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Omar Montgomery via · [email protected]
November 12, 2019 at 10:13 PM

Campaign update

John, I wanted to give you a quick update on where we stand. There are a few hundred ballots that will determine the outcome of the election. We have been working day and night to help voters "cure" their ballots. "Curing" ballots means notifying voters they can resolve …
Omar Montgomery via · [email protected]
November 5, 2019 at 4:22 PM

Today is the last chance to vote for #OurAurora!

John, Today is Election Day in Aurora! You have until 7:00 pm today to get your ballots in! Click here to find a location to go vote in person or drop off your ballot. If you need a ride to vote or for one our volunteers to pick your ballot up and drop it off, call us …
Omar Montgomery via · [email protected]
November 4, 2019 at 6:46 PM


John, Election Day is tomorrow, and we just found out former Congressman Mike Coffman has infused his campaign with $25,000 of personal money even after spending over $450,000 to buy this seat. This means polling shows this race is neck and neck. He is willing to spend wh…
Omar Montgomery via · [email protected]
November 1, 2019 at 1:59 PM

We're under attack

John, we're under attack. A few days ago, a dark money group launched an attack ad against our campaign. They've already spent nearly $45,000 on advertising to go towards attacking me. This dark money group has zeroed in on our common sensed housing plan and they're pulli…
Omar Montgomery via · [email protected]
October 29, 2019 at 6:12 PM

Have you voted yet?

John, We are just one week until ballots are due in Aurora's Municipal Election! Tuesday, November 5 at 7 pm! Do you have a plan to get yours in? It is too late to mail it to guarantee it will arrive in time. But you can drop it off until Election Day (Nov 5 at 7pm)! Find…
Omar Montgomery via · [email protected]
October 24, 2019 at 5:00 PM

Thank you and ways to help!

John, First, thank you so much for your support for our fundraising deadline and match. We met it because of you! We have also had some amazing endorsements in the last few days, including one of my heroes, former US Attorney General Eric H. Holder, Jr., and Brady (form…
Omar Montgomery via · [email protected]
October 22, 2019 at 2:24 PM

Match update!

John, Yesterday we told you about a generous match by supporters to ensure we have the resources we need to get over the finish line. Election Day is 15 days away and without this last push we may come up short. Thanks to a generous supporter, donations are now worth DOU…
Omar Montgomery via · [email protected]
October 21, 2019 at 2:00 PM

Help us meet our match

John, The time is now. We are in the last few weeks of this election for Aurora’s future. I am meeting hundreds of voters at every opportunity, our volunteers have been talking to thousands of voters every week, our mailers are reaching tens of thousands of voters every …
Omar Montgomery via · [email protected]
October 18, 2019 at 3:03 PM


John, Our campaign has always been about creating a progressive, inclusive and welcoming city that works for everyone. We have made great strides to challenge the status quo and have achieved more than anyone thought we could when we started. I wanted to share some exci…
Ashley Wheeland via · [email protected]
October 14, 2019 at 6:12 PM


John, The Aurora Sentinel just weighed in on our race -- with a powerful endorsement. This is a game-changer because the Aurora Sentinel is the largest paper in Aurora and will have major impacts on the race.  I’m honored to have the Sentinel’s support, but we need to m…
Omar Montgomery via · [email protected]
October 10, 2019 at 9:29 PM

Canvass with Jason and me Saturday!

John, Ballots are being mailed! We need to talk to as many voters as we can about our vision for #OurAurora. Our vision is one of a transparent and inclusive Aurora city government. Join Congressman Jason Crow, the Denver Area Labor Federation, and me to get the word out…
Omar Montgomery via · [email protected]
October 7, 2019 at 2:47 PM

Our most important deadline is tonight

John, I wasn’t planning to email you again today. But our public fundraising deadline is in a couple of hours and we’re coming up just a little short. If you donate one more time, we’ll hit our goal before midnight. I have a simple request -- will you make a $10 donation…
Omar Montgomery via · [email protected]
October 6, 2019 at 6:51 PM

Crucial time - Aurora's ballots are coming in a week!

John, We have just 9 days until most ballots are mailed in all of Aurora's counties. We are making critical spending decisions that will determine the outcome of the race tomorrow’s campaign fundraising reporting deadline. Our goal is to reach as many voters across the …
Lindsay Minter via · [email protected]
October 5, 2019 at 8:02 PM

We have so many ways to help coming up!

John, We are a week until ballots are mailed out by Aurora's counties! Every day we are talking to hundreds of voters about our vision for our city. A diverse city where all communities have opportunities. We wanted to share all of the ways to help with spreading the word…
Ashley Wheeland via · [email protected]
October 1, 2019 at 1:09 AM

RE: Help us get on track

John, Sorry to email again today. But as many of you know -- we are working every day to get Omar elected. As Omar said we are in the last stretch of our campaign. We need your help to reach our fundraising goal for September. We are just $900 from it! Can you pitch in toni…
Omar Montgomery via · [email protected]
September 30, 2019 at 3:45 PM

Help us get on track

John, I just met with my campaign manager to discuss our final push before ballots go out in 14 days. She let me know as of right now, we’re a bit behind on our end of month online goal, but I know we can turn it around. Will you help us get back on track? Donate rig…
Omar Montgomery via · [email protected]
September 27, 2019 at 2:09 PM

You're Invited to a Fundraiser

John, I am so honored to have two amazing leaders hosting a fundraiser for my campaign. They have shown our state what true leadership is - working together for a better Colorado. I will do the same for Aurora. You are invited to join Hon. Phil Weiser and Hon. Joe Salaz…
Representative Dominique Jackson via · [email protected]
September 26, 2019 at 5:55 PM

Let's knock doors for our Aurora Saturday!

John, We only have 41 days to the Aurora municipal election! Wow. We need your help now! Join me to canvass for Omar Montgomery for Aurora Mayor this weekend. I support Omar because he will be the Aurora Mayor that listens and uplifts all Aurorans' voices and needs.…
Ashley Wheeland, Omar's Campaign Manager via · [email protected]
September 18, 2019 at 3:44 PM

Join us this Saturday! Invite your Aurora friends!

John, We have a great opportunity to come together as community for a meet and greet with Omar this Saturday at Cheluna Brewery in Ward 1. It is being hosted by Councilwoman for Ward 1, Crystal Murillo, as well as other amazing leaders from Adams County and Arapahoe Cou…
Ashley Wheeland · [email protected]
September 17, 2019 at 9:22 PM

Can you volunteer this week?

Hello Volunteers! We have so many great things happening. Omar has been endorsed by Congresswoman Diana DeGette and SEIU 105!  And we have all of our planned opportunities that you can sign up for here: We have phone bank at the Arapahoe Co…