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Missouri Constitutional Amendments on Ballot November 4, 2014

West County Democrats Resolutions on November 4 ballot issues – to be voted on in the WCD general meeting Oct. 13. (See Appendix for the ballot language.) WCD Resolution on Proposed Constitutional Amendment 2 – Nov. 4 ballot Whereas: Proposed … Continue reading

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Filing for Missouri 2014 Elections

Filing for the Aug 2014 Primary and the Nov 2014 General begins on Feb 25 and closes on March 25, 2014. Help us find candidates who want to run. There will be candidate support with training and networking, from both … Continue reading

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Robert Reich on Income Inequality

Bill Moyers talks with Economic analyst Robert Reich about the new film Inequality for All. Opening in theaters across the country next week, the film aims to be a game-changer in our national discussion of income inequality Inequality For All … Continue reading

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Beyond the Rhetoric: An Explanation of Francis Howell’s Situation

In order to develop an informed opinion on the impending transfer of Normandy students to Francis Howell, one needs to look at the full set of facts. For decades, students of unaccredited districts have been allowed to transfer to any … Continue reading

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May 17, 2013 Press Release from Chairman Morton Todd

General Assembly Republicans Put Rigid Ideology ahead of Fiscal Responsibility, Economic Growth and Missourians’Health Care   St. Charles, Mo. – As the General Assembly’s 2013 regular legislative session concluded Friday evening, the St. Charles County Democratic Central Committee voiced disappointment … Continue reading

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Gigantic Win for our Candidates–Obama, McCaskill, Nixon, Koster, Zweifel, and Kander!

More people voted for Obama than did for Bush 8 years earlier.  What a victory.  He did not need MO for the win, but thankfully due to your hard work our president will have Claire McCaskill’s help in the Senate. … Continue reading

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New Democratic Central Committee Women and Men

The St. Charles County Democratic Central Committee has several new Committee Women and Men for the 2012 – 2014 term.  We are pleased to announce that the following Committee Women and Men have been added in 2012: Cheryl Primm – … Continue reading

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Motivating Generation Y

Motivating Generation Y Political apathy has always been a problem among young voters, and maybe it’s just because I’m a young voter myself, but it seems like more of a problem today than it has ever been in the past. … Continue reading

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Rape is Not About Semantics

By now you’ve heard of Todd Akin, Missouri Senate candidate who stumbled into a hornet’s nest with his on-air comments about the odds of rape resulting in pregnancy. I was one of those outraged by what he said, so much … Continue reading

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Republicans Deny Workers Right to Religious Freedom

On Sept. 12 the Missouri General Assembly overrode the veto on Senate Bill 749. The text of the bill can be found at this site.  No employer, health plan provider, health plan sponsor, health care provider, or any other person … Continue reading

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