An apology for it all

By Josh Moon Alabama Political Reporter I’m sorry. That’s what I’m supposed to say here, it seems. A bunch of other media outlets and columnists have apologized after last Tuesday’s election results, after they were so wrong and after they so misjudged the country and its anger. I guess I should offer an apology too….

Who’s on Your Burleson County Democratic Straight-Ballot?

Straight-ballot voting or straight-party voting is the practice of voting for every candidate that a political party has on a general election ballot. In Texas, a vote for a straight-party Democratic ticket casts votes for all party candidates in all races where the party is fielding a candidate, including the President, Vice President, members of Congress,…

Voter ID Basics

Bring a Photo ID to Vote. Don’t have an ID? Don’t worry you can still vote and it is easy! What to bring with you to vote: When you vote in Texas, show one of the following photo IDs at your polling place: ● TX Driver’s License issued by the Department of Public Safety ● TX…

Early Voting and Election Day Locations & Times

Early Voting: Early voting starts on October 24, 20016. Every Burleson County registered voter may vote at ANY of the following Early Vote locations. Election Day (Tuesday, November 8, 2016): Burleson County registered voters may vote at their designated precinct voting location.   If you have additional questions, contact Burleson County Chair, Linda Arbuckle: email burleson.co.democrats@gmail.com or call (979)596-1917

We Still Need Poll Watchers!

Poll watchers are essential to ensuring that elections are a success. We need local Democrats to work the polls on election day (Tuesday, November 8th), so that all Democrats can vote at their designated polling locations. Pay is $8-9/hour. The Burleson County Democratic Party will conduct a training for those interested. If interested, contact Burleson…

Nov 1, 2016 Election School Training

If you think elections are “rigged”, learn more about it! Election School Training is open to the public. The training will be on Tuesday November 1, at 5:30, in the District Courtroom on the 3rd floor of the Courthouse. For more information, contact Burleson County Chair, Linda Arbuckle: email burleson.co.democrats@gmail.com or call (979)596-1917

It’s Easy to Vote By Mail!

Who May Vote By Mail:  To be eligible to vote by mail in Texas,  you must: be 65 years of age or older; be disabled (homebound); be out of the county on election day and during the period for early voting  by personal appearance; or be confined in jail, but otherwise eligible. Note: A voter in a nursing…

May 19th, 2016 Become a Deputized Voter Registrar

Become a Deputized Voter Registrar Thursday, May 19, 2016 at 5:30 PM – 7 PM Event created by: Democratic Activists Of The Brazos Valley LINK TO REGISTER We have set a time for the Volunteer Deputy training for Thursday May 19th, 2016 at 5:30pm here at the Tax Office. If you know of anyone wanting to…

2016 Volunteer Training Program (Webinar Series)

It takes volunteers to build a local party. As individuals, we each have our own gifts, talents and interests. Which of these are you willing to train in to ensure the success of your local party? All training sessions will be conducted online using GoToWebinar.com, and will take place every Monday and Wednesday at 5 pm CST, beginning on March 21st. CLICK…

Join Texas Voices

The Texas Voices program is a statewide messaging initiative designed to expand our reach delivering the Democratic message to our base. Participants are trained to become effective progressive voices in their communities and build a progressive echo chamber across all media markets in Texas. Whether it is through opinion pieces, letters to the editor, pitching…

County Convention RSVP

Saturday, March 19at 10:30 AM. At the Burleson County Democratic Party County Convention, local Democrats will: cast their delegate vote for U.S. President, vote on resolutions to pass onto the Texas Democratic Party for the state convention and select delegate representatives to attend the state convention at the Alamodome in San Antonio. Lunch will be served….

Volunteer to Canvas

Canvassing in local neighborhoods is the most effective way to talk with community members about the issues that matter to them and make sure that they are registered to vote. We use canvassing to talk to voters about issues that matter to them, spread our message and recruit new volunteers. Contact Burleson County Chair, Linda Arbuckle:…