ACDP News June 19, 2020

136 Days to Election Day Happy Juneteenth! Why Juneteenth Matters It was black Americans who delivered on Lincoln’s promise of “a new birth of freedom.” Opinion Columnist NYT,  Jamelle Bouie Article HERE Our Candidates for County Board of County Commissioners Learn more about Kristen Powers Bob Byrd and Dreama Caldwell HERE Our candidates spent aContinue reading “ACDP News June 19, 2020”

ACDP News June 18, 2020

Planning on Voting? There are a couple ways to ensure that you will be able to cast your vote in that important election instead of waiting in line on Election Day: either request an absentee ballot or vote early.   Here is a link to request an absentee ballot form in North Carolina.  It is not tooContinue reading “ACDP News June 18, 2020”

June 16, 2020

Support the Board of Elections Thank you to everyone who has  joined us in this fight. Our voices have been heard! The Alamance County Board of Commissioners voted last night to provide full funding for the Board of Elections.  Chair Of the Board, Amy Galey was the only Alamance County Commissioner to vote against fullyContinue reading “June 16, 2020”

ACDP News June 15, 2020

URGENT! In this unprecedented moment in time we should not expect our Commissioners to financially destabilize access to safe, efficient, and effective voting. Please Contact the County Commissioners Today … …and tell them that we Support the Board of Elections and want the Board of Elections to have full and secure funding. Commissioner’s contact information:Continue reading “ACDP News June 15, 2020”

ACDP News June 14, 2020

URGENT! In this unprecedented moment in time we should not expect our Commissioners to promote and prioritize financially destabilizing access to safe, efficient, and effective voting. Please Contact the County Commissioners Today … …and tell them that we Support the Board of Elections and want the Board of Elections to have full and secure funding.Continue reading “ACDP News June 14, 2020”

ACDP News June 13, 2020

Due to the COVID19 emergency New Voter Registrations Are Down 70%. You can help. Talk to your friends and make sure they are registered. Ask them each to talk to three of their friends and make sure their three friends are registered. Here’s a link to the NC DMV Online Voter Registration Form: Register HereContinue reading “ACDP News June 13, 2020”

ACDP News June 12, 2020

This is What an Underfunded Election Looked Like in Georgia Last Tuesday What went wrong? “You can’t do Democracy on the cheap” On Tuesday Georgia had exactly the same problems that the Alamance County Board of Elections is working hard to avoid County elections officials could not find more younger poll workers to replace moreContinue reading “ACDP News June 12, 2020”