"Corporate contributions to the politicians leading the charge to pass abortion bans: AT&T: $196,600 across 6 states; Walmart: $57,700 across 6 states; Pfizer: $53,650 across 6 states; Eli Lilly: $66,250 across 5 states - Coca-Cola: $40,800 across 5 states; Aetna: $26,600 across 4 states" — via PUBLIC CITIZEN

TODAY: 2 EVENTS in support of Reproductive Rights!
FACEBOOK LIVE EVENT, here, 12:30-1pm: with State Rep. Jonathan Singer; Gena Ozols from NARAL Colorado; Elizabeth Hinkley from ACLU of Colorado. SEND QUESTIONS to: RepSinger@gmail.com For more information, go to NARAL Colorado & StopAbortionBans.org Contribute to the ACLU, here.
STOP THE BANS RALLY: 6th & Main, Longmont, 5–6pm. Bring positive, proactive signs in support of reproductive rights!

Meet & Greet Fundraiser for Marta Loachamin, Candidate for Boulder County Commissioner, Thursday, May 23, 5:30-7pm, RSVP for address: Info@Marta2020.org Suggested Contribution — Co-Hosts: $250 Guests: $50. If you cannot make the fundraiser, please consider a donation, here.  Marta's video, here. More info at Marta2020.org

THIS & EVERY Saturday: Longmont Leads with Love Weekly Vigil, 1–2pm, 6th and Main St.

LAD MONTHLY MEETING: "Medicare for All: Possibility, not Propaganda", Wednesday, June 5, 6:30pm, Longmont Public Library (not Front Range this time!), 4th & Kimbark. We'll explain exactly how Medicare for All can be paid for, with panel discussion, videos & testimonials — we'll put the fear, uncertainty and doubt to rest. JOIN US!

Gala and Games Fundraiser, Friday June 7, 5:30–8:30pm Mangiamo Pronto! 1601 17th St, Denver (one block from Union Station) — Colorado Foundation for Universal Health Care Tickets $80. With State Rep. Sonya Jaquez Lewis, State Senator Mike Foote, and T.R. Reid, author of "The Healing of America:  A Global Quest for Better, Cheaper, and Fairer Health Care". More info, here. RSVP here.

Boulder County Democratic Party Century Club Potluck Event, Sunday, June  9, 2–4pm, Avalon Ballroom, 6185 Arapahoe Rd, Boulder. A wrap up and celebration of our historic 2019 legislative session. Open to all active and returning Century Club members (Century Club comprises the BCDP's most valued donors, and you can be a member for only $10/month!). Please bring a dish to share. Beer and wine provided. To RSVP go to Fundraising@bocodems.org. Not sure if you’re an active member? Email: Julie_dadone@hotmail.com or call Julie at 303-776-7930. $27 Club members are invited too!

4th Annual Universal Health Care Conference, Saturday, June 29, 10am–4pm, Pipefitters Union Hall, 6350 Broadway, Denver — Colorado Foundation for Universal Health Care. Register here (required for attendance). More info, here.

Take the Indivisible 2020 Pledge, here.

TELL YOUR FRIENDS ABOUT Longmont Area Democrats! We are your one-stop for getting involved locally and nationally. We can point you to the best and most effective ways to be engaged. Check out our website at longmontdems.org, like us on facebook, follow us on twitter and if you know someone who'd like to sign up for this email blast, have them email us at longmontareadems@gmail.com with "sign me up" in the subject line.

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THANKS FOR ALL THAT YOU DO!

* Longmont Area Democrats does not officially endorse Democratic candidates during a primary (pre-nomination) period of an election, or any candidates for non-partisan races. But since voting and being politically informed is a progressive value, we will regularly post candidate events and volunteer opportunities. If you are a candidate with an event you'd like for us to promote, please send the information and links to longmontareadems@gmail.com


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