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Richard Painter to appear at DFL58

DFL58 May meeting with Richard Painter

Please join us for our DFL SD58 May Meeting with U.S. Senate candidate Richard Painter Tuesday, May 29, 2018 6:00pm-7:30pm Business Meeting 7:30-8:30pm Guest Speaker with Q & A: Richard Painter We are pleased to have recently announced DFL Candidate for US Senate, Univ. of Minnesota Law Professor Richard Painter as our special guest. This event is free and open Read more about DFL58 May meeting with Richard Painter[…]

DFL58 BLUE WAVE

DFL58  Central Committee Meeting: Monday, April 23

Meeting Announcement: Please join us for DFL SD58 Central Committee Meeting Monday, April 23, 2018 Farmington Public Library Large Meeting Room 508 3rd St, Farmington, MN 55024 6:00pm – Social 6:30pm-8:00pm-Business Meeting 8:00pm-Adjourn to local restaurant-TBD Proposed Agenda: 1. Ratify election of table officers, directors and precinct chairs 2. Make Plans for summer events: festivals, parades, Read more about DFL58  Central Committee Meeting: Monday, April 23[…]

State Senator Matt Little

DFL58’s Sen. Matt Little calls out legislature on gun violence

DFL58’s Senator Matt Little is a leader to watch. Here he is making a compelling call to action for gun safety at the March 24, 2018 March For Our Lives at the Minnesota State Capitol. This was 12 days after Little introduced two bipartisan gun bills (calling for universal background checks and mandatory reporting of Read more about DFL58’s Sen. Matt Little calls out legislature on gun violence[…]

DFL58 Meet & Greet Tonight, Monday March 26

Please join us for a DFL SD58 Meet and Greet to Welcome our Newly elected Central Committee Members and State/CD2 Convention Delegates Invited guests: Senator Matt Little Endorsed House Candidates: 58A-Maggie Williams and 58B-Marla Vagts Monday, March 26, 2018  6:45pm -8:45pm Barley & Vine Kitchen & Bar 17516 Dodd Blvd, Lakeville, MN 55044 Light Appetizers will be providedYou Read more about DFL58 Meet & Greet Tonight, Monday March 26[…]

Nominations open for all positions in DFL58!

  Time is running out! Fill out your screening form to become an officer or director for DFL58. It’s a great way to work with other like-minded individuals and help elect more Democrats in 2018. The nominations committee recently formed and will hold screenings for the various positions over the next two weeks. Below are Read more about Nominations open for all positions in DFL58![…]

Video on caucusing in Minnesota

New convention video explains how to do walking sub caucus

  A set of short training videos, including one embedded above on walking sub-caucuses at conventions, have been produced and posted to YouTube by CD2’s Roxanne Mindeman, Betsy Lehman and Rick Condon. This is a great example of how individuals in CD2 come up with ideas to help us widen the blue wave and make Read more about New convention video explains how to do walking sub caucus[…]

Americans waste water every day.

Caucus Reminder: Running out of water?  Running out of time!

A water-saving shower head uses 2-4 gallons of water per minute.  If you take a 10-minute shower, you use 20-40 gallons of water.  Think about the other water you use.  Toilet flushing, hand washing, fruit washing, tooth brushing, running water to get it cold or get it hot, dish washing, clothes washing, glasses of water Read more about Caucus Reminder: Running out of water?  Running out of time![…]