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Runoff Primary Election

Early Voting from June 29 to July 10
Note: 7/3/20 & 7/4/20 is Holiday
Election Day, Tuesday
July 14

Candidate to US House District 24
Metrocrest Democrats
Endorses
Kim Olson
Kim Olson photo
Metrocrest Democrats endoresed Kim Olson
over Candace Valenzuela who has shown false
claims of her record and disappointed us again
by campaigning with Republicans.
Here is an evidence Video (Go to time point 57:39) supporting Candace resigning from Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD Board in
Dec. 2019, 5-months before
the end of her 3-year term, abandoning her
commitment to students & teachers, even
while filing to run for the US House 8 months
prior to her resignation.

Image below is a Link showing a video of
her campaigning with Republican candidate
Ron Simmons.

Candace with Republican Ron Simmons

And here is another video of her campaigning with Republican Ron Simmons
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Joint Elections

will be held on Nov. 3, 2020

Upcoming Events  

Metrocrest Democrats Meetings
Due to the restrictions stemming from COVID-19
our monthly meeting is cancelled for the coming months.


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Coronavirus (COVID-19)

please see this Link.


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The most dangerous man in America
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Trump is holding up the $1,200 payments
to Americans until he can put
his name on the checks


Trump and Mnuchin are letting
the banks steal your COVID-19 $1,200


Trump declares himself a dictator.
Blue-state governors organize.
A breakup is now on the table


This is awkward: CIA warned
employees against Trump's wonder drug


www.msn.com
A History of why the US is the only
rich country without universal health care

By: Annalisa Merelli

"Currently, the US spends two to three times as much
per capita on health care as most industrialized countries.

Of this burden, an estimated two thirds falls on the government’s shoulders, when one accounts for
entitlements (Medicare and Medicaid), the cost of health insurance for government workers, and tax credits that subsidize private insurance plans for other people.
“Most Americans have publicly funded health care,”
either in full or in part,says David Himmelstein,
professor of public health at CUNY and author of the
estimate. “The government spends much more than
other countries, but it’s an opaque system.”
The government’s role is mostly to subsidize the
astronomical costs set by the for-profit market.

Many Americans think their system is expensive because
it’s very good. They are wrong: The US ranks 28th,
below almost all other rich countries, when it comes to
the quality of its healthcare assessed by UN parameters ...
"
Read full article


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Mission Statement
The mission of the Metrocrest Democrats is to advance the success of the Democratic Party throughout suburban northwest Dallas and
southeast Denton Counties by promoting
active civic participation, educating on values
and issues, and supporting candidates
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Application for Ballot by Mail
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For Dallas County this link
mail to:
Dallas County Elections
1520 Round Table Dr.
Dallas, TX 75247

For Denton County this link
mail to:
Denton County Elections Administration
701 Kimberly Drive, Suite A101
Denton, TX 76208

For Collin County this link
mail to:
Collin County Elections Department
2010 Redbud Blvd. Suite 102
McKinney, TX 75069


Register to Vote for Elections

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By-mail: Postmarked 30 days before
Election Day
Online: Not Available


2020 update: Register to vote in Texas:
click here
For Voter Registration Department:
click here

To check your voter registration status:
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For Election-Related Information
in Dallas County these are the websites:

www.DallasDemocrats.org

  www.DallasCountyVotes.org

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all your friends are too.



For more information and resources for
voting in Texas, visit VoteTexas.gov
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County Election Contacts

Dallas County: 214-819-6300
www.dallascountyvotes.org

Collin County: 1-800-687-8546
www.collincountytx.gov

Denton County: 940-349-3200
www.votedenton.com

Kaufman County: 972-932-0298 www.kaufmancounty.org/elections

Tarrant County: 817-831-8683
access.tarrantcounty.com/en/elections.html

For more help, including how to check your registration status, contact the
Texas secretary of state at
1-800-252-8683 or
visit votetexas.gov


Dallas County
New Voting Process
See demo videos below:

New check-in (pollbook) system

New voting machines


Learn about Countywide Vote Centers.
Dallas County residents can vote at any Polling Place
within Dallas County to solve the confusion of
voting at the precinct locations.
This will offer the convenience of Early Voting
location to Election Day as well.


ResistX
ResistX, is a non-profit that facilitates
awareness of upcoming
political demonstrations via
texts and emails


Know Your Rights:
What To Do If Your Rights Are Violated
at a Demonstration or Protest

See this ACLU link




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