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  Shad Murib · [email protected]
December 4, 2023 at 3:04 PM

I’d love to know what you think

Take our 2024 Priorities SurveyHowdy John – it's Shad. A few weeks back, we sent over our 2024 Colorado Priorities Survey to learn more about what’s at the top of your mind and what issues are affecting you and your family the most. We’d still love to hear from you, so if you haven’t yet, take our s…
  Shad · [email protected]
November 30, 2023 at 5:00 PM

Help get us over the top

Howdy John, it’s Shad here, Chair of the Colorado Democratic Party.Our end-of-month fundraising deadline is at midnight, and we still need to raise $5,253 to reach our November goal. Are you able to chip in just $1 to help us get there? If you've saved your payment information with ActBlue Express, …
  Colorado Democratic Party · [email protected]
November 28, 2023 at 5:50 PM

Hear us out

Here’s why it’s importantJohn,   It’s Giving Tuesday, and we’ve got one of our last end-of-month fundraising deadlines of the year on Thursday. We are running out of time to hit our 2023 fundraising goals. To celebrate #GivingTuesday today, chip in whatever you can to help us hit our goal >> O…
  Team CDP · [email protected]
November 26, 2023 at 5:01 PM

The progress we’ve made

Hi John – Colorado Democrats made real progress this year.  Our work building an unprecedented Get-Out-The-Vote operation to turn out voters worked. We achieved record Democratic turnout for an off-year election and reached nearly 100,000 voters ahead of Election Day. Democrats made gains in Mayor's…
  Team CDP · [email protected]
November 22, 2023 at 5:46 PM

Just in time for Thanksgiving dinner!

A recipe from our table to yoursHi there John – With Thanksgiving coming up, we wanted to highlight this fabulous recipe that we’ve added our own twist to.  Colorado Green Chili with a turkey twist!  Colorado Green Chili, or Chile Verde, a favorite of many in our state, is a heart-warming soup with …
  Colorado Dems · [email protected]
November 20, 2023 at 6:01 PM

We’d love to hear from you

Will you take our 2024 Priorities Survey?Howdy John – Now that the 2023 Election is in the rearview mirror, we look ahead to 2024. We all know (and partly dread) that the 2024 Presidential Election will be incredibly consequential for the future of our democracy. Between addressing the climate crisi…
  Shad Murib · [email protected]
November 17, 2023 at 9:32 PM

you’re invited, John.

John,   Democrats have a big year ahead of us. We’re laying the groundwork to defeat Lauren Boebert and reelect Yadira Caraveo, end the era of Republican majorities in local offices, and protect our legislative majorities here in Colorado. On top of that, we’ll be running our State Convention & …
  Shad Murib · [email protected]
November 15, 2023 at 6:15 PM

Election night updates

Some results from Tuesday nightJohn, I wanted to take a few minutes to share some updates with you from last week’s election:  Most importantly, Colorado had record Democratic turnout for an odd-year election, with more Democrats voting this year than in 2021 and 2019, and we also outperformed Repub…
  Karin Asensio · [email protected]
November 6, 2023 at 8:30 PM

Make a plan to vote tomorrow

here are some resources Hi John - it’s Karin here, Executive Director of the Colorado Democratic Party.  Coloradans have some important decisions to make on Tuesday. From preventing crushing tax increases and investing in our children’s educations to deciding our leaders in city halls and school bo…
  Team CDP · [email protected]
November 5, 2023 at 6:00 PM

three ways you can help

Howdy John, Election Day is on Tuesday, and we want to be in as strong a position as possible to help bring progressive champions for local office across the finish line and pass progressive ballot initiatives, so below are three easy ways you can help Colorado Democrats today. 1. Chip in $3 We’re i…
  Colorado Dems · [email protected]
November 3, 2023 at 7:15 PM

Our final push

until Election DayWow, John, Election Day is just a few days away! We wanted to thank you for your generous support this year, especially during our Get Out The Vote efforts. With your help, we’ve been able to run a GOTV program focused on fighting to boost Democratic turnout in local seats in every…
  Mary Dodd, CDP · [email protected]
November 3, 2023 at 6:15 AM

this is what’s at stake on tuesday

Howdy John - I’m Mary.  I’m the Chair of Montezuma County’s Democratic Party, the furthest southwest county in Colorado! While we’re thrilled that Colorado has Democratic majorities in the state legislature, in statewide offices, and in our Congressional delegation, Montezuma County shows why local …
  Mary Dodd, CDP · [email protected]
November 1, 2023 at 5:30 PM

What’s at stake on Tuesday

Howdy John - I’m Mary.  I’m the Chair of Montezuma County’s Democratic Party, the furthest southwest county in Colorado! While we’re thrilled that Colorado has Democratic majorities in the state legislature, in statewide offices, and in our Congressional delegation, Montezuma County shows why local …
  Colorado Dems · [email protected]
October 29, 2023 at 4:01 PM

Support our Election Day push!

Howdy John, Election Day is next Tuesday, which means we are entering the final critical stage of this election cycle: Get Out The Vote.  That means we will be working overtime to get our message out, engage with voters and, of course, get folks to the polls.  Colorado Democrats have so much at stak…
  Colorado Democratic Party · [email protected]
October 26, 2023 at 4:30 PM

Let’s get ready to vote!

Election Day is less than two weeks away.Howdy John, Election Day is less than two weeks away, and we want to make sure you’re able to make your voice heard in this fall’s important contests across the state. We have mayors, city races, school boards, and important statewide ballot measures up this …
  Karin Asensio · [email protected]
October 24, 2023 at 9:01 PM

Join us virtually this Thursday

Learn more about Prop HH during our info session.Hi John,  Karin here!   As Executive Director of the Colorado Democratic Party, I know Coloradans have some important decisions to make this November 7th. RSVP One of those decisions will include whether to pass Prop HH. Without it, Colorado homeowne…
  Colorado Democratic Party · [email protected]
October 22, 2023 at 5:15 PM

Vote YES on Prop HH

And here's why...Howdy John,  Colorado homeowners can expect a record increase in their property taxes – 40% on average across the state. Unless we take action now, the impact on housing costs including rent, small businesses, and our overall economy would be devastating.   That’s why Governor Polis…
  Dave Young · [email protected]
October 20, 2023 at 7:00 PM

Just wanted to say hey

Hi there, John, Dave Young here. I’m Colorado’s State Treasurer, which basically means that I’m our state’s banker. I make sure that every dollar that comes in is accounted for and is used for its designated purpose. I like to think of it like balancing a household budget except … bigger.  My job is…
  Karin, Colorado Democratic Party · [email protected]
October 18, 2023 at 12:16 AM

Ballots are dropping

Karin Asensio here, Executive Director of the Colorado Democratic Party. Yesterday, Colorado ballots were mailed out for the 2023 election, which will decide incredibly important ballot initiatives and city and school board elections.  Yup, that’s right! We spend a lot of time talking about re-elec…
  Colorado Democratic Party · [email protected]
October 16, 2023 at 6:00 PM

your plans tonight

Don't worry; we've got you covered.No plans tonight? No problem! That’s because you’re invited to our fundraiser with the Mississippi Democratic Party and special guest Rep. James Clyburn.  The one-hour discussion will start at 5 p.m. MT and is priced at $50 per person, and $20 for Young Democrats. …
  Colorado Democratic Party · [email protected]
October 12, 2023 at 5:50 PM

What matters to you, John?

Hi John,  We are building a statewide organizing program to win local elections this fall, defend our 2022 wins next year, and flip red Congressional districts blue – including Lauren Boebert’s seat. We’ve never started organizing this much this early, and that’s going to make the difference in race…
  Shad Murib · [email protected]
October 11, 2023 at 1:36 AM

Join me and Rep. James Clyburn on Monday

On Monday, October 16th, I'll be moderating an event with several of Mississippi’s most prominent Democratic leaders. We're so proud to partner with our friends at the Mississippi Democratic Party on the importance of contesting every race. Mississippi has a critical – and winnable – race for gover…
  Team CDP · [email protected]
October 6, 2023 at 5:17 PM

Can’t believe Boebert did this.

Though, I guess we shouldn’t be surprised anymore.We will make this very quick, John.  Lauren Boebert has endorsed Jim Jordan, a fierce Trump supporter who is being investigated for his involvement in the January 6th attack on the U.S. Capitol and who has been accused of helping cover-up a sexual ab…
  Shad Murib · [email protected]
October 2, 2023 at 5:42 PM

Can’t thank you enough, John

I know our team was in touch quite a bit over the last week – and for good reason. Thanks to YOU, we hit our end-of-quarter fundraising goal.  This is huge. Because of your generous support, we’re one step closer to achieving the goals we’ve set out as a party, like defeating Lauren Boebert, breakin…
  Team CDP · [email protected]
September 30, 2023 at 7:01 PM

Less than 12 hours left

Hi John,  It’s a Saturday afternoon, so we will keep this quick. Unfortunately, we’re running a little behind on our end-of-quarter fundraising goal. We set a goal of raising $20,000 by midnight tonight, and we’re so close to reaching it.We’re still $3,443 short. Can you help us smash our goal by ru…
  Team CDP · [email protected]
September 29, 2023 at 3:01 PM

This email doesn’t have an ask in it.

No, seriously. It doesn’t.   People like you, and Democrats across Colorado power this party, but we know it can be annoying to hear from us so often in the lead-up to our end-of-quarter deadlines.  So, as a thank you, we’ve assembled a playlist of Colorado-themed music that we here at CDP love and …
  Colorado Democratic Party · [email protected]
September 28, 2023 at 1:00 PM

Two ways you can invest in our party

Hi John,  Our end-of-quarter fundraising deadline is in just two days! We want to be able to show the press and our Republican opponents that we are energized, organized, and ready for our upcoming elections.  To accomplish these goals, we’ll need you on our team. Here are two ways you can help us r…
  Shad Murib · [email protected]
September 26, 2023 at 7:30 PM

Our four goals

Shad here, Chair of the Colorado Democratic Party.  You know what time it is. We’ve got another critical end-of-quarter fundraising deadline coming up in just four days. You probably already know I’m going to ask you for a donation, but I hope you’ll give me a moment to tell you where your money wil…
  Karin Asensio, Colorado Democratic Party · [email protected]
September 22, 2023 at 5:15 PM

Reaching out

Hi John,  Karin Asensio, Executive Director of the Colorado Democratic Party here and I want to introduce you to our colleague and ally, Andre Wagner, Executive Director of the Mississippi Democratic Party. One of the great things about Colorado being a success story in recent years is the opportuni…
  Shad Murib · [email protected]
September 19, 2023 at 7:06 PM

Fwd: One of our most important jobs.

Hey John,  Happy National Voter Registration Day! This special day was created to celebrate the democratic process and encourage more people to practice their civic duty.  One of my favorite political jobs I’ve ever had was registering voters for the 2008 election on college campuses and at music fe…
  State Rep. Brianna Titone · [email protected]
September 12, 2023 at 2:00 PM

What's at stake

Hi John - I’m Brianna Titone.  I’m the proud Representative for Colorado’s 27th House District. In a second, I’m going to ask you to join me in support of the Colorado Democratic Party, but first, I want to share with you a bit about myself and what we have at stake in this upcoming election. I grew…
  Colorado Democratic Party · [email protected]
September 7, 2023 at 5:00 PM

Two Toss-Up Races + defeating Lauren Boebert

Howdy John,  Next year, Colorado will host not one, but TWO competitive Congressional races. In 2022, Colorado’s 3rd and 8th Congressional districts were decided by razor thin margins – and its looking like 2024 will be no different. Cook Political Report has rated both of these races as “Toss Ups” …
  Colorado Democratic Party · [email protected]
August 31, 2023 at 6:10 PM

Fwd: One of our most important jobs.

Quick update for you, John. We want to make sure you saw this email we sent recently. As we prepare for our end-of-month deadline tonight at midnight, it's even more imperative that we can continue registering voters and turning them out to elect and re-elect Democrats across the state.  It costs an…
  Shad Murib · [email protected]
August 29, 2023 at 10:35 PM

Two tossup races right here in CO

Howdy John, Shad here.   We’ve got just a few days before we hit our August end-of-month fundraising deadline and I wanted to remind you how competitive Colorado will be in the 2024 election. We will need your help to win, and Colorado is certainly not a safe blue state. Next year, Colorado will lik…
  Team CDP · [email protected]
August 27, 2023 at 7:30 PM

It’s back to school time!

Howdy John,  For many Colorado families, August is back-to-school month which means shopping for school supplies, new morning carpool routines, college move-in days and picking out first-day-of-school outfits!  Colorado Democrats know that the rising cost of education and childcare, mounting teacher…
  Shad · [email protected]
August 25, 2023 at 10:45 PM

We have to keep this guy out of office.

Howdy John, Look, we’ll keep this short. Yesterday, Trump just got arrested -- again --for trying to overturn the 2020 election.We know this arrest won’t stop him from running in 2024 — it’s up to us to beat him again. Become a monthly member today to help us invest in building long-term infrastruct…
  Team CDP · [email protected]
August 24, 2023 at 7:00 PM

Help us flip 546 votes

Howdy John,  We could use your help securing 546 votes. Why?  That’s how many votes MAGA extremist Lauren Boebert won by in 2022 in Colorado's 3rd Congressional District. One of our party’s top priorities in 2024 is flipping CO-03 blue and forcing Lauren Boebert into an early retirement.   That’s wh…
  Team CDP · [email protected]
August 22, 2023 at 4:45 PM

Colorado is Swift country.

Howdy John -- it's us, hi. It’s the summer of Taylor and Denver got in on the action, hosting T-Swift and her iconic The Eras Tour at Mile High.  Not only did her tour bring Swifties from across Colorado — and the country — to Denver for two nights of our wildest dreams, it also brought a big boost …
  Colorado Democratic Party · [email protected]
August 20, 2023 at 4:30 PM

One of our most important jobs.

Hi John, As a state party, one of our most important responsibilities is building a strong grassroots organization that supports Democrats across the state up and down the ballot. That can mean a lot of things. From training organizers and volunteers to recruiting candidates to run for office to act…
  Congressman Joe Neguse · [email protected]
August 18, 2023 at 10:00 PM

The fight for the House will be waged in Colorado

Hi John, I’m Joe Neguse, and it’s my honor to represent Colorado’s Second Congressional District in the US House of Representatives. In a moment, I’m going to ask you to make a donation to the Colorado Democratic Party and my campaign, but first let me share why your support means so much.  I’m the…
  Senator Michael Bennet · [email protected]
August 14, 2023 at 9:00 PM

Help our Colorado Dems

Hi John, Senator Bennet here. I’ve got an important ask for you, but first, let me explain why I’m emailing you.  When I was first elected in 2010, I won my race by less than 2 points. Colorado was a true battleground state.  Thanks to your hard work, we’ve made huge gains across our state over the …
  Colorado Democratic Party · [email protected]
August 4, 2023 at 6:30 PM

here's the secret to electing dems's by volunteering! Fortunately for you, we've got a number of events where we could use your help.  The 546 Project Phone BankingOne of the most competitive elections in 2024 will be the race for Colorado's 3rd Congressional District currently represented by MAGA Republican Lauren Boebert.  …
  Team CDP · [email protected]
August 1, 2023 at 7:00 PM

Happy Colorado Day!

Howdy John, Thank you so much for helping us reach our end-of-July goals. You’ve helped us take a huge step closer to electing Democrats in important races across the state, including ousting Lauren Boebert from office.  And today, on Colorado Day, we wanted to celebrate by sharing with you some fun…
  Shad Murib · [email protected]
July 31, 2023 at 8:30 PM

We need your help...

Howdy John,  As Chair of the Colorado Democratic Party, my job involves working with our team to create a vision for the future and setting a direction for our party. We've made four objectives core to our work for 2024:  1. Protecting and growing our legislative majorities2. Ending the era of Repub…
  Team CDP · [email protected]
July 28, 2023 at 7:00 PM

Colorado is not a blue state (yet)

Howdy John,  It’s true. Colorado is still a toss-up state. In fact, our state will host two of the most competitive Congressional races in the country in 2024.  Cook Political Report recently shifted Colorado’s 3rd Congressional District – Lauren Boebert’s district – from “lean Republican” to a “tos…
  Team CDP · [email protected]
July 24, 2023 at 11:00 PM

MAGA Republicans are coming for CO’s new Congressional seat

Howdy John,  In 2024, Colorado will host some of the most competitive Congressional races in the country. Control of the U.S. House of Representatives could very well hinge on a few hundred votes right here in Colorado. Our positive vision for the future is one where everyone has a chance to get ahe…
  Team CDP · [email protected]
July 21, 2023 at 7:30 PM

MAGA Republicans are coming for CO’s new Congressional seat

Howdy John,  The Congressional race in CO-08 will be one of 2024’s most contested races in the country. It’s a top target for Republicans who are already scheming to take the seat from Democrats. Keeping CO-08 blue is critical for Democrats if we want to win back the House majority. That’s exactly w…
  Shad Murib, Colorado Democratic Party · [email protected]
July 17, 2023 at 8:30 PM

Support The Horizon Project

Howdy John,  On Friday, we launched The Horizon Project, our new training program and field campaign that will empower organizers with the skills to best mobilize voters in Colorado’s 8th District, our newest Congressional District.  We will need your support to keep CO-08 in Democratic hands and wi…
  The Colorado Democratic Party · [email protected]
July 14, 2023 at 5:55 PM

Launching The Horizon Project

Howdy John,  We think you’ll agree that Coloradans expect more from their elected officials than politicians who put their ideology above our kids, our public health, or our ability to get ahead in life and make our own health care decisions.With the pressing issues facing our state and our country,…
  Team CDP · [email protected]
July 12, 2023 at 5:30 PM

We’ve got MAGA Extremists like Boebert scared.

Howdy John,  We’ll be honest – when we launched The 546 Project, we weren’t expecting this much press coverage, let alone the fearful reactions from Lauren Boebert and her MAGA allies.We were simply ready to get to work talking to voters, building coalitions and laying the groundwork for our local p…