Democratic Municipal Officials Digest
Week of 11/25/2019
Thank you to everyone who joined DMO for our National Breakfast Meeting last Friday, especially Secretary Julián Castro!
- Mayor Bill Peduto To Continue Legal Battle After Judge Tosses Laws Limiting Assault Weapons, Ammunition In Pittsburgh
- Municipal Workforces Don’t Always Reflect a City’s Population. Now, More Cities are Naming Chief Diversity Officers
Ideas for Cities
- When a deep red town’s only grocery closed, city hall opened its own store. Just don’t call it ‘socialism.’
- Local Governments Offer Tips on Deep Frying a Thanksgiving Turkey Without Burning the House Down – Seasonal PSAs can be a fun way to engage with the community while promoting public safety.
News for Democrats
- Views from North Carolina – See what Obama/Trump voters are saying in 2019