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This Week in News and Events: Mid October

October 16, 2017Blog Post
The End of October is Full of Events!
Take a moment to look below at all of the fun and informative events in our area between now and the end of the month.  Here are a few highlights:
  • The 11th Annual City Council Cancer Benefit on Tuesday the 17th
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Democratic Job Opening

October 3, 2017Blog Post

Jackson County Election Board

Voter Candidate Information Specialist


Responsible for recruiting and scheduling part-time election employees for Election Day and night duties.

Knowledge of modern office practices, procedures and equipment; basic typing skills of 75 words per minute; ability to work and communicate with voters.

Phone etiquette and interpersonal skills a must.

Ability to learn election databases/software quickly - training provided by JCEB.

Experience with Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Access.

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End of September News and Notes

September 25, 2017Blog Post

Republican Revolving Door Keeps Spinning

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We Remember Steve Glorioso

September 15, 2017Blog Post

Longtime Democratic Political Consultant Steve Glorioso Passes Away at 70


Sad news spread across our community Thursday afternoon that veteran political consultant and leader Steve Glorioso had passed away at age 70.  Over four decades, Glorioso had a giant impact on politics in Kansas City working on many campaigns both with candidates and public ballot issues including the most recent $800 million bond issue for infrastrucute updates. 

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This Week in News and Events

September 11, 2017Blog Post

We Reflect on the 16th Anniversary of the September 11th Attacks

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Busy Week of Events

September 5, 2017Blog Post

Here are a few quick notes and upcoming events you may want to know about.  If you have something you want to see listed next week, let Geoff know at


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Statement On Charlottesville and Response

August 24, 2017Blog Post

This Resolution was adopted by the Jackson County Democatic Committee at the quarterly meeting on August 22 on a vote of 63-0.



"The Jacoson County Democratic Central Committee of Missouri, to have an official statement on the events that have taken place in Charlottesville, Virginia. In a clear response to the hate groups, Ku Klux Klan, Neo-Nazis and White Supremacist rallies that took place August 12, 2017.

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Hillary Shields for State Senate

August 15, 2017Blog Post

The 8th Senatorial District Committee met over the weekend in Blue Springs and voted unanimously to accept Hillary Shields as our nominee for the November special election in eastern Jackson County.  We are very excited about her and the unique opportunity to pick up a huge win in the Missouri State Senate.

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Special Election, Greitens Payback and More

August 8, 2017Blog Post

Senator Will Kraus Resigns, Sets Up Special Election

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Medicare and Medicaid Celebrate Anniversary

July 31, 2017Blog Post

Medicare and Medicaid just celebrated its 52nd anniversary at a time when these critical programs have never been under more attack from the extreme right. Our own Chairman Paul Wrabec was there when these programs were signed into law right here in Jackson County. KCTV5 interviewed Paul about his experience witnessing the historic event and how the future of health care in American is in question.

Watch the video here!

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