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  Chair Amalia Duarte · [email protected]
June 24, 2022 at 1:59 PM

Alert: Morristown Decision Day Rally!

 MORRISTOWN RALLY FOR WOMEN’S RIGHTS Hi John, It could happen this week or sometime next week, but we will not sit back and stay silent!   The Supreme Court will announce a ruling that has the potential to overturn Roe v. Wade and turn women’s rights back to the days of illegal abortions. Having …
  Chair Amalia Duarte · [email protected]
June 10, 2022 at 6:46 PM

Join us June 16th to celebrate!

BE IN THE ROOM WHERE IT HAPPENS!  There are still some tickets left to join Morris County Democrats to celebrate Pride Month and the important holiday of Juneteenth, at a fundraising dinner on Thursday, June 16!  Enjoy a special program of diverse speakers, and support County Commissioner Candida…
  Chair Amalia Duarte · [email protected]
May 27, 2022 at 7:32 PM

An Update from MCDC

MCDC Update - May 27th, 2022 A Note from Chair Amalia Duarte  Dear MCDC Friends - It’s been an emotionally devastating and draining week. We send our prayers and compassion to the families of the 19 children and two teachers gunned down in Uvalde, Texas. This horrific crime comes just days after a…
  Chair Amalia Duarte · [email protected]
May 16, 2022 at 9:34 PM

May 2022 Newsletter

MCDC Monthly Update - May 2022 NEW Spring Fundraiser Date!  Join your Morris County Democratic Committee friends to recognize Pride Month and to celebrate the important holiday of Juneteenth, at a fundraiser on June 16th!  Let’s come together in unity for a special program of diverse speakers -- a…
  Chairman Chip Robinson · [email protected]
April 24, 2022 at 8:55 PM

A Message From Your Chair

A Message From Your ChairDear Morris County Democrats,   I hope you are all having a good weekend. In response to a number of questions and some apparent confusion, I wanted to communicate with you directly to outline next steps for the Morris County Democratic Committee and the upcoming special el…
  Vice-Chair Robin Gurin · [email protected]
April 23, 2022 at 3:37 PM

A Letter to the Morris County Democratic Committee

Dear John,   Greetings from Kenya! As some of you may know, I have been out of the country since April 6th working with an organization I am passionate about called Veterinarians International, conducting charity work protecting elephants and other en…
  Chip Robinson · [email protected]
April 22, 2022 at 4:27 PM

[Important] A Letter to the Morris County Democratic Committee

Dear John,  Today, I advised Governor Phil Murphy, New Jersey Democratic State Committee Chairman LeRoy J. Jones, Jr., Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill, Congressman Tom Malinowski, and other state and county leaders that I will be resigning effective a special meeting in early May as Chair of the Morri…
  Morris County Democrats · [email protected]
April 21, 2022 at 9:41 PM

MCDC Weekly Update April 21st 2022 - Spring Gala and Caucus Updates

MCDC Weekly Update - April 21st 2022 Spring Gala 2022  MCDC will be holding its Spring Gala May 25th from 7:00pm-10:00pm at Barka Mediterranean Cuisine in Mountain Lakes! We'll be joined by Representatives Tom Malinowski and Mikie Sherrill as well as our three county commissioner candidates; T.C. M…
  Morris County Democrats · [email protected]
April 17, 2022 at 11:39 PM

Springing Into Action (Get it?)

Springing Into Action  Did you know this is the first time in over thirty years that Easter, Passover, and Ramadan have all been on the same weekend? Whether you've been celebrating one of these holidays or just enjoying this new spring weather, we hope you've had a pleasant weekend.  Luckily for y…
  Chairman Chip Robinson · [email protected]
April 17, 2022 at 11:02 PM

You Are Invited to the MCDC 2022 Spring Gala

Dear John, I hope you and your family have had a pleasant weekend and got a chance to enjoy the coming of this spring weather.  I am writing to invite you to this year's MCDC Spring Gala on May 25th from 7:00pm to 10:00pm at Barka Mediterranean Cuisine in Mountain Lakes. As you know, we are at the …
  Morris County Democrats · [email protected]
April 14, 2022 at 4:39 PM

MCDC Weekly Update - April 14, 2022 - Caucus Mixer and Days of Action

NJDSC Caucus  Mixer You might have heard that we've been building and expanding our caucuses here in Morris County.  This Thursday, April 14th at 6:30pm you can meet the folks from the caucuses of the New Jersey State Democratic Party. Join State Party Chair Leroy Jones at The Homestead in Morrist…
  Morris County Democrats · [email protected]
April 10, 2022 at 8:20 PM

Meet the State Party Caucuses

NJDSC Caucus  Mixer You might have heard that we've been building and expanding our caucuses here in Morris County.  This Thursday, April 14th at 6:30pm you can meet the folks from the caucuses of the New Jersey State Democratic Party. Join State Party Chair Leroy Jones at The Homestead in Morrist…
  Morris County Democrats · [email protected]
April 7, 2022 at 10:16 PM

MCDC Weekly Update - April 7th

Petition Deadline Day is Passed! Petitions to run for office from Congress to Council have now been filed.  That means you can now find the provisional list of candidates on the county clerk's website! Click Here to Find Out Who's Running Near You!   The Midterm Campaign Rolls On!  If you haven't…
  Morris County Democrats · [email protected]
March 31, 2022 at 10:20 PM

MCDC Weekly Update - March 31st, 2022

Team Mikie Campaign Launch Back-On  The Official Mikie Sherrill Campaign Kickoff is this Saturday April 2nd from 3:00pm. You'll hear from Mikie and some special guests on the campaign and how to get involved in 2022. Let us know you'll be there by signing up below! Click Here to RSVP   Up Your Can…
  Morris County Democrats · [email protected]
March 28, 2022 at 1:06 AM

Results of the Morris County Democratic Committee 2022 Nominating Convention

The Results of MCDC's 2022 Nominating Convention  Tom and Mikie Endorsed for Reelection  We're excited to have both Tom Malinowski and Mikie Sherrill on the ballot again in Morris County as we begin the crucial defense of our Democratic majority. Since 2018, Tom and Mikie have had the backs of Mo…
  Morris County Democrats · [email protected]
March 24, 2022 at 11:21 PM

MCDC Weekly Update March 24 - Women's History Phone Bank with Mikie

MCDC U is Back for a Second Semester  We've got all new trainings and all new topics coming up in April.  We've got classes on Deep Canvassing, Finding Local Issues to Run on, and of course VAN Training.  More trainings coming soon so stay tuned, and click below to sign up! Enroll in MCDC U   Vo…
  Morris County Democrats · [email protected]
March 17, 2022 at 12:54 PM

MCDC Weekly Update March 17th

Malinowski in Mendham As you all know, redistricting left Tom Malinowski with quite the race on his hands.  Wednesday, March 23rd at 6:30pm you'll have a chance to throw him your support at this fundraiser hosted by Susan Luciano, Lisa and Anish Bhimani, Margaret Parker, Peter and Melissa Saharko…
  Morris County Democrats · [email protected]
March 15, 2022 at 11:01 PM

New Schedule for St. Patrick's Day Week in Morristown

Parade Week is Back On!!! The weather might have delayed Morristown's St. Patrick's Day Parade, but it's now back on and closer in terms of hours to the real St. Patrick's Day than ever before!  The Morristown St. Patrick's Day Parade will now be taking place this Saturday, March 19th at 12:00pm.  …
  Morris County Democrats · [email protected]
March 11, 2022 at 3:50 PM

St. Patrick's Day Parade Postponed - Comedy and Cocktails Still On!!!

  Morristown St. Patrick's Day Parade Postponed Due to inclement weather, the Morristown St. Patrick's Day Parade has been postponed to next Saturday, March 19th.  For those of you planning on joining us, all other details remain the same.  Join us as we march in the Morristown St. Patrick's Day p…
  Morris County Democrats · [email protected]
March 11, 2022 at 1:26 AM

MCDC Weekly Update - March 10th - Comedy and Cocktails Tomorrow!!!

Comedy and Cocktails Tomorrow!!!!!!!  There's still time to reserve your tickets for Comedy and Cocktails with the Morris County Democrats. This event is hosted by Joey Novick featuring comedian Julia Scotti! Reserve Your Tickets!   Morristown St. Patrick's Day Parade  Join us as we march in the…
  Morris County Democrats · [email protected]
March 9, 2022 at 9:08 PM

[Postponed] Mikie Sherrill Campaign Kickoff

Hi John,  I'm reaching out to let you know that unfortunately tonight's Campaign Kickoff has been postponed. Mikie is still in DC for the vote on the omnibus package that includes critical funding for NJ-11 as well as emergency aid for Ukraine.  We were really looking forward to seeing everyone in…
  Morris County Democrats · [email protected]
March 7, 2022 at 11:38 PM

Comedy and Cocktails is This Friday!!!

The Fun Starts Friday Night! Join us for Comedy and Cocktails on March 11th at 7:00pm hosted by Joey Novick and featuring America's Got Talent Quarter-Finalist Julia Scotti! Now with discounted tickets for Young Dems (Under 35)! All proceeds go to supporting your local Democrats. Click Here to Re…
  Morris County Democrats · [email protected]
March 3, 2022 at 11:27 PM

MCDC Weekly Update - Women's History Month and St. Patrick's Day

Happy Women's History Month Save the date for Women First!, an exciting event on Saturday, March 19, at 11:00 AM, in Morristown to recognize local pioneering women, along with poetry, dance and music!  Speakers include: Dover Mayor Carolyn Blackman; Celebrity Chef Leia Gaccione; Leslie Bensley, f…
  Morris County Democrats · [email protected]
March 1, 2022 at 11:01 PM

Protecting Our Democracy and Supporting Ukraine

A Note on Ukraine For those of you who may not have been watching our social media feeds over the weekend, let me reiterate what we've posted earlier:  Many of you are probably feeling rightfully saddened and angry by events that seem out of our control. Like any good American, we stand with the p…
  Morris County Democrats · [email protected]
February 26, 2022 at 10:42 PM

Laugh Through the Bleak Headlines at MCDC Comedy and Cocktails March 11th

Take a Break from the Doom Scrolling  Life's not giving us much to laugh about these days, and your friendly Morris County Democrats are trying to change that.  Join us Friday, March 11th at 7:00pm at the Morristown Free Masons' Lodge for a night of Comedy and Cocktails.  We'll be hosting America'…
  Morris County Democrats · [email protected]
February 24, 2022 at 2:26 PM

MCDC Weekly Update February 24th

 MCDC Weekly Update February 24th We've got a real variety pack of events coming up for you all in the next few weeks.  Campaigns are kicking off and petitions will need to be signed.  If that all sounds a little stressful, don't worry, our Comedy and Cocktails Event on March 11th is a great chance…
  Morris County Democrats · [email protected]
February 20, 2022 at 7:18 PM

Comedy and Cocktails Featuring Julia Scotti - Reserve Your Tickets!

MCDC Presents: Comedian Julia Scotti Live in Morristown Join the Morris County Democrats for Comedy and Cocktails with Julia Scotti at the Morristown Free Mason's Lodge!  Julia Scotti is a quarter-finalist of America's Got Talent and features on Showtime's More Funny Women of a Certain Age.  Break…
  Morris County Democrats · [email protected]
February 10, 2022 at 10:12 PM

MCDC Weekly Update February 10th

MCDC Weekly Update February 10th Note: Our Offices will be closed for an end of winter break from Feb 9th to Feb 18th. We apologies for any delay in our response time during this period. Now on with the show: …
  Morris County Democrats · [email protected]
February 3, 2022 at 2:09 PM

MCDC Weekly Update - February 3rd, 2022

  Tonight!   A panel discussion brought to you by the MCDC LGBTQ+ Caucus on Transgender Identity.  On the panel will Juli Grey- Owens and Kim Dorsey from Gender Equality NY; Dr. Michael Wright LCSW of Milford, PA; and…
  Morris County Democrats · [email protected]
January 31, 2022 at 4:40 PM

High School Dems Interest Meeting - Pizza and Politics

Morris County High School Dems Interest Meeting - Pizza and Politics   Are you or a loved one of high school age, politically inclined, and looking for a way to get involved in Democratic politics?   If yes, come on down to the MCDC HQ at 11 Wa…
  Morris County Democrats · [email protected]
January 28, 2022 at 2:58 AM

MCDC Weekly Update January 27th

MCDC Weekly Update  End of MCDC U's first semester, Elected Officials Caucus Office Hours, Looking forward to Black History Month Tom and Mikie are Heading to the Ukraine Yes you read…
  Morris County Democrats · [email protected]
January 20, 2022 at 2:41 PM

MCDC Weekly Update January 20th

MCDC U Rolls On! Thank you to everyone who participated in MCDC U so far.  Next week, we'll have our Caucus Launch and New Member Training with Somerset County Commissioner Shanel Robinson, Progressive Messaging Training with Words tha…
  Morris County Democrats · [email protected]
January 17, 2022 at 2:39 PM

Martin Luther King Day and Voter Registration

Happy Martin Luther King Day Today we remember the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.  A man famous for advocating racial equality and civil rights and whose activism extended to muc…
  Morris County Democrats · [email protected]
January 13, 2022 at 2:59 PM

MCDC Weekly Update January 13th

MCDC Weekly Update Today is the first day of MCDC University (not an accredited college or university), our ongoing series of trainings and seminars.  Tonight, January 13th at 7:00pm, is our Ele…
  Morris County Democrats · [email protected]
January 10, 2022 at 10:41 PM

Remembering Sarah Dundas

  Remembering Sarah Dundas   The Morris County Democrats mourns the loss of former Vice Chair and beloved member of the Morris County community, Sarah Dundas.   Sarah Murray Dundas died peacefully at home in Morris Townsh…
  Morris County Democrats · [email protected]
January 6, 2022 at 2:13 PM

January 2022 Newsletter

Welcome to the New Year! It's out with the old election cycle and in with the new. We're already planning for 2022, and we've got plenty of exciting new projects lined up. From campaign trainings to new voter outreach projects, here's …
  Chairman Chip Robinson · [email protected]
January 3, 2022 at 2:38 AM

Announcing the New Democratic State Committee Representative for Morris County

Introducing Our New Democratic State Committee Representative: Michael Soriano     After a vote of the Morris County Democratic Committee, Michael Soriano of Parsippany has been elected the new representative for Morris …
  Morris County Democrats · [email protected]
December 30, 2021 at 10:24 PM

MCDC Weekly Update Dec 30th

A Few Things to Keep on Your Radar in the New Year January 6th Day of Action January 6th Day of Action Virtual Phone Bank   A Phonebank already? And you thought…
  Morris County Democrats · [email protected]
December 28, 2021 at 10:08 PM

January 6th Vigil and Three Kings Day Toy Drive

Remembering January 6th We are approaching the first anniversary of a dark day for the American republic.   On Thursday, January 6th, the MCDC Elected Officials Caucus and the League of Women Voters will be co-sponsoring a candlelight vigil to…
  Morris County Democrats · [email protected]
December 23, 2021 at 10:34 PM

Weekly Update: New Year, New MCDC

Change is Coming to MCDC Happy Festivus Everybody!!!   2022 is going to be a historic election year, and we at the Morris County Democrats are ready to meet the moment with new projects for this mid-term year!   It all starts this January!  Rea…
  Morris County Democrats · [email protected]
December 22, 2021 at 11:06 PM

Update on Redistricting

Redistricting Update   After much anticipation, the new Congressional Maps for New Jersey have arrived, and Christmas has come early for the writers of Politico Playbook.  Here is what changed, …
  Morris County Democrats · [email protected]
December 14, 2021 at 3:50 PM

You're Invited to the MCDC Holiday Party Tomorrow Night!

    MCDC Holiday Party and Winter Potluck Join us tomorrow night at the Brookside Community Club in Mendham for the MCDC Holiday Party and Potluck!  Don't miss the opportunity to enter our soon to be famous Cookie Contest! Details and RSVP Below…
  Morris County Democrats · [email protected]
December 8, 2021 at 1:22 AM

A Statement from the Morris County Democratic Committee

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 7, 2021 MCDC SUPPORTS REPRODUCTIVE FREEDOM ACT (RFA); CALLS FOR MORRISTOWN CHAIR TO STEP DOWN   Morris County, NJ – The past week, the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organ…
  Morris County Democratic Committee · [email protected]
December 5, 2021 at 2:54 PM

December 2021 Newsletter

December 2021 MCDC Newsletter MCDC Holiday Party! With the 2021 Election behind us, I hope you've all used November to rest your weary skeletons because in New Jersey the politics, and the fun, never…
  Morris County Democrats · [email protected]
December 2, 2021 at 10:53 PM

You're Invited to Our Winter Potluck and Holiday Party

    Join Us for the MCDC Winter Potluck and Holiday Party At the Brookside Community Club, December 15th starting at 6:30 Dear John,   We warmly welcome you to join us for our Win…
  Morris County Democrats · [email protected]
November 29, 2021 at 10:32 PM

The Great Morris Bake Off

    One Cookie Recipe to Rule Them All!   And it could be yours!  Join us for our winter potluck on December 15th at 6:30 and bring along a batch of your favorite cookie recipe to …
  Morris County Democrats · [email protected]
November 25, 2021 at 1:42 PM

Happy Thanksgiving from MCDC

Good Morning John,   We at the Morris County Democratic Committee would like to wish you and your family a very happy Thanksgiving.   Sincerely,   Chairman Chip Robinson Vice-Chair Robin Gurin Secretary John Aden Treasurer Austin Ashley Sargent-…
  Morris County Democrats · [email protected]
November 23, 2021 at 9:11 PM

Gather 'round the Yule Log

    The Solstice Approaches!   MCDC and its caucuses are gearing up for the festive season.    We've got parties both virtual and in-person and charitable activities to go along!   Kick-o…
  Morris County Democrats · [email protected]
November 16, 2021 at 2:28 PM

Unwind and Chill-Out at the LGBTQIA+ Caucus' Virtual Holiday Event

    Treat Yourself   Year-after-year elections can really take it out of you.  That's why the LGBTQIA+ Caucus is giving us all the opportunity to recharge and relax at a virtual event on December 16th at 7:30pm.  This event features some world-c…
  Morris County Democratic Committee · [email protected]
November 15, 2021 at 4:59 PM

Announcing the MCDC Winter Potluck and Cookie Competition

    You're Invited to the MCDC Winter Potluck! The days are getting shorter and colder, so it's time to warm your spirit with the company of your local Democrats.   Show of your culinary genius and bring your favorite dish to share.  Not a cook?…