Wow! What an exhilarating day it has been! We want to express our heartfelt gratitude and appreciation to each and every one of you who turned out, called, emailed, and took action.
Citizens are allowed to voice County related opinions, concerns, requests, etc. during the Public Comment portion of the Commission meeting.
Last night at our monthly action meeting, our post seat holders elected our state committee members to represent us at the state party level for the next four years.
Meet your state committee representatives:
Fulton County State Committee
|Commission District 1||Commission District 2||Commission District 3|
|Sean Calahan||Zane Malas||Marc Schlather|
|Lauren Higdon||Marley Brown||Brandon Goldberg|
|Phil Lunney||Hope Mays||Ted Frankel|
|Terri Crawford||Bob Gibeling|
|Commission District 4||Commission District 5||Commission District 6|
|Erica Pines||LeWanna Tucker||Rodney Littles|
|Jen Rafanan||Gloria Jenkins||Aaron Johnson|
|Al Turnell||Helen Willis||Damita Chatman|
|Patricia Lovett||Jaceey Sebastian|
We want to thank everyone who ran to be on the state committee, and we encourage everyone to stay involved! Come to our events, become a post seat holder (if you haven’t already!) and pay your $25 dues!
DPG Press Release: Thursday, June 1, 2017
Atlanta, GA – Democratic Party of Georgia Chair DuBose Porter issued the following statement on Donald Trump’s decision to pull the United States from the Paris Climate Accord. Read More
Georgia Democrats press Isakson, Perdue to condemn Trump intel disclosure
Atlanta Journal-Constitution // Greg Bluestein
May 16, 2017
Georgia Democrats pressed Sens. Johnny Isakson and David Perdue to condemn President Donald Trump for revealing highly classified intelligence to Russian officials, reminding them they co-sponsored legislation that would sanction anyone who exercised “extreme carelessness” in handling confidential information.
Democratic Party of Georgia head DuBose Porter said Tuesday that Trump has “undermined the trust of our allies and imperiled our national security” and referred to legislation both Republicans sponsored in July 2016 that would strip security clearances for those who mishandle sensitive info. Read More
DPG Press Release: Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Atlanta, GA – Democratic Party of Georgia Chair DuBose Porter issued the following statement in response to the firing of FBI Director James Comey.
“Donald Trump’s authoritarian rule knows no bounds. First he fires Sally Yates and now Comey—the man responsible for investigating Trump’s ties to Russia. Read More
DPG Press Release: Thursday, May 4, 2017
Atlanta, GA – Today, Georgia’s Republican Congressional Delegation voted to strip health care from 24 million Americans to pay for a $600 billion tax cut for millionaires and billionaires. If Trumpcare becomes law, seniors will be saddled with higher premiums. Further, 4,316,000 Georgians with pre-existing conditions—including those with cancer, children with disabilities, and those who are pregnant—will at best see higher premiums and at worst complete loss of health care coverage. Democratic Party of Georgia Chair DuBose Porter issued the following statement.
DPG Press Release: Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Atlanta, GA – Democratic Party of Georgia Chair DuBose Porter issued the following statement on Jon Ossoff’s victory and what’s next for Georgia Democrats in the 6th Congressional District.