Jim Gallagher

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Mar 14

ANNOUNCEMENT! Candidate training is continuing April 7th! Strategic Communication will be the topic of this session! We want all Democrats to run for local office so sign up and learn how!

SIGN UP HERE BY CLICKING ON THE LINK AND/OR DROP US A LINE AT kjgalla2@gmail.com for the February 10 session to be held in San Bernardino! Featured speakers will be a rep from Sacramento FPPC and a local City Clerk who will explain the regulations and Fair Political Practices requirements when running for office! Donations of …

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Feb 20

Teixeira: Yes Trump’s Approval Rating Is Up, No That Doesn’t Mean the Democrats Won’t Succeed in November

by staff, February 20th, 2018 4:29 AM EST in http://thedemocraticstrategist.org/2018/02/teixeira-yes-trumps-approval-rating-is-up-no-that-doesnt-mean-the-democrats-wont-succeed-in-november/ The following article by Ruy Teixeira, author of The Optimistic Leftist and other works of political analysis, is cross-posted from his blog:  Trump’s approval rating has clearly gone up in the last month, from a little under 40 percent to a little under 42 percent, according …

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Jan 30

NYT- Can Democrats Follow #MeToo to Victory?- Reporter Thomas B. Edsall JAN. 18, 2018

 Many think the issue of sexual harassment — embodied in the #MeToo movement — will work to the advantage of Democrats in upcoming elections. A mid-December NBC News/Wall Street Journal Survey gave the party a three to one advantage over Republicans on the matter. But it is hardly guaranteed to do so. Views of sexual …

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Jan 30

Why SB-1 Road Repair and Accountability Act of 2017 is needed

Text of this bipartisan approved bill here at this link: https://leginfo.legislature.ca.gov/faces/billNavClient.xhtml?bill_id=201720180SB1 The recall against our State Senator SD29 is unwarranted considering the following. In fact, he promoted a Constitutional amendment to assure the monies allocated would be spent on only the road repair projects. Read on: The Legislature finds and declares all of the following: …

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Dec 31

California could flip the House, and these 13 races will make the difference

California could flip the House, and these 13 races will make the difference By Christina Bellantoni, Julie Westfall and Allison Wisk Design by Joe Fox Sept. 13, 2017 Updated Nov. 20, 2017 Next update: January 2018 The stakes are high in the 2018 midterm elections: control of the U.S. House. For Democrats to reclaim power, …

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Oct 06

Time Magazine: California Just Became a ‘Sanctuary State.’ Here’s What That Means

http://time.com/4960233/california-sanctuary-state-donald-trump/ Thank you Gov. Brown! California Just Became a ‘Sanctuary State.’ Here’s What That Means Katy Steinmetz Oct 05, 2017 California Gov. Jerry Brown on Thursday signed a so-called “sanctuary state” bill that will limit cooperation between local officials and federal immigration enforcement. The measure is one of the most high-profile ways that Democrats in …

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Oct 06

Eight Democratic Candidates are running in CD 39 against Ed Royce!

https://ballotpedia.org/California%27s_39th_Congressional_District_election,_2018   All U.S. congressional districts, including the 39th Congressional District of California, are holding elections in 2018. Candidate Filing Deadline Primary Election General Election Pending June 5, 2018 November 6, 2018 California’s 39th District was listed as one of the DCCC‘s initial targets in 2018.  

Jul 25

Why we must Impeach Donald J. Trump

Donald Trump News, Analysis and Opinion from POLITICO Follow the latest news each day to see the reason we must Impeach click on the link http://www.politico.com/news/donald-trump              

Jul 03

Stop the Recall- Do Not Sign!

The campaign opposing the recall of California Sen. Josh Newman unveiled a lawsuit Thursday calling on a judge to stop the effort from moving forward. The suit, filed in Sacramento County by three Newman supporters, alleges that the petition to remove the freshman Democrat from office violates California election law with false statements about the …

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Apr 03

Read LA Times Opinion Section, Apr. 2, 2017 “Our Dishonest President”