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California Democratic Party · [email protected]
July 31, 2021 at 5:30 PM

Kevin McCarthy needs to be stopped.

Kevin McCarthy is working hard to become the next House Speaker. We can’t let that happen. John, We need your help. Kevin McCarthy raised more than $40 million in the first half of 2021 to help Republicans take control of the House and install himself as the new Speaker. Just this…
California Democratic Party · [email protected]
July 30, 2021 at 9:30 PM

We need your help, John

We can’t let the Republican Party out raise us for the 2022 midterms. John, Did you see the news? Swing district House Republicans surpassed us in fundraising for 2022! The GOP is already organizing and investing in key districts in order to take back the House in 2022 and stop th…
Coby King · [email protected]
July 28, 2021 at 10:15 PM

CADEM Voter Protection Team Sign Up

Hello California Democrats! Since 1992, the California Democratic Party (CADEM) has been protecting the rights of all voters and ensuring that every vote counts through our Voter Protection Program. For the recall election on September 14, the California Democratic Party has redev…
Ben Seinfeld, Political Director · [email protected]
July 26, 2021 at 9:35 PM

One of our biggest fights ahead.

We’ve got to protect the right to vote, John John, As the Political Director for the California Democratic Party, I spend my days meeting with activists, elected officials, candidates, campaign professionals, and more about how we can work together to elect Democrats up and down the…
California Democratic Party · [email protected]
July 21, 2021 at 12:00 AM

Six Months In

John, are you better off today than you were six months ago? John, Today marks six months of the Biden-Harris Administration and we’re asking: are you better off today than you were six months ago? For millions of us the answer is yes. Without a single Republican vote, Democratic…
California Democratic Party · [email protected]
July 20, 2021 at 12:15 AM

Who is Young Kim fighting for?

John, What if we told you that there was a Republican politician in a purple district who: Voted against impeachment, Voted against investigating the insurrection, Voted against anti-discrimination protections for the LGBTQ+ community, Voted against addressing the gender pay gap, …
California Democratic Party · [email protected]
July 14, 2021 at 5:30 PM

Less than 400 votes

Mike Garcia is proof that elections have consequences. Luckily, we have a chance to unseat him in 2022. John, 333 votes. That’s the margin Mike Garcia won by in 2020. That’s all it took to put a right-wing politician in Congress who stood against Democracy, voted against legalizin…
Camille Alcala, Finance Director · [email protected]
July 10, 2021 at 5:30 PM

We’re starting a grassroots movement, John

CADEM Trail-Raisers a taking grassroots fundraising to a whole new level Hello John, As the Finance Director for the California Democratic party, I spend my days deep in dollars and cents; however, I first learned the value of money from my father, a first generation immigrant who s…
California Democratic Party · [email protected]
July 7, 2021 at 9:01 PM

Mitch McConnell is Right, John

Not a single Republican voted for the American Rescue Plan. Well, it finally happened, John, Mitch McConnell finally told the truth. American families are getting a lot more money thanks to the Biden-Harris Administration and Democrats. Not a single Republican voted for the Americ…
California Democratic Party · [email protected]
July 6, 2021 at 11:15 PM

Six Months After the Insurrection...

Kevin McCarthy has shown again and again that he won’t do what it takes to protect our democracy. John, Six months ago today, a violent mob fueled by the lies of Donald Trump stormed the Capitol in an attack on our democracy. The world watched as insurrectionists undermined the wi…
Lizzie Heyboer · [email protected]
June 30, 2021 at 3:01 PM

Field Dispatch from the California Democratic Party

Did you see the news? Dear John, As the California Democratic Party’s Organizing Director, I have spent the past several months working on a forever-organizing plan that builds lasting relationships, increases our outreach to California’s hardest to reach communities, and sets us up…
Vincent Jones, Training Director · [email protected]
June 29, 2021 at 10:31 PM

We’re keeping our promise...

John, At the beginning of the year, President Joe Biden signed multiple executive actions aimed at advancing racial equity for underserved communities, stating that “our soul will be troubled, as long as systemic racism is allowed to exist.” Historians have described this as one of…
California Democratic Party · [email protected]
June 26, 2021 at 5:30 PM

Some people have no shame...

As Republicans continue to drag their feet, Democrats across the nation are working hard to make progress for every person. John, without a single GOP vote, Democrats passed the American Rescue Plan. That’s right, every Republican in Congress voted against the sweeping pandemic relie…
California Democratic Party · [email protected]
June 24, 2021 at 12:00 AM

Our right to vote is under attack

We cannot allow our opponents to continue with the biggest attack on voting rights since Jim Crow. Dear John, Over the past few months, Republican-led legislatures have been working overtime to suppress the right to vote. And this week, the GOP filibustered the debate on the For th…
California Democratic Party · [email protected]
June 19, 2021 at 4:30 PM

Happy Juneteenth

We need your voice and participation as we continue to fight for freedom. John: 156 years after troops rode into Galveston, Texas bearing a message of freedom, Juneteenth is finally being celebrated as a national holiday. In many ways, the long road towards national recognition of …
California Democratic Party · [email protected]
June 17, 2021 at 6:15 PM

The Affordable Care Act is the Law of the Land

It’s time to turn the page and focus on expanding healthcare John: Say it with me: the Affordable Care Act is the law of the land. This morning, the Supreme Court once again ruled against a Repulican attempt to dismantle the Affordable Care Act and rip healthcare away from million…
Vincent Jones · [email protected]
June 16, 2021 at 3:30 PM

Juneteenth Event: Celebrate Freedom With Us, John

Join us for a virtual celebration of Juneteenth this Thursday, June 17 at 6 PM. John- Black people have organized and fought for our freedoms from the moment we were brought to this country. Even during the most painful moments of our collective history, systemic racism and oppress…
California Democratic Party · [email protected]
June 12, 2021 at 5:32 PM

We’re investing in our future, John

Eric Bradley Deep Blue Grant Program to Launch June 21   John -- Campaigns are not won on election day. They’re won year-round, when our most dedicated volunteers and community leaders put in the work to organize and engage new voters. Our voters and volunteers are the heart and sou…
California Democratic Party · [email protected]
June 11, 2021 at 5:31 PM

Celebrate Juneteenth with the California Democratic Party

We’ll be celebrating freedom and organizing for justice Here’s a quick history lesson for you, John: On June 19, 1865, enslaved African Americans in Texas finally got the news that President Abraham Lincoln had signed the Emancipation Proclamation. Juneteenth is a celebration of fre…
California Democratic Party · [email protected]
June 8, 2021 at 6:00 PM

Let's work together to end this pandemic

Vaccinating as many U.S. adults as possible before July 4th will require everyone to pitch in. John, After more than a year of unspeakable loss and incredible resiliency, there is light at the end of the tunnel. Under President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris’ leadershi…
California Democratic Party · [email protected]
June 7, 2021 at 11:47 PM

An AR-15 isn't a Swiss Army Knife, John

Preventing gun violence is more important now than ever. John -- On Gun Violence Awareness Day, a federal judge struck down California’s decades-old assault weapons ban. In his opinion, the judge called assault rifles like the AR-15 “fairly ordinary, popular, modern rifles” and ev…
Emma Harper, California Democratic Party · [email protected]
June 5, 2021 at 9:00 PM

Inclusivity means you, me, and ALL of us

We are committed to providing the opportunity for new and young activists to learn, grow and participate in the democratic process.  Hey there John -- Over the last 18 years, I’ve had the privilege of working at the California Democratic Party in various capacities including the fro…
California Democratic Party · [email protected]
June 3, 2021 at 6:45 PM

[URGENT] We have some work to do...

Since the last general election, more than 380 bills have been introduced across the country that would make it harder for Americans to vote. John -- Since the last general election, more than 380 bills have been introduced across the country that would make it harder for Americans…
California Democratic Party · [email protected]
June 2, 2021 at 6:00 PM

People can’t pay rent or eat with just good intentions

We know that paid internship programs like ours are integral for building the bench of young California Democratic leaders. Did you know that some of the CADEM staff got their start as young political interns? Our Communications Director Shery Yang got her start as an intern for Joh…
California Democratic Party · [email protected]
June 1, 2021 at 9:01 PM

Building the bench of CA Democrats

We are creating the strongest possible bench of young organizers and activists to be the next generation of party leaders. John: how did you get your start on your career path? Was it an internship or a job training program? Did someone mentor you? Or was it a series of lucky breaks…
California Democratic Party · [email protected]
May 25, 2021 at 10:00 PM

Rest in Power, George Floyd

Every day, we have an opportunity to take the necessary steps to create a more equitable and inclusive community. Sisters and Brothers -- In memory of George Floyd, say their names:   Every day, we have an opportunity to take the necessary steps to create a more equitable and inc…
California Democratic Party · [email protected]
May 24, 2021 at 7:31 PM

You’re invited: Organizing in AAPI communities, May 26, 6-7 p.m.

  John, The month of May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month where we recognize the immense contributions of our AAPI brothers and sisters. As one of the fastest growing communities in the United States and in California, the AAPI community includes individuals who…
Vincent Jones, California Democratic Party · [email protected]
May 20, 2021 at 10:00 PM

Reminder: Pride Season Kick-off Event This Weekend!

🏳️‍🌈 Celebrate the legacy of Harvey Milk and get ready for Pride 🏳️‍🌈 John, In just a few days, CADEM and the CDP LGBTQ Caucus is kicking off Pride season with a celebration of the legacy of Harvey Milk – a visionary whose courageous work to end discrimination against the lesbian, g…
California Democratic Party · [email protected]
May 18, 2021 at 7:30 PM

$100 billion plan for California’s recovery

California’s recovery is well underway, but we can’t be satisfied with just going back to the way things were. John: it’s clear. California is roaring back from the pandemic thanks to Governor Newsom’s leadership. We need to keep him in office because he knows one simple fact abov…
Shery Yang, California Democratic Party · [email protected]
May 14, 2021 at 9:45 PM

[INVITE] Let’s talk about organizing in AAPI communities!

Right now, National Republicans are hard at work spreading misinformation and Trump rhetoric within the AAPI community. John, May is Asian American and Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander Heritage Month, a time to reflect on the rich and diverse culture deeply rooted within our communit…
California Democratic Party · [email protected]
May 13, 2021 at 12:20 AM

Here’s how we’re going to transform public schools in California

This is the highest level of state school funding in CA history! It’s clear, John: California is roaring back from the pandemic. We’ve seen a historic investment in vaccinations, housing, and now: we’re reimagining public schools. The COVID-19 pandemic was a crisis without preceden…
California Democratic Party · [email protected]
May 12, 2021 at 1:30 AM

A $12 billion investment to address the homelessness crisis

Solutions to homelessness are within reach for California Have you seen the news yet, John?   Share on Facebook » Share on Twitter »We can put more than 36,000 Californians back into homes with the $12 billion investment laid out in Governor Newsom’s California Comeback plan. This i…
Vincent Jones, California Democratic Party · [email protected]
May 11, 2021 at 9:50 PM

[INVITE] Remembering the legacy of Harvey Milk:

🏳️‍🌈🏳️‍🌈🏳️‍🌈 Say it loud, gay is proud – Harvey Milk Day Celebration & Pride Season Kick Off! 🏳️‍🌈🏳️‍🌈🏳️‍🌈 Love is love, John. It’s about the right to live and love without fear and with dignity. In honor of Harvey Milk Day, CADEM and the CDP LGBTQ Caucus is remembering the lega…
California Democratic Party · [email protected]
May 11, 2021 at 12:15 AM

California is going to come roaring back from the pandemic

FACT: The expanded Golden State Stimulus would be the biggest state tax rebate in American history. California’s recovery is well underway, John. But here’s the thing: we can’t be satisfied with going back to the way things were. Because we know the system didn’t work for ALL Califo…
California Democratic Party · [email protected]
April 29, 2021 at 9:39 PM

We are back on track!

Just look at what this administration has accomplished: America is back on track thanks to Joe Biden and Kamala Harris Thank You Democrats! John - It’s hard to believe, but it’s true! It’s been 100 days since Joe Biden and Kamala Harris took office and they gave the Ameri…
California Democratic Party · [email protected]
April 29, 2021 at 2:45 AM

CADEM Chair Rusty Hicks Issues Statement on President Joe Biden’s Joint Address to Congress

California Democratic Party Chair Rusty Hicks issued the following statement on President Joe Biden’s first address to Congress: Just a few months ago, we elected a president who leads with empathy, decency, and the profound belief in all of us. We elected a president who called up…
California Democratic Party · [email protected]
April 22, 2021 at 9:15 PM

Here’s 2 things we know this Earth Day:

Governor Gavin Newsom has our back & California Democrats are focused on recovery & solidarity We’re thinking about the fundamentals on this Earth Day, John — Things like: Making sure everyone in California has access to clean drinking water. Improving the health of Califo…
California Democratic Party · [email protected]
April 20, 2021 at 10:00 PM

In memory of George Floyd:

We are calling on all California Democrats to stand up, speak out, and take action. John — Eight minutes and forty-six seconds. For eight long minutes, George Floyd cried out for his mother before Derek Chauvin took his life without mercy, justice, or dignity. Since then, our nat…
California Democratic Party · [email protected]
April 15, 2021 at 1:10 AM

Say his name: Daunte Wright

The California Democratic Party is committed to ending racism and violence perpetrated against Black people. This is a call to action, John — it is incumbent upon all of us to fight against the deep-seated prejudice, discrimination, and structural racism that has long plagued our co…
California Democratic Party · [email protected]
April 13, 2021 at 10:30 PM

The 2021 Virtual State Convention exhibit hall, speakers & more!

You won't want to miss our first Virtual State Convention! John -- You won't want to miss the 2021 Virtual State Convention exhibit hall! Take a break between caucus and committee meetings to check out the virtual exhibit hall, where you can meet and chat with representatives from o…
California Democratic Party · [email protected]
April 8, 2021 at 12:00 AM

Come check out Jennifer Siebel Newsom at this year’s convention!

It’s happening on April 29 - May 2 Have you registered for the 2021 State Convention this year? Just look at the exciting lineup of speakers:   SIGN UP NOW » We can’t wait to see you online for this year’s convention! Here’s the link to send your friends and family: CDPconventio…
Rusty Hicks · [email protected]
April 1, 2021 at 8:00 PM

Help is here

Because you worked so hard to take back the White House, we can now … John: help is here because YOU supported California Democrats INVEST IN OUR FUTURE » John -- It’s hard to believe that just under three months ago, the Biden-Harris administration was sworn in. We’ve al…
CA Democratic Party · [email protected]
March 31, 2021 at 10:30 PM

Here’s the path ahead

And here’s how you can help us get there John -- When the year started, the skeptics and pundits didn’t hold back. There were a lot of doubts about our ability to push forward and carry out President Biden’s agenda. But so far, we proved them wrong. Thanks to the dedication and con…
California Democratic Party · [email protected]
March 25, 2021 at 10:18 PM

the national GOP + anti-vaxxers + Q anon conspiracy theorists

Say NO to the Republican Recall John — Have you watched this video yet?   It’s shocking, but not surprising. A band of national Republicans, anti-vaxxers, Q-Anon conspiracy theorists and anti-immigrant Trump supporters have come together under a new cause: recalling Governor Newso…
California Democratic Party · [email protected]
March 25, 2021 at 1:42 AM

Congratulations Rob Bonta

His dedication to empowering underrepresented communities makes him the right choice for California. John, The California Democratic Party (CADEM) congratulates Rob Bonta on his appointment as California’s first Filipino American Attorney General. Rob represents what makes Californi…
California Democratic Party · [email protected]
March 23, 2021 at 8:00 PM

Don’t miss out, RSVP today!

Check out this amazing lineup - Eleni Kounalakis, Lieutenant Governor of California... John, CADEM is partnering with the CDP Women’s Caucus to invite you to this week’s event, Honoring Trailblazing Democratic Women on the Frontlines. Join us Thursday at 6 PM (PST) to hear from str…
The CADEM Team · [email protected]
March 22, 2021 at 10:31 PM

Registration for the 2021 CADEM Virtual Convention is now open!

Join us! John --   Registration for the 2021 CADEM Virtual Convention is now open! California, we’ve been through A LOT this past year. Despite the challenges, California Democratic leaders are focused and working to help every person recover from the COVID-19 crisis. We believe t…
California Democratic Party · [email protected]
March 19, 2021 at 5:32 PM

You’re invited to our Women’s History Month Forum

RSVP: Thursday, March 25th @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm PT John, We’re excited to invite you to a celebration honoring California women who are on the frontlines fighting the COVID-19 pandemic. California is the proud home of women who have blazed new trails in business, culture, and politi…
California Democratic Party · [email protected]
March 18, 2021 at 7:15 PM

Congratulations Secretary Becerra!

Secretary Xavier Becerra will make California proud at the Dept. of Health & Human Services John, California Democratic leaders are working hard to help every person across the nation recover from the COVID-19 crisis. That’s why today’s confirmation of Xavier Becerra to lead th…
Rusty Hicks, Chair, CADEM · [email protected]
March 17, 2021 at 6:01 PM

California Democrats stand in solidarity to stop AAPI hate

Only through our unity can we uplift and empower the voices of our AAPI Sisters, Brothers, and Siblings. John, Today, our nation mourns the senseless loss of eight lives during a mass shooting in the Atlanta metropolitan area. Our hearts go out to the families and friends impacted …