Candidates running in the May 2020 Election,
Congratulations on filing your candidacy to run in the May 2020 Primary Election. I know this is a big step and that you are very busy with your campaign.
We may have met and discussed the resources and support the Multnomah County Democratic (MCD) Party offers candidates. If not, I want to introduce myself to you and invite you to some upcoming events. I am Jenny Martinez, Chair of the Multnomah County Democratic Party Campaign and Candidate Liaison Committee. Our goal is to help Democrats get elected to office in Multnomah County.
As a Democrat running for office, we want you to know about the candidate opportunities:
Attend a Central Committee Meeting
Introduce Yourself and YOUR candidacy to some of the most Politically Active PCPs in Multnomah County at the monthly Central Committee meeting.
Opportunity to reach out to PCPs and recruit volunteers for your campaign.
Bring a method to sign up volunteers!
2nd Thursday of January, February, March, April and May 2020
Hollywood Senior Center at 1820 NE 40th Ave, Portland, OR 97212
Each candidate is allotted 3-10 minutes depending on the number of candidates that sign up.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to let us know you will be attending and we will give you time on the agenda starting at 7 pm.
Promote Your Events on Our Social Media and Calendar
Please take advantage of our social network and get your message out to our friends and followers.
Submit your event at ShareNews link https://multdems.org/
Coffee with Candidates
Members of the Campaign Committee would enjoy meeting with you to discuss your campaign and our resource offerings.
Please reach out to email@example.com to schedule a meeting.
Post Your Bio On Our Website
Our Candidate webpage is in development and should be available soon.
To get ahead, fill out this form to feature your bio on our candidate webpage.
Read the Multnomah County Democratic Party Platform
Offering candidates a unique opportunity to share their alignment, values, ideas, and actions on selected MCD Party Platform Planks and Legislative Actions.
Candidates will fill out the questionnaire and MCD will post your response on the Candidate webpage.
Drop off Your Campaign Materials to MCD HQ
Get your literature in the hands of the local party and promote your campaign by dropping off your campaign flyers and signs at Mult. Dems HQ at 3551 NE Sandy Blvd.
Participate in Candidate Forums
We are working with MCD District Leaders and Assistant District Leaders to develop forums in their House District
VAN Access for Local Candidates
Get access to the Voter file in your county. This will allow you to create maps for canvassing so you can connect with voters face to face.
Provides access to state voters records including
Phone numbers, voting history, address
Use VAN to target and improve your voter contacts to get to your WIN number.
Save the Date
- MCD Premier Fundraising Event on March 21st
- A special event is being planned to promote candidates!
- Information posted soon on multdems.org
To promote all Democratic voices the Democratic Party of Multnomah County does not endorse any one Democratic candidate over another in Primary and Nonpartisan races.