Democratic Municipal Officials Digest
Week of 11/16/2020
Today – It’s not too late to register for the “Oh So Blue” Celebration featuring Keynote Speaker Rep. Adam Schiff.
Please join DMO in welcoming our new President, Philadelphia Council Member Derek Green. President Emeritus and Detroit Councilman Scott Benson will remain on the Board as Fundraising Chair.
DMO welcomes two new Board members this November – College Park, MD Council Member Denise Mitchell and Warren, MI Councilmember Angela Rogensues.
We also bid a very warm farwell to Northfield, MN Council Member Suzie Nakasian, who is stepping down from our Board after years of dedicated service.
Ideas for Cities
- Medical Experts, Not NYPD, Will Respond to 911 Mental Health Calls as Part of Pilot – Incorporating mental health experts in 911 response provides better care to those in need, while freeing up police to tackle violent crime.
News for Democrats
- Grassroots Organizers Flipped Georgia Blue. Here’s How They Did It. – Want to flip more states blue? It takes consistent organizing efforts, specific to each community’s values and needs.