As expected, the Ohio legislature has come to an agreement on how to complete the March 17 Presidential Primary that was interrupted by the corona-virus threat to public health. Three major points: 1. If you already voted, your vote will be counted. 2. If you have not yet voted, you can download an absentee ballot application, […]
Even if we can’t get together in-person, we can still gather as a community of Democrats. We are going to hold our first Vote Blue Happy Hour on Zoom, hosted by Powell City councilwoman Heather Karr, and executive committee members Roopande Dirrig and Melanie Farkas. This will be a non-business meeting and allow us to […]
Absentee voting by mail is continuing in Ohio as the state legislature and courts decide what happens next. You may recall last week’s Ohio primary was postponed due to the public health risk posed by COVID-19. The Secretary of State and Governor proposed a new election date of June 2. However, several lawsuits were filed […]
Many people are wondering about the status of our election after a chaotic 24 hours. As I am sure you’ve seen, polls were not open on Tuesday, March 17, after an early morning ruling by the Ohio Supreme Court.
NOTE: On March 17, 2020, a ruling by the Ohio Supreme Court delayed Ohio’s Primary due to the coronavirus. The information on your ballot included in this article is still accurate for the primary, which may be rescheduled for June 2, 2020.
Ohio Wesleyan’s Mock Convention is a tradition more than 130 years in the making. Students held a mock Democratic National Convention on Feb. 21-22 and chose a presidential candidate. OWU student and Delaware Democrat, Mallorie Watts, wrote about her experience as co-executive director of the convention. I want to first thank the Delaware Democrats who […]
The Olentangy Local School District will be on the March 17, 2020 ballot with a single issue with three parts — an operating levy, a permanent improvement levy and a bond issue. The money raised from the passage of this issue will allow Olentangy Schools to continue to provide the level of academic excellence and […]
Membership to our party is more than just a word. The Delaware County Democratic Party believes in People First. We are a community of like-minded Democrats passionate about bringing change to our community and electing Democrats. We are focusing on these three priorities: Energize Local Democrats We hear way too often “Oh wow, I thought […]
This election year is the most important of our lifetime and many eyes are on Ohio AND Delaware County. The decisions we make at the polls in the March 17 primary and the election in November will impact us for years to come on a local, state, federal and global level. Make sure you are […]
The Delaware Gazette featured the chair of the Delaware County Democratic Party in the article, “Ohio Democrats name Watkins chair of 2019.”