DEMOCRATIC PARTY

OF POLK COUNTY WISCONSIN

 

Leadership to the Future

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Come join us for our annual Dueholm dinner, May 5, 4pm at the Milltown Community Center! 
All Democratic state-wide officials have been invited to speak.

 

The Polk County Democratic Party is an inclusive, membership-based organization promoting Democratic and progressive principles. We recruit, support and elect candidates who share those principles. We act as a resource to educate all citizens on the important issues of the day.

HOW YOU CAN SUPPORT THE WORK OF POLK COUNTY DEMOCRATS

Weekly news from the DPW chair.

Wisconsin begins a new chapter. What a great day for Wisconsin. No amount of rain or clouds could dampen our spirits as Wisconsin inaugurated five constitutional officers -- all Democrats, all determined to do right by the people of Wisconsin. Our new leaders each...

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We are all invited to Tony’s 2019 inauguration!

Follow these links to find out more about how to attend. Here are a couple of hotels in downtown Madison that have room blocks for the event. The Madison Concourse Hotel and Governor's Club -- rates vary from $109 - $169/night *** Unionized employees represented by...

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Weekly news from DPW.

ACTION ALERT: Republicans have introduced bills to undercut Gov.-elect Tony Evers Wisconsin Republicans lost badly in the midterms, but that hasn’t stopped them from being sore losers. Now Republicans in the legislature are moving forward on several proposals to...

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UPCOMING MEETINGS AND EVENTS

Mar
29
Fri
Last day to register to vote in April 2 election.
Mar 29 all-day
Last day to register to vote in April 2 election.

This is the deadline to register at your municipal clerk’s office. You can still register on election day at your polling location

Apr
1
Mon
Fundraiser for Sen. Patty Schachtner @ Table 65
Apr 1 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Fundraiser for Sen. Patty Schachtner @ Table 65

Come celebrate Senator Patty Schachtner’s birthday at Table 65, a locally owned farm-to-table restaurant here in New Richmond. You are invited to join on Monday, April 1, from 5 – 7 p.m.

Apr
2
Tue
Spring election.
Apr 2 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 pm
Spring election.

Spring election for Wisconsin Supreme Court. The two candidates are Brian Hagedorn and Lisa Neubauer. Conservatives, who back Hagedorn, hold a 4-3 majority on the court heading into the election. Like Shirley Abrahamson, who is retiring and leaving this seat open, Neubauer has been supported by liberals.

Spring election are also for city, village, town, and school board positions. Go to myvote.wi.gov to find out who is on your ballot.

Apr
11
Thu
Membership meeting. @ Village Pizzeria
Apr 11 @ 5:30 pm
Membership meeting. @ Village Pizzeria

Come share a meal with like-minded folks at 5:30. Regular meeting at 6:30. We will have city, village, and town[ship] elected officials to talk to us about local governance.

Apr
27
Sat
7th Congressional District convention. @ Saturday, April 27 Meeting: 10:00 AM Holiday Inn Conference Center
Apr 27 all-day
7th Congressional District convention. @ Saturday, April 27 Meeting: 10:00 AM Holiday Inn Conference Center

Be a delegate to our 7th CD convention and see grassroots democracy in action! Contact our county chair, Kim Butler, or vice-chair, Margaret Engebretson, at pocodems@gmail.com for more information. Carpooling and room sharing available.

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As if voting for Judge Lisa Neubauer isn’t enough reason to go to the polls 4/2, here’s a run down from the Intercounty Leader of local races. FYI, Neubauer has been endorsed by 346 WI judges, and her opponent by about 5. She’s endorsed by about 90 law enforcement officials, double what Hagedorn has. Of course the WI GOP is sending out fear mongering ads featuring Hillary Clinton - what on earth does Hillary have to do with this election? ...

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5 days ago

Polk County (WI) Democratic Party

Michelle and I send condolences and strength to the people of New Zealand. We grieve with you and with the Muslim community. Every single one of us, every color, every creed, has a daily responsibility to rally against hate and bigotry in all their forms and to stand up for what is good, and decent, and true. ...

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5 days ago

Polk County (WI) Democratic Party

READ: Senator Scott Fitzgerald stoking xenophobia with lies about non-U.S. citizens getting a “better deal” on tuition than veterans.

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Find Your Elected Officials

Click the “Start” button to visit the League of Women Voter’s “Find Your Elected Officials” webpage.