DPG is hiring!

DPG’s Coordinated Campaign team is still hiring Organizers for this election cycle. We are looking for passionate, hardworking individuals who are committed to building a coordinated campaign working to elect Democrats up and down the ballot in November 2022. Please encourage strong candidates you know to apply! No previous campaign experience is required for the Organizer position.

The DPG is also currently hiring for the following positions:

Chief of Staff

Regional Organizing Director

Digital Organizer

Campus Organizer

Organizer

Deputy Data Director

Deputy Training Director

Deputy Voter Protection Director

Regional Voter Protection Director

Deputy Political Director (AAPI Outreach)

Deputy Communications Director

Grassroots Outreach Canvassers

Digital Strategist

For more information, visit CAREERS – DEMOCRATIC PARTY OF GEORGIA

Let’s Fight! Let’s Vote! Let’s Win! Gala

This is the Fulton Democrats signature fundraising event. Join us for special guests, dinner, dancing, and an amazing experience.

About this event

We are so appreciative for your support. You make it possible to provide necessary resources for Democrats candidates and officials by attending the We Fight! We Vote! We Win! Gala.

Arrive early for silent auction and meet-and-greet.

Link for tickets: https://secure.actblue.com/donate/fulton_gala

Please bring your ticket for discounted parking at the Hyatt.

See you soon!

Date and time

Sat, September 17, 2022

7:00 PM – 10:00 PM EDT

Location

Hyatt Regency Atlanta

265 Peachtree Street Northeast

Atlanta, GA 30303

Statewide Candidate Forum & Meet and Greet

Join us for a statewide candidate forum on April 28th moderated by Summer Jackson and Rashad Richey. The forum will cover the following primaries: Lt. Governor, Labor Commissioner, Public Service Commission. There will be a meet and greet held at 6pm, followed by the start of the forum at 7pm. The forum will be held at Ebenezer Baptist Church (101 Jackson St. NE, Atlanta, GA, 30312). We hope to see you all there! 

Get your tickets here: https://t.co/euPjS7v0aW.

Qualifying 2022

Qualifying Period is March 7, 2022 (9:00 am – 5:00 pm) through March 11, 2022 (9:00 am – 12:00 pm). Qualifying will be held at the Democratic Party County Office:
DEMOCRATIC PARTY (FULTON COUNTY)
501 Pulliam St., Suite 400 Atlanta, GA 30312 | Phone: 770.548.0923 | info@fultongop.org https://fultondems.org/

Ms. LeWanna Heard-Tucker
Chairperson Phone:770-744-1807
Email: chair@fultondems.org

Helpful Tips

Please make checks payable to the Fulton County Democratic Party Committee (FCDPC).

Please notarize your documents before you visit the party office. There is no guarantee that a notary will be onsite.

Documents

2022 FILING FEES

The following qualifying fees were set by the Fulton County Board of Commissioners for county offices to be filled in the upcoming primary elections and elected by Fulton County voters in 2022:

CAMPAIGN REPORTS

Local Candidates and Public Officials are required to file their reports with the Local Filing Entity (Fulton County Department of Registration and Elections). Although Local Filers are assigned a Filer ID and password when they submit an eFiling PIN application, they are still required to file the original report with the Local Filing Officer. Although many local filers log into the eFiling system and file, reports are not considered “filed” until they are filed with the appropriate local filing entity.  O.C.G.A. § 21-5-34 (a)(3)(4)

Campaign Contribution Disclosure Report Filing Schedule

ELECTRONIC CAMPAIGN FILING

Fulton County uses the Easy Campaign Finance Portal to receive campaign documents electronically from Candidates and Elected Officials for Fulton County offices.

Easy Campaign Finance Registration Instructions:

  1. Click Register at the top of the page. 
  2. Under User Account Info, from the “Candidate or Committee you represent” drop down menu, choose New Candidate
  3. Select a Position: Filer/Self
  4. Select an Office, Candidate Type: Candidate
  5. Enter your name and other contact information and click Next at the bottom.

Once registration is complete, our office will receive notification to approve your request.

Once approved, you will then be able to electronically file the following:

  • Declaration of Intent (DOI) – file with local county filing officer before accepting campaign funds.
  • Register Committee (RC) – to register and name Campaign Committee
  • Exemption Affidavit Not To Exceed $2,500 – file with local county filing officer if candidate does not plan to spend or receive over $2,500.
  • Campaign Contribution Disclosure Report – File with local county filing officer if spending or receiving more than $2,500 as listed in the filing schedule.
  • Personal Financial Disclosure Report – due to local county filing officer within 15 days of qualifying

It’s Time to Qualify!!

Candidate Qualifying 2022

Qualifying Period: March 7, 2022 through March 11, 2022, for a Political Party Candidate to file a Notice of Candidacy to have their name placed on the General Primary Ballot O.C.G.A. §21-2-153 (c)(1); and for a Nonpartisan Candidate to file a Notice of Candidacy to have their name placed on the General Primary/Non-Partisan Ballot, O.C.G.A. §21-2-132, 21-2-172, 21-2-187.

The General Primary will be held on May 24, 2022, and the General Election will be held on November 8, 2022.

Qualifying Dates and Times:

  • Monday March 7 from 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday, March 8 from 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday, March 9 from 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Thursday March 10 from 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Friday, March 11 from 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Location: Democratic Party, 501 Pulliam Street, Ste. 400, Atlanta, Georgia 30312

The following Fulton County Partisan Offices qualify with their respective Party chairperson:

  • Board of Commissioners
  • Sheriff
  • Solicitor General
  • Tax Commissioner
  • Surveyor
  • Clerk of Superior Court

Candidate Information: https://www.fultoncountyga.gov/inside-fulton-county/fulton-county-departments/registration-and-elections/candidate-information