Democratic Municipal Officials Digest
Week of 7/20/2020
- Five days until COVID emergency assistance ends. Call your senators now to demand they pass the HEROES Act, including water security for every American.
Ideas for Cities
Advisory Board Updates
- ‘Strike for Black Lives’: Thousands to Walk Off Job to Protest Racial Inequality – Learn more about the Strike for Black Lives
News for Democrats
- Georgia governor bans cities from ordering people to wear face masks – Watch Savannah Mayor Van Johnson’s response to Kemp’s ban.
- The Next Disaster Is Just a Few Days Away – The end of COVID unemployment insurance triggers a chain of defaults on rent, mortgages, and the ability to buy necessities for struggling Americans.
- The QAnon Candidates Are Here. Trump Has Paved Their Way. – The newest incarnation of the Tea Party thrives on internet conspiracies.
Pic of the Week
Rest In Power, Representative John Lewis. May we continue to get in good trouble.