  By Delbert Schfer Published in the Rio Rancho Observer Jan. 17, 2021 A letter to the editor submitted by Mr. Moulton printed in the Jan. 10 issue of the Rio Rancho Observer painted a bleak political future that he alleges stems from Democratic Party evilness. Let me assure you that his assessment is incorrect. …

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Call for County Party Elections

Pursuant to the official Call for the Democratic Party of New Mexico (DPNM) Spring 2021 State Central Committee (SCC) meeting, I am writing to provide you with the call to the Sandoval County Central Committee meeting. We are required by DPNM Rules to hold a County Central Committee (CCC) meeting in odd-numbered years for the …

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Second Saturday Video – January 9, 2021

Democratic Activists met Sat. Jan. 9 to hear from Lt. Gov. Morales, State Auditor Brian Colon and other elected officials, plus anticipated candidates for the CD1 seat when Deb Haaland vacates it.

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No Joe, we’re not in a climate crisis… but yes, we are!

Check out this editorial from Rich Lowry that also appeared in the Albuquerque Journal on December 28, 2020. https://coastalcourier.com/opinion/no-joe-were-not-in-a-climate-crisis/ My response? The article by Rich Lowry on Monday December 28, 2020 makes it sound like there is nothing to do on climate change.  It quotes a single reference to Bjorn Lomborg’s work. From this Mr. …

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SCFDW ELECTS 2021-2022 OFFICERS

SCFDW ELECTS 2021-2022 OFFICERS Congratulations to the newly elected officers of the Sandoval County Federation of Democratic Women (SCFDW): President – Deb Dapson, deb.thedemocrat@gmail.com Vice-President – Genia Chavez, malageniacw@gmail.com Secretary – Carla Clark,  cbc0427@hotmail.com Treasurer – Jae Reibe, jaeriebe@gmail.com Under their new leadership, the group is busy planning priorities for the 2021 Legislative Session and …

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First Friday – December 4th, 2020

Brenda McKenna, Sen. Elect for New Mexico Senate District 9 in Sandoval County, talked about the upcoming 2021 New Mexico legislative session at the Dec. 4, 2020, First Friday Forum presented by the Democratic Party of Sandoval County.  

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Sen. Harris talks “Radical Optimism”

This month’s Why I am a Democrat features former U.S. Senator Fred Harris: I grew up in Oklahoma during the Dust Bowl and Depression years of the 1930s. My dad was, back then, a day laborer without a job, a sharecropper without a farm to sharecrop, my mother, a housewife with no outside income. For …

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