We’re asking you to help us get out the vote for the January 5 runoff via social media! Reaching out to your family and friends about why you’re supporting Jon Ossoff, Rev. Raphael Warnock and Daniel Blackman will make a significant difference in this campaign.
We know, now more than ever, the political power that lies dormant within Black men. This why we, DeKalb Democrats and the Black Caucus of the Young Democrats of Georgia, are doing everything we can to activate Black men into action this election cycle. This Monday, we will have a conversation with panelist Reverend Raphael Warnock (candidate for Senate), Daniel Blackman (candidate for Public Service Commissioner), Councilman Khalid (candidate for mayor of South Fulton), and Mondale Robinson (founder of the Black Male Voter Project) Monday, 8 pm via Facebook Live and Zoom. The forum will discuss a wide range of topics from public health (COVID-19) and safety, voting rights and generational wealth building in addition to how the Democratic platform will work on the behalf of Black men. Read for more.Read More
It’s time to pack the room at the 9 am Board of Elections Meeting on Friday, October 3rd. Here are the specific asks and instructions. Send public comments from 9:00-9:30 am on Friday. Cc your commissioners. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for public comments. These are the key issues me must address in public comments:Read More
Voter Review Panel is a team consisting of Democrats, Republicans, and non-partisan members working together to judge voter intent for unclear paper ballots.
During the 2020 primary election, DeKalb County processed more absentee ballots than usual. We expect even more for the 2020 general election. Therefore, we need extra help making sure all ballots are properly counted in a timely manner. Your volunteer efforts will help ensure that DeKalb is able to report its vote accurately and promptly.
Exciting news! Dekalb Democrats’ phonebanks are now fully integrated with the Democratic Party of Georgia and the Biden-Harris campaign, giving you more options to make a difference over the coming 45 days.
Make a plan to phonebank regularly over the next 45 days, SIGN UP TODAY!!Read More
In response to public outcry over the November 2018 mid-term election, DeKalb County Commissioners hired consultants to do a process review of the Elections Department. We now have the consultants’ report that addresses the problems that DeKalb voters face, and recommends solutions for avoiding the problems in the future. Implementing these recommendations before the general election is critical. However, the DeKalb County Elections Department has been slow to adjust and has pushed back on implementing the consultants’ recommendations.
The DeKalb County Board of Elections must immediately implement the following recommendations in time to meet the November 3rd election challenges:Read More
Interested in running for office? The DeKalb County Democratic Committee will be qualifying candidates to run for county offices, beginning March 2, 9:00 am and ending March 6 noon at the DeKalb County Voter Registration and Elections, 4380 Memorial Drive, Decatur, GA 30032. (Room to be determined.) A notary will be available on site.
And 2020 Qualifying Fees may be found here.
Please contact DeKalb County Democratic Committee Chair John Jackson Chair@DeKalbDems.com if you have any questions.
Please follow our Facebook and Twitter accounts for the latest news on how to help with voter issues. It is going to have to have the most up to date information.
Brian Kemp’s Voting System Commission will meet on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 from 9:00 A.M until noon at Sewell Mill Library, 2051 Lower Roswell Rd in Marietta, GA. We need to show up in numbers! Please try to attend.
DeKalb County Democratic Party Turning Georgia Blue
Looking For Neighborhood Organizers
We are actively seeking neighborhood captains for all DeKalb County area precincts.
Come be a part of the team!
Attend an Information Meeting on Precinct organizing Thursday, August 3, 2017 7:00-9:00 at the Manual Maloof Building in downtown Decatur.