Come picnic with the Twin Falls County Democrats

The Twin Falls County Democratic Summer Picnic will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. July 15
at the Lions Den Pavilion at Rock Creek Park
Chicken, drinks, and table service will be provided. If you want to bring your own drinks, no glass beverages are allowed in the park.
If your last name begins with the letters:
A-H,  please bring a side dish
I-P     please bring a salad
Q-Z    please bring a dessert
It is also advisable you bring a chair in case we run out of table space.
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Join in the parade

Twin Falls County Democrats will be represented in the Western Days Parade on Saturday, June 2.
We really would like to see supporters walk or ride bicycles along with the float.
Line-up will begin 6 A.M. on Saturday, June 2nd. Our entry MUST be manned at all times during the line-up. Richard Parrott will line up by 7 a.m. on Falls Ave. between CSI and the Turf Club. Come help decorate and have fun chatting with other Democrats.
Please arrive no later 8:45.
Invite a friend. Make a sign to carry while walking or biking behind the float (Please keep it POSITIVE and CIVIL)
If there are any questions, contact Richard Parrott ASAP at ofarm@lightcom.net or call 208-308-7113.

Twin Falls Democrats Caucus

Democrats of twin Falls County are invited to help select our delegates to the Idaho Democratic Party State Convention in Caldwell on June 29-30. Anyone who wants to participate as a Democrat and who will be a registered voter of the county on Nov. 6, 2018 can participate in the caucus.

The Caucus will be held Thursday, April 12, 6 pm at Rock Creek Restaurant. 14 delegates from Twin Falls County will be chosen. Delegates will help write the Idaho Democratic Party Platform. We will also hear from 2018 candidates.

Put your money where your politics are

Your support of the Twin Falls County Democratic Party shows your commitment to our Party’s goal to improve life for EVERY Idahoan, not just the privileged, connected or a single ideology.

  • We STRONGLY support K-12 public education and our public institutes of higher learning.
  • We STRONGLY support attracting businesses creating good jobs that pay living wages, exercise fair labor practices and maintain safe workplace environments with equal opportunity to all regardless of gender, race or any other grouping. We believe in raising the minimum wage to a living wage.
  • We believe in local control for issues that have no rationale for state government interference.
  • We STRONGLY support preservation and quality management of Idaho’s public land & guaranteed unfettered access to all Idahoans and visitors to our state for all time. IDAHO IS NOT FOR SALE!
  • WE DO NOT BELIEVE CORPORATIONS ARE PEOPLE; we believe a well-run government is the instrument and partner of the people, not its enemy. We are proud patriots and deplore anarchists.
  • We believe state government should facilitate fair and equitable health care for ALL its citizens.

PLEASE HELP ELECT IDAHO DEMOCRATS BY GENEROUSLY DONATING TO OUR LOCAL PARTY.

If you know our costs you’ll see the need to donate to our Twin Falls County Democratic Party. Unlike our opponents, we don’t have dozens of out-of-state PACS, lobbyists, or mega-businesses funding our state or local parties. We need donations from individuals like you to compete. NO DONATION IS TOO SMALL TO HELP. Here are some of our costs:

Campaign Field Organizer for our County and District Candidates. $24,000 per year.

Campaign Field Office rent, utilities, supplies etc. $800 per month.

Presence at Twin Falls County Fair plus supplies etc. approximately $1,000.

One bumper sticker $1.25. One yard sign $5-10. One printed mailing $.75 ea. One pamphlet $.35.

One 30-second radio spot $4-24. One 15 second TV spot $15-20. One 4″x 4″ newspaper ad $400.

Thousands of hours of volunteer time? Our most valuable commodity? FREE… Thank You!

Please print and fill out and return the form below. Give what you can.

WE THANK YOU FOR YOUR GENEROSITY! THANK YOU! THANK YOU! THANK YOU!

I Want to Help the Twin Falls County Democratic Party

All Donations Must Provide Name and Address on This Form!

by Check or Cash by EFT (Electronic Fund Transfer)

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Make checks payable to: my checking acct. for _____months

“Twin Falls County Democrats” on the 25th of each month.

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Federal and State Election laws require the following information with all donations.

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This contribution is made from my own funds and not from those of another. I am a U.S. citizen or lawfully admitted permanent resident alien. I am at least 18 years old. I am otherwise eligible to make this contribution under Idaho law. Contributions are not tax deductible as charitable contributions for federal income tax purposes.

Mail to Twin Falls County Democrats, P.O. Box 2496, Twin Falls, ID 83303-2496

Prepared & paid for by the Twin Falls County Democratic Party Central Committee. Officers: Bob Sojka Chair, Jessi Boyer Vice Chair; Etha Carruthers, Treasurer; Nan Cluss, Secretary; Deborah Silver, State Committeewoman; Ken Weismore, State Committeeman

Show your Democrat support at upcoming events

Mark your calendars for upcoming events where you can show your support for the Democratic Party and progressive thinking.

Western Days Parade, June 3

We welcome Democrats to join us by walking or riding bikes with our parade entry. Join us by 8:30 am on College Avenue in front of CSI as we line up, get to know each other, drink coffee, eat donuts, and decorate our float. Wear something “Democratic” or patriotic, or at least blue. Make a sign to carry with a polite positive progressive message. Or carry blue pomp poms. We guarantee to have some eye catching stuff this year to make it fun.

Buhl Sagebrush Days Parade, July 4

Gather up behind the Sunset Bowl bowling alley (or in the staging field just west of the bowling alley) to join us, much as describe above for the Western Days Parade.

Twin Falls County Democratic Picnic, July 22 Harmon Park’s large pavilion

Exact time will be announced soon. Bring your favorite fun food to share. First 100 Burgers, hot dogs, and soft drinks are on us. Music. Kid Games. POLITICIANS! Speeches. Incredible Pie Auction. Silent Auction. Fifth Annual Boot Toss Competition.

Twin Falls County Fair Aug 30-Sept 4

Buttons, bumper stickers and voter registration.

To volunteer or make a donation send an email to twinfallsdems@gmail.com