There is a possiblity that there will be a ballot recount. If it happens, it will start as early as Saturday, November 21st and run to December 3rd (we expect all counties to adjourn for Thanksgiving Day). The recount occurs simultaneously in 72 counties, so we need a lot of help to support this effort. We know if they count all the votes again, our win will be reaffirmed.
The Wisconsin Coordinated Campaign is offering several online training opportunities over the next few days to give interested folks an understanding of the commitment and how we can safely help observe the recount. You can sign up here to join.
After this first training, anyone who is still interested in helping will fill out an interest form to learn more about the next steps. While a recount may or may not happen, we won this election by a clear and decisive margin, and a recount will only reaffirm this victory. If you know of someone else who might be interested, please let them know. PPE masks, shields and hand sanitizer will be available and social distancing will be observed.
OCTOBER 26TH DEBATE Eighth Congressional District Candidates Amanda Stuck and Mike Gallagher will have their first and only prime time television debate on October 26th from 9:00-10:00 pm on Channel 5. Amanda has run a great campaign but she needs this exposure to show everyone what a worthy candidate she is. Pass the word.
Contact Carrie at 715-584-8249 if you can help with any of the following or would like to order any of the Biden gear listed below.
Tuesday, Oct. 6: We will be putting together literature bags with lit for Biden, Stuck and Sarnwick starting at 1:00 pm. We will socially distance in the rooms at our office or you can take lit and bags home to work on them.
Wednesday Oct. 7: We will have a lit drop on doors in Shawano starting at 12:30 pm at the office. Drivers are also needed.
Saturday Oct. 10: Continuation of lit drop in Shawano starting at 10:00 am.
Phoning banking can be done any day. We are in Get-Out-The-Vote mode. Contact Justin at 920-931-2654 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
FINAL ORDERS FOR BIDEN GEAR
Biden/Harris flags $10 donation
Car flags with pole $12 donation
6′ and 8′ yard banners $20 donation
Ball caps $10 donation
Contact Carrie at 715-584-8249 by Wednesday, Oct. 7 to place your order.
Amanda is a great candidate but she can’t get her ads on television until mid October unless she has more donations. Like other counties in the 8th Congressional District, we have painted signs for her. Donate below:
Amanda is spending every hour she can getting around the district to meet voters — with masks and good social distancing, of course!
Just last weekend we were out placing yard signs around the district so that voters know just how much support there is for Amanda.
Amanda Stuck is a Wisconsin State Representative and working mom running to represent Wisconsin’s 8th Congressional District. She’s running to make sure the voices of working families in Northeast Wisconsin are represented in Washington.
The countdown is on for the November 3rd election. Voters are encouraged to vote by mail. You can check the status of your request by going to www.myvote.wi.gov. Ballots will be going out on September 17th. Return them as soon as possible.
Shawano County Board’s Executive Committee unanimously approved a resolution asking the Legislature to create a nonpartisan procedure for the drawing of redistricting maps. This would end the gerrymandering we have been living with. Please call your County Board Supervisor and tell them to vote “yes” at the Aug. 26th County Board meeting. If you would like to give your support to our efforts, come to the meeting which begins at 3:00 pm.
We have an exciting week ahead. The virtual convention gives everyone more opportunity to participate in the events. The main link to the convention schedule and other events is www.demconvention.com.
To find out who will be speaking each night go to Quick Links and click on Schedule. Go to Menu and Watch to find out all the ways you can watch from Facebook to Twitter to YouTube and many more. There is an interfaith service at noon on Sunday. Remember that all the times are in the eastern time zone. Continue reading →
The Shawano Dems will be painting signs on Wednesday, August 12th at Koch residence on the west shore of Shawano Lake. We will be painting the base coat from 10:00-12:00 am. Richard Sarnwick and Amanda Stuck will be there to help.
Around 2:00 pm we will be spray painting the lettering which should take a few hours.
If you can help out, send Jan Koch an email or call/text at 715-296-6726 telling what time you can come. She will respond with her address.