October General Meeting
Sunday, October 18, 2020
(Check back for the Zoom link)
The Supreme Court and the Voting Rights Act: Shelby County v Holder, 2013
The Honorable Richard D. Sievers, Ret., The Nebraska Court of Appeals
Need help getting started with Zoom? Check out this introduction: https://youtu.be/6fIYWnfTc5o
Arizona General Election November 3, 2020
Here’s your guide to candidates for federal, state and local positions. Request a mail-in ballot now so you’ll be able to vote regardless of the pandemic situation at that time. Click here for information on how to sign up for a mail-in ballot.
For more detailed information about judges on the ballot, including methodology and rationales, go HERE.
Election Volunteer Opportunities
- Participate in Mission for Arizona volunteer opportunities. This is the campaign working with the AZ Dem Party to elect Mark Kelly and democrats up and down the ballot. Go to www.missionforarizona.com . Or contact Henry Large, our Green Valley field representative, email@example.com. Sign up for the weekly newsletter with upcoming events/opportunities. This is a well-organized ZOOM effort, providing volunteer training, tools needed, and debriefing social times.
- Volunteer for a favorite candidate. Candidate’s web sites have volunteer opportunities. Consider doing a ZOOM meet and greet for a candidate or hand out candidate’s literature.
- If you are a Pima County registered voter, Pima County is looking for poll workers. Contact Pima County Elections at 724-6830 or apply online at: https://azsos.gov/pollworker.
- Write Letters to the Editor for the GV news on specific issues. firstname.lastname@example.org
- Participate in Vote Forward. Vote Forward volunteers send 5-20 heartfelt handwritten letters to unregistered and low-propensity voters encouraging them to participate in our democracy. Vote Forward provides the letter text and AZ addresses. The letters have been shown to significantly boost voter turnout. http://www.votefwd.org
- DCSRA will, in the first 10 days of October, working with LD2, be doing a “blue card drop,” which involves no contact, card drops with valuable information for voters. DCSRA needs drivers and droppers! Please let Arlynne Ostlund know if you are interested in participating. email@example.com . You may also sign up in person at the DCSRA HQ.
Early Voting and Polling Locations
To determine your polling location go to Pima County Recorders Office, https://recorder.pima.gov
Under “Election Information” select “Polling Location”
Enter your address and the polling location will appear.
If you are voting in person on Election Day you must go to that polling location.
If you wish to drop your vote by mail ballot off, rather than mailing it, you may do so at the early voting site which is:
The Good Shepherd Church
17750 S. La Canada
Sahuarita, AZ, 85629
Early Voting is available:
10/26 through 10/30 Monday – Friday, 9 am – 5 pm
Emergency Voting is available:
Saturday, October 31, 9 am – 3 pm
Monday, November 2, 8 am – 5 pm
Questions: Call the Pima County Recorder’s Office: 520-724-4330