Updates

Updates from the Mesa County Democrats

State Rep. Dan Thurlow Town Hall Meeting 3/11

State Rep. Dan Thurlow will be holding a Town Hall Meeting on Saturday, March 11th at 10:00am. at Grand Junction City Hall Auditorium, 250 N 5th St., Grand Junction, CO 81501. If you have any questions or concerns about Rep. Thurlow's bill to "fine tune" Tabor, come...

G.J. City Council Candidates Forum

Come to the Grand Junction City Council Candidates Forum and hear where the candidates stand on local issues. Candidates will take audience questions in written form. Where: City Hall Auditorium, 250 N. 5th St. When: Thursday, March 23, 2017 Time: Doors open at 6:30...

What to Do if ICE Comes to Your Door

What should you do if ICE comes to your door? KKCO 11 News ran a story tonight citing the website of UnitedWeDream.org, the largest youth-led immigrant organization in the country. The group addresses inequities and obstacles faced by immigrant youth, and has created...

Western CO Days of Action Meeting on Healthcare

Western Colorado Days of Action's Healthcare Committee will be meeting Thursday, March 2nd, 4:00pm at the Universalist Unitarian Congregation at 536 Ouray Ave, Grand Junction, CO 81501 (across from the Mesa County Public Library). - It will work on issues, messaging...

Mesa County Employee Loses Job Over Apology Demand

A mechanic who worked in Mesa County's fleet management department and who criticized County Commissioner Rose Pugliese via email for comments she made at a public hearing about employees receiving raises was told he had to sign a letter of apology to save his job. He...

Today’s Action

The countdown for the Senate to vote on Scott Pruitt's nomination to head the EPA has started. Please call: Senator Cory Gardner 202-224-5941 (DC) 970-245-9553 (GJ) and Senator Michael Bennet 202-224-5852 (DC) 970-241-6631 (GJ) and tell them to reject Pruitt to head...

Grand Valley Days of Action & More

We encourage you all to get involved in Grand Valley Days of Action planned by local churches, nonprofits, activist groups and The Mesa County Democrats, which is a sponsor and is helping organize the signature event: The Women's March in Grand Junction Saturday,...

Action Lined Up For 2017

Happy Holidays All! And thanks again to all who supported the Mesa County Dems this year. Enjoy safe and fun holidays however you spend them. While 2016 is in the books, we have lots to work on in 2017. There is rising interest here to work on progressive causes and...