ACDP News August 19, 2020

75 Days Until Election Day

Printable List of All 2020 Democratic Candidates HERE


North Carolina Court of Appeals

Judges of the Court of Appeals are elected statewide and serve eight-year terms. The Court of Appeals currently has 15 judges who sit in panels of three judges to hear appeals, so there are always five panels. Cases are randomly assigned to the panels of judges. The judges also rotate panels frequently, so each judge can serve on a panel with each of the other judges over time. The Court of Appeals reviews the case on appeal for errors of law or legal procedure; it decides only questions of law – not questions of fact. 

More information about the Court of Appeals


I am Lora C. Cubbage, and I bring Integrity, Fairness, Competence, and Respect to the bench, and your vote will ensure that those same qualities remain on the Court of Appeals. I stand on my Oath in that I will protect and defend both the NC and US Constitution. We must continue to diversify our State and work together across isles to make an NC that all of her citizens can be proud to call home. I will continue to fight for the rights of every citizen in our State and fight to continue to move NC forward. I am the right choice at the right time!

Judge Cubbage now humbly and with great pride comes before every voter of North Carolina asking you to VOTE for her for Court of Appeals.  Judge Cubbage views her judgeship as a position of trust and as an opportunity for service. She is collaborating with community, business, and justice partners to improve the courts wherever possible and is working to help ensure North Carolina courts are open, fair, and welcoming to our citizens and businesses. . Judge Cubbage respectfully and humbly ask for your help in ensuring that North Carolina continues to make forward strides by electing her, Lora C. Cubbage to the Court of Appeals on Nov. 3rd, 2020!!

More About Lora HERE


Judiciary Explained

Part 2 of 5


2020 Democratic National Convention

August 17 – 20, the Democratic Party will formally nominate the next president and vice president of the United States at the 2020 Democratic National Convention, anchored in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Schedule Commit To Watch Español

Wednesday, August 19:

A More Perfect Union—We are not going back to where we were before Donald Trump’s economy and mishandling of the pandemic—for too many Americans, that wasn’t good enough. As president, Joe Biden will lead us to a better America we know is possible. As he leads us out of Trump’s chaos and crises, he will help America build back better.

More Convention information HERE

TODAY!

Council of State Candidates

Information about all Democratic candidates HERE


Equality North Carolina is holding a Town Hall with our slate of candidates for North Carolina’s Council of State! Join us to hear their vision for a more equitable North Carolina firsthand as we head into the most important election of our lifetimes.

RSVP HERE: https://bit.ly/2CSCVwt
SUBMIT CANDIDATE QUESTIONS HERE: https://bit.ly/ENC-CoS-questions!


Tonight!

Neighbors on Call!

How’s it looking in the NC legislative races? Tom Jensen, Director of Public Policy Polling, will return for an encore visit to NoC to give us the inside scoop on polling.

The Polls Say…

Wed. 8/19 @ 7:30

RSVP at neighborsoncall.org/events to get the Zoom access information.

How’s it looking in the NC legislative races? Tom Jensen, Director of Public Policy Polling, will return for an encore visit to NoC to give us the inside scoop on polling.

As we count down to the upcoming elections, please join Neighbors on Call on Wednesday, August 19th, for a conversation with Tom Jensen, Director of Public Policy Polling. This presentation is sure to be informative with info on how things stand in our NC legislative races.


2020: Our Opportunity to Elect a Better Local Government.

The real power of local elections is that the folks running are us.

Learn More about our candidates HERE


Reason 75 to Flip NC

TO END SOLITARY CONFINEMENT

While North Carolina has made some progress in reducing the use of solitary confinement, which induces and worsens mental health conditions and has increasingly been defined as torture, the practice is still widespread, with some prisoners housed in solitary confinement for over a decade. Democrats in the NC House have introduced legislation to sharply curtail its use.


Cal Cunningham for U.S. Senate

About this event

Join Cal Cunningham for a Town Hall with the NCDP Native American Caucus!

RSVP for more information. HERE

Donations are not required, but if you would like to contribute, you can do so here: https://secure.actblue.com/donate/c4nc-teampolitical



The Board of Elections will begin mailing out Absentee Ballots

September 4!

Absentee Ballot Request forms from the
Center for Voter Information

And the absentee ballot request forms that many of us are receiving from the Center for Voter Information which contain the form, and a postage paid envelope addressed to the Alamance Board of Election are valid so please go ahead and use them!

Here’s an article explaining the nuts and bolts of absentee voting. https://www.ncvoter.org/absentee-ballots/

Here is a link to  an absentee ballot request form in North Carolina.  It is not too early to do this. You can also call our local Board of Elections at (336)570-6755 and request that they send you an absentee ballot request form.  Or, if you’d like to check your registration status or register to vote the Times News has this nifty little page. HERE

Nervous About Voting Absentee? FAQs HERE


Change is coming to Alamance County

Be Part of It!

Contact : chair@alamancedemocraticparty.com


$20 for 2020

Help the Democratic Women of Alamance County Honor and celebrate the centennial of the ratification of the 19th Amendment by donating $20 for 2020, the 100 year anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment which guaranteed and protected women’s constitutional right to vote.  Donate Here


Wondering what you can do to help ensure local elections meet the challenges of this health crisis?

Give Your Time at Election Time.

Finding election workers is always a challenge and in this election the civic-minded seniors that usually fill these positions should get to sit this one out if they have health concerns. Early Voting workers especially work long days and a couple of long weeks. So if you want more weekend hours for Alamance County voters, giving your time to staff those hours is a great way to help. Also, these are paid positions. More Information HERE


Join Our ACDP Voter Outreach Team!

Be a part of our Voter Outreach team and commit to helping your friends and neighbors get out the vote this election! In exchange for your generous donation, ACDP is offering these high-quality shirts to anyone interested in helping us get our message out that Your Vote Does Count! 2020 will be a pivotal election year and one of our top goals is ensuring that all individuals who have the right to vote can and will use it. Donate Here!


Proud Alamance Democrat Yard Signs

Stand up and stand out as a Proud Alamance County Democrat. We’re working for a better more inclusive Alamance for everyone. Order your sign Here Guidelines for political signs HERE


It’s Going to Take All of Us

Volunteer today!

There is a job that is just right for you!

Contact : chair@alamancedemocraticparty.com

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