It takes a lot of people to run the primary election. We need you! The Collin County Democratic Party has paid and unpaid positions available for the March 1 Democratic Primary. If you’re interested and available, please complete the form below. Paid Positions Early Voting Polling Place Workers – 11 continuous days February 16-26. $10 […]
This month’s Third Saturday Educational Forum will focus on our declared candidates for the 2016 election. We have candidates for every Texas house district in Collin County! Come out to meet them each and other candidates running for county offices. You will have an opportunity to hear why they want to represent you. Saturday – […]
can you give me $5? What an amazing year! In the last six months alone, we Democrats have made tremendous progress towards ending one-party rule in Collin County. We have knocked on doors, held phone banks, registered many new voters, garnered media mentions, participated in local parades, festivals and other local events, including the Paxton […]
As all of you give thanks in your own fashion I would like to thank everyone who has helped us grow the Party in the past year – our Precinct Chairs, officers, committee chairs and members, those who have staffed events or worked in the office, and everyone else who has volunteered in any way. […]
In light of the recent heinous attacks by Daesh in Paris and Beirut and the Russian airline bombing, the County Executive Committee of the Collin County Democratic Party passed this resolution at its meeting Tuesday November 17: WHEREAS Collin County Democrats share the sorrow of victims of recent terrorism and grieve with them in the […]
At its meeting on November 17, the County Executive Committee of the Collin County Democratic Party passed this resolution: RESOLUTION CONCERNING THE TEXOMA AREA PARATRANSIT SYSTEM Whereas the Texoma Area Paratransit System (TAPS) has been mismanaged and is in financial debt causing the elimination of much needed services to the working disabled and the elderly, […]
Four young activists joined the Vote By Mail phone bank Wednesday night at the CCDP office. (Photo: Left to right: Mitch Little, Cristin Padgett, Karlea Smith, and Suzie Tkatch.) Mitch is a senior Political Science major at Trinity Christian Academy (TCA). He’s looking into colleges in Oklahoma and Texas, Cristin is one of our Candidate […]
Our Collin County Young Democrats have a big fundraiser and party this Friday. We’re going to dress up and join them! If you’re unable to attend, would you please consider a donation to CCYD (click here to donate). Funds raised to to base expansion scholarships and field training and operation programs. CCYD is committed to […]
Early voting is ON! There are seven amendments to the Texas Constitution on the ballot. We have voter guides in the CCDP offices from the League of Women Voters or you can go to their website; or visit VoteTexas.gov You can find early voting location information here. Early voting ends Friday, October 30.
The Collin County Young Democrats are hosting their 3rd Annual Liberally Spooky – Dia De Los Muertos HalloweenParty. This year’s event will be at Angela’s at the Crosswalk, 1010 East 15th Street in Plano. Tickets are $20 ($30 at the door) and include food, seating and live music (cash bar is available). It’s a costume […]
Students from Trinity Christian Academy in Addison volunteered for a special Vote By Mail phone banking session last week. Students Carlie Woodard, Brooke Herman, Lexie Blair, Courtney Kesler, Blair Blackburn made 422 calls in three hours! Government teacher Stephen Kimbrough encourages his students to learn through volunteering. Students earn credit for community service. Three credits means the […]
Third Saturday Educational Forum Series Hosted by the Democratic Party of Collin County You are invited to an informative presentation Saturday October 17, 2015 Meeting from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Registration at 9:30 a.m. Collin County Community College Library Room L201 A/B Spring Creek Campus Off Jupiter Road, South of Spring Creek Campus Ballpark […]
We could not be more thrilled with the 2015 Ann Richards Dinner! It was a truly amazing night. Congratulations to Hazel Weathers and Lynn Geinger, event co-chairs, and their committee for a very successful event. We really don’t have enough superlatives to describe their work. Many thanks to Congressman Joaquin Castro for being our keynote […]
Vote-By-Mail program volunteers made 790 calls in 32 hours! More volunteers are needed to reach all the folks on our target list by December 15th. Click here to volunteer. Thousands of Democrats with disabilities and seniors have used the mail in ballot to cast their vote for Democratic candidates. First we have to contact them.
Members of the Collin County Democratic Party attended Collin College’s Evening with Dr. Zan Holmes, a long time civil rights leader. Collin College hosted this event in commemoration of the 50th Anniversary of the 1965 Voting Rights Act.
Come One Come All! Collin County Democrats With Disabilities (CCDWD) Membership Meeting Saturday, September 26th, 11:00am-12:30p Collin County Democratic Party office Collin County Democrats With Disabilities is a North Texas-based organization committed to representing the needs and issues of people with disabilities. “Educating and Advocating for people with disabilities!”
Volunteers are needed to work the CCDP booth for the Plano Balloon Festival this weekend (Friday, Saturday and Sunday) and the following weekend to work the McKinney Oktoberfest. All shifts are available! If you volunteer, you also receive a pass to the festival with parking! If you wish to volunteer to man our booth, please fill […]
Are you ready to throw your hat in the ring, or just curious about what it takes? The Candidate Recruitment and Development Committee invites all Democrats to join us for a Candidate Info Session on Thursday, September 17th, 7:00-8:30 PM at the Collin Higher Education Center (CHEC), Room 135 (Board Conference Room) at Hwy 121 and Hwy 75. […]
In commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act, Collin College will host “An Evening with Dr. Zan Holmes” on Monday, September 21 at the Spring Creek campus (map); the event begins at 7 p.m. in the center conference room. Dr. Neil Matkin, President of Collin College, will make introductory remarks. History Professor Michael Phillips, […]
From Kate Garrison, DPCC Vote By Mail Project Coordinator: The Vote By Mail program is underway! Several thousands of Democrats with disabilities and senior citizens have used this program to cast their vote for Democratic candidates. All we have to do is contact them. Phone banks start this Friday and will run through December 15th. Sign […]
The August Final Friday will be at Delaney’s Irish Pub & Grill in McKinney, 6150 Eldorado Parkway(map), August 28, from 6:30 – 8:30. Join like minded folk for drink, eats and camaraderie in the spirit of Molly Ivins.
Position: Primary Election Administrator Location: DPCC Office in Plano Salary Range: To be determined by Texas Secretary of State’s office Exempt/Non-Exempt: Exempt Term: From November 1, 2015 to March 31, 2016 if there is no runoff, or June 30 2016 if there is Description SUMMARY This position is responsible for the planning, preparation and conduct […]