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46th President of the United States of America,Joseph Biden and Vice-President, Kamala Harris (2020-2024)
President Joseph R. Biden, Inaugural Speech, January 20, 2021.
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Congratulations to the two Georgia U.S. Senators who won the runoff contests January 5, 2021!
Jon Ossoff: https://electjon.com/
Rev. Raphael Warnock: https://warnockforgeorgia.com/
Nancy Pelosi (D), Speaker of the U.S. House of Representative: 1236 Longworth H.O.B.,Washington, DC 20515, phone: (202) 225-4965, hours: M-F 9-5:30pm
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NOTE: In person meetings have been TEMPORARILY POSTPONED due to virus health concerns. General meetings are normally held at the IHOP Restaurant, 202 S. Nicholson Ave. Santa Maria, 93454 (Freeway 101 and East Main Street)) GUESTS ARE WELCOME.
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- Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, January 17, 2022 January 16, 2022
- President Biden signs historic INFRASTRUCTURE BILL November 15, 2021. November 18, 2021
- What’s in the “Build Back Better” Bill? November 3, 2021
- Governor Newsom receives a landslide voter turnout to keep Cali BLUE! September 17, 2021
- (Click on image to read all) NO RECALL of Governor Gavin Newsom in September Election! June 23, 2021
- STAND WITH THE DEMOCRATS. April 8, 2021
- Women’s History Month March 2021 March 2, 2021
- Celebrating Black History Month, February 2021. February 16, 2021
- February 15, 2021 February 15, 2021
- CONGRATULATIONS to our 46th President of the United States, Joseph R. Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris! January 23, 2021
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- RESIST!! BE INVOLVED!
- 1 GUN CONTROL NOW!
- 27 National Monuments to protect
- 750 new Oil Wells proposed in Cat Canyon!!!
- BOYCOTT BUSINESSES
- CA Ban Fracking on California Central Coast
- Climate Change is a Survival Issue
- Climate change isn’t just political
- Corporations are NOT People
- DARK MONEY DONORS LISTS
- Update – AB 398 Passed July 2017. NO on AB 398 Cap & Trade
- TOPICS MENU
- 2nd Impeachment trial of D. Trump
- Democrat’s “Better Deal” for ALL Americans
- Is Climate Change real?
- Mueller Report
- REPORT A SUSPICIOUS OIL LEAK OR SPILL
- S.B. County Youth Resource Guide, Other 2-1-1 County Services
- The Trump-Ukraine Inquiry Impeachment Report (PDF)
- U.S. Government Websites
- Voting Rights Act of 1965
- What is the Green New Deal?
- 2 – MIXTECO/Indígena
- 4 – 2020 News and Election Updates
- 1 – November 3, 2020 local Democratic Endorsed Candidates
- 2 – 2020 Democratic Presidential Candidates
- 3 – CA Propositions on November 3, 2020 ballot
- 4 – 2020 Election Calendar in California
- 5 – Do you know your Representatives?
- 6a – March 3, 2020 Primary
- 6A – March 3 Primary Election Results/ Local District Endorsed Candidates
- 6B – Important notice for “No Party Preference” voters in the California March 3, 2020 Primary Election
- 6C – Who will be on the Santa Barbara County March 3, 2020 qualified candidate list?
- 6D – 2019 CA Democratic Party State Convention Endorsements
- 6b – FINAL NOV CERTIFIED ELECTION RESULTS
- 8 – View the ballot counting process for Santa Barbara County.
- 5 – Do You Know Your Representative?
- 6 – SMV Young Dems
- 7 – LOCAL ACTION ITEMS!!!
- 8 – Club Past and Future Events
- 9a – DCSMV endorses “SUPPORT OF RACIAL JUSTICE”
- 9b – Letter from DCSMV President, Beth Schneider/Jan 6, 2021
- 1 – About Us/Join DCSMV
- Santa Barbara County approved Redistricting Maps
- What is a Democrat?
- “Individually we are one drop. Together we are an ocean. ” – Ryunosuke Satoro
- Unity is Strength
- 1 Quick contact reference MOC’s
- 2 Assemblyman contact
- 3 Complete Directory of U.S. Congress
- AB-14/& SB 651 Fight Dark Money
- AB-165 Gov. search devices
- AB-424 Close loophole on firearms
- H.R. 356 Examine Russian interference
- H.R. 496 Protect immigrants
- H.R. 676 Single Payer Health Care Bill
- S 1460 Vote NO
- SB-30 Contracts for the Wall
- SB562 Health Care For All
- UPDATE – BILL PASSED AND SIGNED INTO LAW. NO on AB 398
- UPDATE-PASSED Sept 2017. SB54 CA Values Act, Sanctuary state
- YES ON HR 3671. Federal.
- 1 – Click Here: Elect Joe Biden
- 2 – Click here: Re-Elect Salud Carbajal
- 3 – Click here: Elect Monique Limon
- Click Here: Democratic Endorsed Candidates S.B. County-wide Nov. 3, 2020
- 2) YES ON HR 3671
- 750 New Oil Wells proposed in Santa Barbara County. STOP!!
- CA A.G. Becerra and Exxon
- CA Stop Water Aquifer Exemptions. Protect California’s Water.
- CARRIZO PLAIN Central Coast PROTECT
- Elizabeth Warren, Condemn Trump Paris Agreement Withdrawal
- Greenpeace Petition EPA cuts
- No to U.S. Banks funding Keystone XL
- Protect 27 National Monuments
- Protect the Clean Power Plan to Fight Climate Change
- Renewable Energy 100%
- S 1460 REJECT the Trump-McConnell Dirty Energy Bill
- Save the EPA
- Stop Trump attacks on EPA
- 2017 January-July political events
- Congressman Salud Carbajal opened new office in Santa Maria August 8, 2017.
- Joan Hartmann, SB County Supervisor, opens office in Santa Maria, August 29, 2017
- May 2, 2018 Carbajal and Ostrander Announce Legislation to Disclose Corporate Election Spending
- 800,000 Dreamers at risk!
- SOJOURNERS/Faith in Action
- TELL TRUMP NO WALL.
- TELL TRUMP TO PROTECT DREAMERS
- Big Lies about CA Single Payer Healthcare begins.
- STAND WITH PLANNED PARENTHOOD
- Take back the House in 2018. Donate $1.
- VOTE OUT 7 CA (R) REPS IN 2018
- CA HEALTH CARE FOR ALL SB562
- MEDICARE FOR ALL
- Negotiate prescription drug prices.
- Share your ACA story
- CALL ON BILLS TODAY!
- SIGN Environment
- SIGN Get Money out of Politics
- SIGN HEALTHCARE
- SIGN IMMIGRATION AND DACA
- SIGN Protect Funding
- SIGN RESIST and DESIST
- Discussion on November 2018 Propositions
- Don’t mess with Social Security
- Protect Meals on Wheels
- Protect Planned Parenthood
- Save SMCTV! Urge the Board of Supervisors to support the local public access station!
- SAVE the Arts and Humanities
- Stand with Planned Parenthood.
- Elect by Popular Vote
- GOP TAX PLAN
- Resist the NRA in all 50 states
- Revoke Jared Kushners Interim-Security Clearance.
- Stop false claims of voter fraud.
- GREEN POWER. BE AN ACTIVIST IN SANTA MARIA/SANTA BARBARA COUNTY
- Support 28th Amendment. Overturn Citizens United.