Fair Maps for Wisconsin

Amanda Stuck, candidate for the 8th Congressional District, will be speaking on the Fair Maps legislation.

October 16th
7:00 pm
Shawano Civic Center
Shawano Dems’ Meeting to follow.

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This month’s op-ed on guns was sent in to the Shawano Leader.


   What’s worth more?  Guns or our children?

   At the beginning of this school year, students had a new kind of drill.  They had to pretend that an active shooter was in the building.  Students should not have to go through the trauma of worrying about the possibility that someone could come into their classroom and try and kill them.

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Wednesday, August 21st
6:15 pm Pot Luck meal
7:00 pm Meeting
At the Historic Eland Depot

   Guest Tony Gonzalez has an interpreting business “E.A.G. INTERPRETERS” in Wausau.  He will be speaking about his experiences in bringing awareness to the needs of the Hispanic community.  He has attended various seminars around the country to get a better grip of the human effect, beyond the economic impact of immigration to our country.  He realizes that in our current political environment there needs to be bi-partisan solutions.  All of the people of America need to listen to each other.

    Accompanying Tony is Pastor Jeffrey Todd who has worked in the medical field and currently volunteers in social justice mission work.  He holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology and a master’s degree in counseling/psychology/administration-organizational behavior.

Text or call Dan Weidner at 715-250-1212 to car pool from the Shawano Civic Center.


(not Struck as in the newsletter)

Friday, August 23rd
5:00-6:00 pm
Shawano Civic Center
(225 S. Main St.)

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The Spring Election is Tomorrow, April 2nd

If you haven’t voted already, make sure you make plans to vote. Visit  myvote.wi.gov to find your polling location and see who will be on your ballot. 


Get Out The Vote, Tuesday, April 2nd 
Polls are open 7AM – 8PMVote for Supreme Court Justice and local nonpartisan officials.

Chief Justice Lisa Neubauer has dedicated her career to making sure families and victims of crime receive justice. Now she’s running for the Wisconsin Supreme Court, where she’ll be a fair, impartial, and truly independent jurist who serves the people not the special interests. 

Jan Koch, Chair – Democratic Party of Shawano County

Early Voting Begins Today

Spring Election

The election is just two weeks away.  Early voting begins on March 18th.  Candidates for local government positions, school board, and judges are on the ballot.  Be sure and vote.

Shawano Dem’s March Meeting

On Wed., March 20th the meeting will be held at the Civic Center at 7:00 pm.  Jolie Lizotte, the organizer for  Northeast Wisconsin Citizen’s Action, will be discussing their efforts to improve Badger Care and bring about fair district boundary maps.

Morgan Norton, Grassroots Coordinator for Neubauer for Justice, will be acquainting voters with Justice Lisa Neubauer, who is running to be the next Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice.  Yard signs for her campaign will be available.

In order to educate voters about Justice Neubauer, there is an effort to knock doors and make phone calls during the next two weekends.  Please respond to this email and say you will help.  Shifts run from noon to 3:00 and 3:00-6:00 pm. Days of Action headquarters will be at the Shawano Civic Center.

Shawano Democrats 2016 Pamphlet

The Shawano County Democrats have developed a new pamphlet for distribution in 2016. The first page consists of a list of upcoming events this year as well a the names of  supported candidates in the area. Page due describes some of our goals for the United States and the basic progressive vision.

You are welcome to distribute them if you’d like.

CLICK HERE to print a copy