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News from MIDems

Dear Friends, We will be having our next meeting on Thursday, September 26th.  For our 6:30 Executive Meeting, we will be discussing our fall and winter plans and we will have a: Fundraising Discussion Communications Discussion Future Member Programs Discussion Our...

In Memorium

On August 20, 2019, a longtime member of the ECDP passed away. We salute Jim’s contribution to the local party and to State of Michigan Employees and thank him for his unwavering support and service.

ECDP Offers MiniVAN Training

On Sept 3, ECDP members returned from their Labor Day vacation activities to learn how to use the MiniVAN application on their smart phones and tablets for quick, easy canvassing. MiniVAN is an end-user app for keeping track of walk lists and contact information. It...

ECDP Elects New Chair

At the regular September business meeting on Sept 19, the membership of Eaton County Democratic Party elected Joe Chin as Chair of the party. Joe is a lifelong Democrat and a veteran public servant of 20 years at the State of Michigan. Joe has also held leadership...

Precinct Delegates in Eaton

Have you heard about precinct delegates before? They are an important local, hands-on set of volunteers who help candidates get elected. PDs organize people for door-knocking events. A Precinct Delegate is elected by the people of the voting precinct at the primary...

Democratic Debates in Detroit

Eaton County Democratic Party partnered with Ingham County Dems to host a debate viewing party at Reno’s East in East Lansing on July 30 and 31. The following images do not serve as an endorsement of any particular candidate. Members of ECDP and other local dem...

ECDP and PWC

On July 22, 2019, members of the Eaton County Democratic Party helped host the Progressive Women’s Caucus (PWC) of the Michigan House Democrats in a Listening Tour stop at the Delta Township District Library. Representative Angela Witwer introduces the panelists...

Democrats @ Eaton County Fair 2019

Summertime is fair time! Animals are ready to be shown and sold. Crafts are ready for judging. And the heat has come on. This year’s Eaton Co Fair was no exception. With our booth under the grandstand plastered with Democrat yard signs, it was hard to miss us as...

News from MIDems

Our summer of grassroots organizing is in full swing. Democrats across the state are gearing up for wins up and down the ballot.  This month, we launched our Days of Action program and had organizers, volunteers, and even elected officials kick-off what will be a...

Fundraising for ECDP

This month, ECDP Chair Brett McRae announced a new fundraising strategy for 2019. In addition to large events, we are calling on the membership to select a venue, a date, an activity, and an amount of time each volunteer wants to devote to one event. Sometimes...