Friday 7 February 2020: I’m updating this post with links to specific opportunities to work on statewide GOTV campaigns. They’re located at the end of the article.
We’ve all fretted over the voter registration purges that the Repubes are engaged in around the country in their effort to suppress the vote and rig the 2020 election in their favor. Now’s your chance to fight back and make a difference!
If you’re game, here’s what you do! You’ve got three choices: (1) Neera suggested contacting the state Democratic Party of the state you’re interested in, (2) contact her and she’d hook you up, or (3) contact a specific campaign, so I’m listing contacts here:
State Democratic Parties
Listings here do not constitute an endorsement. These are just the good folks who have given me a website to link to.
Marquita Bradshaw is running for Lamar Alexander’s senate seat in Tennessee. Given the gaslighting BS that he just laid on the country and the pure cray-cray that the junior, soon to be senior, senator, Marsha Blackburn, has been pulling outta the crack of her ass, Tennesseans just might could be ready for a Democrat. If you’d like to spend your vacation lending a hand, here’s the website where you can make it happen: Marquita Bradshaw for Senate 2020.
WisDems is the website of the Wisconsin Democratic Party. This weekend (Saturday 8 and Sunday 9 February) they held a statewide canvass event. I know it is too late for you to join that, but they have other events that you can join. You can find them on their Get Involved page. (Updated: Friday 7 February 2020)
Let me know in the comments if you are considering it, how its going, whether or not I can help, what your experience was like volunteering, anything at all.
Post image using Creative Commons.
The Neera Tanden tweet is a screen grab of her actual tweet.