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Young People of south Georgia: Important to vote this Tuesday! 2018-11-06

Young people in south Georgia, please vote this Tuesday:

Hi, my name is Glenn Ritchie, and I’m one of the youngest members of the Lowndes County Democratic Party.

Young people in south Georgia have a chance to have their voices heard in this election, like never before. It is important that you vote, this Tuesday, November the 6th, so that you can have your voice heard.

Important for you to vote, Young people please vote

Our future depends on your vote. Thank you.

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Young People: Important to vote this Tuesday in Lowndes County, Georgia! 2018-11-06

Please vote, young people of Lowndes County, asks a phone call today from Glenn Ritchie:

Hi, my name is Glenn Ritchie. And I’m with the Lowndes County Democratic Party, and one of its younger members.

Young people have a chance to have their voices heard in this election, like never before. It is important that you vote, this Tuesday, November the 6th, and support Democratic candidates.

Calling you, Young people please vote

Our future depends on your vote. Thank you.

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Georgia ballot initiatives 2018

Early voting started this week in Georgia. Turnout decides elections. If you go ahead and vote now, at the Board of Elections, 2808 N. Oak St., Valdosta, you won’t have to worry about precincts or lines on Election Day!

After you vote for candidates for office, you will also find on the ballot referendums for five constitutional amendments and two laws. Below the image are recommendations from the Lowndes County Democratic Committee (LCDC), which met October 1, 2018.

Amendments, Referenda, and Tax Assessor, Page 2
Page 2 of Sample Ballot from Georgia My Voter Page.

Constitutional Amendment 1: LCDC recommends Yes.
Creates a land conservation trust fund with 0.75 percent of revenue from sales and use taxes on outdoor recreation equipment.

Constitutional Amendment 2: Continue reading

Lowndes County Democratic Caucus 2018-08-06

Lowndes County Democratic Caucus

Dexter Sharper Center, 2153 Bemiss Road, Valdosta, GA
6:00 p.m., Monday, August 6, 2018
facebook event, PDF flyer

All Democrats registered to vote in Lowndes County are invited to the Lowndes County Democratic Caucus to elect 12 Democrats to the Lowndes County Democratic Committee (LCDC) for four-year terms.

LCDC is the governing authority of the Democratic Party in Lowndes County. Duties are
To promote development of Party organizations and activities,
To seek and encourage qualified candidates for public office,
To support Democratic nominees,
To perform such primary and election functions as required by law,
To maintain appropriate records,
To promote and add logistical support to the State Affirmative Action Program,
To perform such other duties as may be required by the State Committee,
To elect State Committee members,
To determine Party Districts and Apportionment,
To raise funds for the above purposes.

LCDC Bylaws are available online at http://www.lowndesdems.org/about/bylaws/.

LCDC is organized by County Commission Districts. Its current members are: Continue reading

Sunday Voting

There will be Sunday voting in some elections in Lowndes County.

Monday I sent a letter (PDF) requesting Sunday Voting to the Lowndes County Board of Elections on behalf of the Lowndes County Democratic Committee.

Tuesday, September 9th, at their regularly scheduled meeting, the Board of Elections discussed this request and voted in the affirmative to have 1/2 day of Sunday voting on the day after Saturday voting in years where there are federal candidates on the ballot.

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